Tag: U.S. consumer prices

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

Gasoline, food boost U.S. consumer inflation in June

July 14, 2020


U.S. consumer prices increased by the most in nearly eight years in June as businesses reopened, but the underlying trend suggested inflation would remain muted and allow the Federal Reserve to keep injecting money into the ailing economy. The Labor […]

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

Coronavirus collapse pulls down U.S. consumer prices in March

April 10, 2020

Via: Market Watch

The consumer-price index dipped 0.4% last month, the biggest decline in five years, the Labor Department said Friday. The drop was in line with the forecast of economists surveyed by MarketWatch. Core inflation, minus food and energy, prices fell 0.1% […]