RTTNews - Wednesday, Italian economic think tank ISAE said its consumer confidence indicator stood at 104.9 in May, unchanged from April. Meanwhile, economists had forecast an increase to 105. The latest reading was the highest since December 2007.

The gauge for households' assessment regarding the general economic situation rose to 77.1 from 74.8. At the same time, the current situation index was slightly up to 113.5 from 112.5.

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