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Is it any surprise that consumer sentiment is the worst in two years?

posted 552 weeks ago on BloggingStocks

Filed under: Wal-Mart (WMT), Kohl's Corp (KSS), Economic data, Taser Intl Inc (TASR), Federal ReserveConsumer sentiment fell to its lowest level in two years in November, according to the Reuters/University of Michigan Surveys of Consumers.The figure was 76.1, above the 75 expected by economists but below October's 80.9 level, according to a Reuters report. What a shock.This holiday season, many consumers aren't feeling that thankful for the worst housing market in 16 years -- according to the National Association of Realtors, housing prices fell in one-third of U.S. cities. Gas prices reaching $4 per gallon is further spooking people already nervous about the volatile stock market and the weak dollar. Oh, let's not forget about the prospect of $100 oil. "We're facing extreme price in

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