Eurozone consumer confidence improves in January
The confidence indicator for the eurozone rose to -7.9 this month from a downwardly-revised -8.3 in December, but came in well below consensus expectations for a reading of -6.5.
The indicator for the EU, meanwhile, ticked down 0.2 points to -7.8.
Still, both remained well above their respectively long-term average of -11.3 and -10.5. ■