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Consumer Prices Accelerated in August

The Consumer Price Index grew 0.4% in August on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This followed a 0.1% July increase. Much of August’s acceleration can be attributed to higher gasoline prices due to Hurricane Harvey. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 1.9%. Prices for all items less food and energy, the ...

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Consumer Prices Increased 0.1% in July

The Consumer Price Index grew 0.1% in July on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 1.7%. Prices for all items less food and energy, the “core CPI,” increased 0.1% in July, the fourth month in a row it increased that amount. The index rose 1.7% for ...

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Consumer Prices Unchanged in June

The Consumer Price Index remained flat in June on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 1.6%. Prices for all items less food and energy, the “core CPI,” increased 0.1% in June, the same as in May. The index rose 1.7% for the 12 months ending in ...

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Consumer Prices Decreased 0.1% in May

The Consumer Price Index increased 0.1% in May on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 1.9%. Prices for all items less food and energy, the “core CPI,” increased 0.1% in May, the same as in April. The index rose 1.7% for the 12 months ending in ...

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Consumer Prices Increased 0.2% in April

The Consumer Price Index increased 0.2% in April on a seasonally adjusted basis, rebounding from a 0.3% decline in March. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 2.2%. Prices for all items less food and energy, the “core CPI,” increased 0.1% in April, up from March’s 0.1% decline. The index rose 1.9% for the 12 months ending in ...

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CPI Decreased 0.3% in March

The Consumer Price Index decreased 0.3% in March on a seasonally adjusted basis. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 2.4%. Prices for all items less food and energy, the “core CPI,” decreased 0.1% in March, down from February’s 0.2% increase. The index rose 2.0% for the 12 months ending in March. The food index increased 0.3%. Prices ...

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CPI Increased 0.1% in February

The Consumer Price Index increased 0.1% in February on a seasonally adjusted basis. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 2.7%. Prices for all items less food and energy, the “core CPI,” increased 0.2% in February, down slightly from January. The index rose 2.2% for the 12 months ending in February. The food index increased 0.2% its largest ...

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CPI Increased 0.6% in January

The Consumer Price Index increased 0.6% in January on a seasonally adjusted basis. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 2.5%. Prices for all items less food and energy, the “core CPI,” increased 0.3% in January, a slight uptick from December. The index rose 2.3% for the 12 months ending in January. The food index increased 0.1% after ...

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CPI Increased 0.3% in December

The Consumer Price Index increased 0.3% in December on a seasonally adjusted basis. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 2.1%. Prices for all items less food and energy, the “core CPI,” increased 0.2% in December, the same increase as November. The index rose 2.2% for the 12 months ending in December. The food index was unchanged for ...

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CPI Increased 0.2% in November

The Consumer Price Index increased 0.2% in November on a seasonally adjusted basis. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 1.7%. Prices for all items less food and energy, increased 0.2% in November, up from a 0.1% increase in October. The index rose 1.7% for the 12 months ending in November. The food index was unchanged for the ...

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