Data Round-Up: Special Factors Boost Core & Total PPI in October

posted by Michael Lewis on November 09, 2018

Found in US, categorized in Growth Outlook and Business Cycle

Tags: PPI

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The PPI, which had moderated over the summer, exploded up in October. Energy costs, particularly gasoline, and the volatile trade services component drove the October increases. Nonetheless, from any perspective, PPI trends remain clearly above the Fed’s


FMI’s analyses of this morning’s October PPI 

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