The MassINC Polling Group has collected consumer sentiment survey data each quarter since January 2011 and released the resulting consumer sentiment indexes as a part of it's quarterly Trend Monitor.
The Consumer Sentiment Report, released as an "Opinion Brief", is the first detailed analysis of the consumer sentiment survey data.
The report teaser reads:
"Consumer confidence fell this quarter to the lowest level in over a year, according to poll data released today by The MassINC Polling Group. The Massachusetts Index of Consumer Sentiment dropped about 15 points to 71.2 since October 2012, a reversal of a yearlong trend of steady improvements in consumers’ outlook."Read the complete report here.