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Gallup: US Economic Confidence Surges to 9-Year High

Gallup’s Economic Confidence Index has soared to its highest level in its nine-year history as America’s stock market basks in Donald Trump’s presidential victory. The latest score of +6 for the week ending Nov. 27 inched past the previous high of +5 recorded in January 2015. The index was -11 in the last full week before the Nov. 8 election, but then jumped to +4 the week after. Gallup noted that the change was largely attributable to Republicans becoming more optimistic about the economy’s direction. Gallup’s U.S. Economic Confidence Index…

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