Data Round-Up: Core & Total PPI Trends Continue to Exceed Inflation Target

posted by Michael Lewis on October 10, 2018

Found in US, categorized in Macro

Tags: inflation PPI

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Gasoline prices fell -3.5% in September (before seasonal adjustment, wholesale prices were down -0.9%). Even with this decline, wholesale gasoline prices are up +14% from their year-ago level.


FMI’s review of today’s September PPI report, including a round-up of recent high-frequency inflation indicators. 

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