The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index rose 5.6 points this month to 70.4, up from 64.8 in January.

The Present Situation Index also improved modestly, by 2.3 points, to 33.4, up from 31.1. And The Expectations Index gained 7.8 points to reach 95.1, up from 87.3.

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