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Inflation Flat in June As Slowdown Continues
"It is getting harder for the Fed to continue claiming that this is a temporary drop-off," an economist says.
Consumer Prices Rise 0.2% After March Drop
The April increase matched economists' expectations and suggests the March decline was "an aberration."
Consumer Prices Post Biggest Gain in 2 Years
Fed Chair Janet Yellen says the firmer pace of inflation has "strengthened" the case for an interest rate hike next month.
U.S. Consumer Prices Increase 0.2% in June
It was the fourth straight monthly gain but food prices dropped 0.3% and inflation remains low by historical standards.
Consumer Prices Signal Disinflation Trend
The Consumer Price Index falls 0.1% in August, highlighting the interest-rate dilemma facing the Federal Reserve.
Consumer Prices Rise Slightly in July
Despite the tame inflation trend, signs of an improving economy may keep the Fed on course to hike interest rates this year.
Gasoline Leads Rise in Consumer Prices
The U.S. Consumer Price Index jumped 0.4% in May, the largest increase in two years.
Consumer Prices Rise Slightly in April
The latest price index data may leave the Fed with 'less scope to delay raising interest rates.'