Tag: Consumer Price Index


Consumer prices rose by 8.5% year over year in July as the summer of inflation wears on

August 10, 2022

Via: NBC News

Inflation reached 8.5% in July, compared with a 40-year high of 9.1% in June, providing a measure of relief to consumers as gas prices fall. Economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal had projected inflation in July to fall to […]

Energy, Industries

Consumer prices rise more than expected, pushed by 9.1% jump in gasoline

April 13, 2021


Consumer prices shot higher in March, given a boost by a strong economic recovery and year-over-year comparisons to a time when the Covid-19 pandemic was about to throttle the U.S. economy, the Labor Department reported Tuesday. The consumer price index […]

Industries, Retail & Wholesale

November consumer prices up 0.2% as energy costs rise

December 10, 2020

Via: ABC News

U.S. consumer prices edged up 0.2% in November as a rise in the cost of energy and a number of other goods offset a drop in food costs. The gain in the consumer price index followed a flat reading in […]


US consumer prices rise a slight 0.1% in August

September 12, 2019


Consumer prices slowed in August, rising by a slight 0.1%, reflecting a big drop in the cost of gasoline and other energy products. The Labor Department says the tiny increase in its consumer price index followed a much bigger 0.3% […]


US consumer prices were unexpectedly unchanged in June

July 14, 2017


The U.S. Consumer Price Index was forecast to rise 0.2 percent in June, after edging up 0.1 percent a month earlier. U.S. consumer prices were unchanged in June as the cost of gasoline and mobile phone services declined further, pointing to benign […]


Consumer prices rebounded 0.2% in April

May 15, 2017


Consumer prices rebounded moderately in April as energy prices climbed back up after a sharp decline in March. The Labor Department says consumer prices rose 0.2 percent after a 0.3 percent drop in March, which was the biggest fall in […]