The consumer price index for September is set for release at 8:30 a.m. ET.
Economists forecast that the basket of consumer prices which measures inflation rose 0.3% month-on-month and 1.5% year-on-year, according to Bloomberg.
The number that matters the most to them right now is year-on-year core CPI, which strips out volatile food and energy costs. It's forecast at 2.3%.
The Consumer Price Index for April will be released at 8:30 a.m. ET. Economists forecast that the gauge of inflation rose 0.3% month-on-month and 1.1% year-on-year according to Bloomberg, accelerating gains made in the prior period....
Higher energy costs fueled U.S. consumer prices in September, but overall inflation remained in check as it has for the past several years. The Labor Department said Tuesday that consumer … Click to Continue »
From the BLS: The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) increased 0.3 percent in September on a seasonally adjusted basis, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Over the last 12 months, the all items ind...