Data Round-Up: Even with Soft Finish, 2017 PPI Increase Was Highest Since 2011

posted by Michael Lewis on January 11, 2018

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Even with a softer-than-expected 2017 close in December, both total and core PPI posted their biggest annual gains in six years.


FMI’s reviews of today’s December PPI report (including a review of recent high-frequency inflation indicators) as well as Weekly UI Claims & Rail Traffic results. 

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