Tag Archives: CPI

Inflation on the Rise

If there are clear signs of a substantial increase in inflation, the Fed will act swiftly to bring it back to target.

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Consumer Prices Increased in October

The Consumer Price Index rose 0.3 percent in October on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This followed a 0.1 percent September increase. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 2.5 percent, up from last month’s 2.3 percent increase. Prices for all items less food and energy, the “core CPI,” grew 0.2 percent ...

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Consumer Prices Rose Slightly in September

The Consumer Price Index rose 0.1 percent in September on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This followed a 0.2 percent August increase. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 2.3 percent, down from last month’s 2.7 percent increase. Prices for all items less food and energy, the “core CPI,” grew 0.1 percent ...

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Consumer Prices Up 2.7 Percent Annually

The Consumer Price Index rose 0.2 percent in August on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This followed a 0.2 percent July increase. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 2.7 percent, a dip from last month’s 2.9 percent increase. Prices for all items less food and energy, the “core CPI,” grew 0.1 ...

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Consumer Prices Up 2.9 Percent Annually

The Consumer Price Index rose 0.2 percent in July on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This followed a 0.1 percent June increase. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 2.9 percent. Prices for all items less food and energy, the “core CPI,” grew 0.2 percent in July, following a 0.2 percent June ...

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Consumer Prices Up 2.9 Percent Annually

The Consumer Price Index rose 0.1 percent in June on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This followed a 0.2 percent May increase. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 2.9 percent. Prices for all items less food and energy, the “core CPI,” grew 0.2 percent in June, following a 0.2 percent May ...

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Consumer Prices Up 2.8 Percent Annually

The Consumer Price Index rose 0.2 percent in May on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This followed a 0.2 percent April increase. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 2.8 percent. Prices for all items less food and energy, the “core CPI,” grew 0.2 percent in May, following a 0.1 percent April ...

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Consumer Prices Rose 0.2% in April

The Consumer Price Index increased 0.2% in April on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This followed a 0.1% March decline. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 2.5%. Prices for all items less food and energy, the “core CPI,” grew 0.1% in April, following a 0.2% March increase. The index rose 2.1% ...

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Consumer Prices Post First Drop in Ten Months

The Consumer Price Index fell 0.1% in March on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This followed a 0.2% February increase. March’s decline was primarily due to a large drop in gasoline prices. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 2.4%. Prices for all items less food and energy, the “core CPI,” grew ...

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Consumer Prices Rose 0.2% in February

The Consumer Price Index grew 0.2% in February on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This followed a 0.5% January increase. Over the last 12 months, the all-items index rose 2.2%. Prices for all items less food and energy, the “core CPI,” grew 0.2% in February, following a 0.3% January increase. The index rose 1.8% ...

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