• U.S. inflation slows in September

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. consumer prices rose less than expected in September, held back by a slower increase in the cost of rent and falling energy prices. Fred Katayama reports.
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  • U.S. inflation slows in September, weekly jobless claims increase

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. consumer prices rose less than expected in September, held back by a slower increase in the cost of rent and falling energy prices, as underlying inflation pressures appeared to cool slightly.
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  • Key Measures Show Inflation Decreased on YoY Basis in September

    Key Measures Show Inflation Decreased on YoY Basis in September

    2 monthes ago - By Calculated Risk

    The Cleveland Fed released the median CPI and the trimmed-mean CPI this morning:
    According to the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, the median Consumer Price Index rose 0.2% in September. The 16% trimmed-mean Consumer Price Index rose 0.1% during the month. The median CPI and 16% trimmed-mean CPI are measures of core inflation calculated by the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland based on data released in the Bureau of Labor Statistics' monthly CPI report.
    Earlier today, the BLS reported that the seasonally adjusted CPI for all urban consumers rose 0.1% in September. The CPI less food and...
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  • Wall Street dips again, inflation data calms nerves

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stocks steadied slightly after their worst day in eight months on Thursday as a smaller-than-expected rise in consumer prices suggested inflationary pressures were easing, weakening the case for an aggressive campaign of further interest rate rises.
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  • Stocks swing between gains and losses after Wall Street's worst day in 8 months

    Stocks swing between gains and losses after Wall Street's worst day in 8 months

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Stocks fell in early trading Thursday after Wall Street's worst day in eight months.
    The consumer price index reading for September came in below expectations.
    Watch US indexes trade in real time here.
    Wall Street opened below key levels Thursday but found some relief from tamer-than-expected inflation data, a day after worries about rising rates and trade tensions sparked a sharp sell-off in global markets.
    After suffering its steepest drop since February in the previous session, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 0.2% shortly after the US open. The Nasdaq Composite edged up 0.5%...
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  • Wall Street opens slightly lower after CPI data

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Wall Street opened lower on Thursday, but not as much as stock futures had indicated, after data showed consumer prices rose less than expected in September, indicating inflation pressures were easing.
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  • S&P, Nasdaq futures turn positive after tame inflation data

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq turned positive on Thursday as Treasury yields headed lower after data showed consumer prices rose less than expected in September, indicating inflation pressures were easing.
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  • US consumer prices up slight 0.1 percent in September

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - Consumer prices edged up a slight 0.1 percent in September as energy prices retreated after a big gain in August.
    The Labor Department said Thursday that the September gain in its closely watched consumer price index followed a 0.2 percent rise in August. It was the smallest monthly gain since June.
    Inflation has been on a slight rise this year after a prolonged stretch when prices kept falling below the 2 percent target set by the Federal Reserve. For the 12 months ending in September, consumer prices were up 2.3 percent.
    Core inflation, which excludes volatile energy and...
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  • S&P futures turn positive after tame CPI data

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    The S&P 500 and Nasdaq index futures reversed losses to turn positive on Thursday after data showed U.S. consumer prices rose less than expected in September, as underlying inflation pressures appeared to cool slightly.
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  • US consumer prices up slight 0.1 percent in September as energy prices retreated after big gain

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - US consumer prices up slight 0.1 percent in September as energy prices retreated after big gain.
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