The University of Michigan’s preliminary June consumer sentiment index reading was 69.0 compared to May’s 68.7, April’s 65.1 and March’s 57.3, according to market sources. Economists polled by Thomson Reuters had predicted a 69.5 reading.

The expectations index was 65.4 compared to 69.4 in May, 63.1 in April and 53.5 in March. The current conditions index was 74.5 compared to 67.7 in May, 68.3 in April and 63.3 in March.

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