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Inflation numbers doesn't mean the consumer is back

Let’s look at the Consumer Price Index that was released Wednesday by the Labor Department.

The report said inflation had its biggest monthly jump in almost four years for pricing. 287 more words

Economy

Latest Data Signal Solid Momentum for U.S. Economy

Stronger consumer spending, rising factory production and firming inflation boost odds the Fed will increase rates again soon

By BEN LEUBSDORF
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Retail Sales and Consumer Prices Show Real Life

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Retail sales rose 0.4 percent last month following a much bigger gain in December than originally reported, the government said Wednesday. Economists polled had forecast a 0.2 percent increase. 621 more words

Weekly Financial News

Economic Data: U.S. Consumer Price Index News Release - Wed Feb 15 2017 - Bureau of Labor Statistics

The following is a news bulletin from the United States Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) on key economic indicators released Wednesday, February 15, 2017… 61 more words

Economic Indicators

US consumer price index – February 15th 2017 13:30 (GMT+1)

US inflation surged in January at its highest level in four years, mainly on the recovery of the oil prices.
The consumer price index (CPI) jumped by 0.6% in January from the previous month and twice as much as economists’ forecasts.

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Japan – January 31st 2017 07:30 (GMT+1)

Japan has posted today some macroeconomic data which painted a confusing picture about the activity’s in the third largest economy in the world.
The country’s industrial output grew for the second month in a row view of the increasing demand for Japanese goods, caused by by the weakening of the Japanese yen. 33 more words

Japanese Yen

Japanese inflation data – January 27th 2017 07:15 (GMT+1)

Japanese inflation data released today
The core price index of consumer goods in December decreased by 0.2% compared to the same period in the previous year. 63 more words

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