U.S. Consumer Prices Edge up 0.2% in April
The steady rise in inflation may make it less likely that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates more aggressively.
U.S. Consumer Prices Rise 0.2% in February
After the CPI gained 0.5% in January, a 0.9% decline in gasoline prices helped keep inflation in check last month.
Gas Prices Drive 0.5% CPI Gain in September
The recent mini-surge in consumer prices may ease as oil refineries resume normal service after the disruptions of Hurricane Harvey.
Consumer Prices Rise for Third Straight Month
Core consumer prices increased 0.4% in May, pushed up by high rents for primary residences, said the Labor Department.
Pumped: CPI Lifted by Gas Prices
Energy prices rose 3.4%, including an 8.1% increase in the amount consumers paid for gasoline.
Core U.S. Consumer Prices Rise 0.3%
The prices of medical care, rentals, apparel, and motor vehicles boosted consumer prices in January.