The BLS released its Consumer Price Index report for March, with the following highlights: 1.The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers increased 0.5 percent in March on aseasonally adjusted basis. Over the last 12 months, the all items index increased 2.7 percent. 2. The index for all items less food and energy rose 0.1 percent in March, a smaller increase than in the previous two months.
From the BLS: The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) increased 0.3 percent in March on a seasonally adjusted basis, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Over the last 12 months, the all items index i... Read Post
The BLS reported this morning:The Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W) increased 1.9 percent over the last 12 months to an index level of 234.525 (1982-84=100). For the month, the index fell 0.1 p... Read Post
The latest consumer price index report is set for release from the BLS at 8:30 am ET. Expectations are for CPI to rise 0.1% month-over-month, and 2% year-over-year. "Core" CPI, which excludes food and gas — which tend to be more vol... Read Post