Economy Aug 27

People shop at an H&M store during the grand opening of the The Hudson Yards development, a residential, commercial, and retail space on Manhattan's West side in New York City, on March 15, 2019. Photo by Brendan McDermid/Reuters
U.S. consumer confidence dips slightly in August

The Conference Board, a business research group, said Tuesday that its consumer confidence index edged down to 135.1 in August, slightly below a July reading of 135.8, which had been the highest since November.