US Core Consumer Price Rises

Consumer prices in the United States fell in the month of March. The declines were broadly attributed to the decline in gasoline prices. Still, the underlying inflation pressures showed signs of picking up. The U.S. consumer price index data or the CPI reflects what the average American paid for, from housing to healthcare. The headline CPI f...

2018-04-23 John Benjamin Read more
CPI_Inflation_tutorial_1805

Consumer Price Index, CPI for short is a measure of the change in the weighted average of prices from a basket of consumer goods and services considered essential. CPI is calculated by tracking the price changes for each of the items in the basket of goods and weighted in importance. Inflation data is primarily comprised of two measures: ...

2018-02-26 John Benjamin Read more
Uk Inflation_BoE

The monthly inflation figures for December will be released later today during the European trading session and go by the recent rise in fuel prices and higher costs among British companies; inflationary pressures are expected to maintain the upward pressure. Many manufacturing firms in Britain are already dealing with higher input costs which ...

2017-01-17 John Benjamin Read more