Data Round-Up: Real Consumption Likely Grew +2.8% in 17Q2; Core Inflation Picking Up Some

posted by Michael Lewis on July 14, 2017

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After its lull this spring, core inflation is turning up, gradually. The FOMC continues to believe that inflation will rise to target (and FMI continues to think it will happen sooner than Yellen expects -- by around year-end, in fact).


FMI’s analyses of this morning’s June CPI, June Retail Sales, May Business Inventories and June Industrial Production reports. 

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Mike Lewis founded Free Market Inc. (FMI) in 1982 as a full-service economic consulting firm, providing insights and in-depth data analysis primarily for institutional money managers and corporate planning directors.

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