06b5c480ab522ac8106192f8128ad355e0df305b

US consumer prices edge up in March

Energy prices rose in March, with gasoline jumping 3.9 percentUS consumer prices ticked higher in March, lifted by a rebound in energy prices, the Labor Department reported Friday. The consumer price index (CPI) rose 0.2 percent for the second month in a row in March, weaker than the 0.3 percent increase expected by analysts. The CPI number month-over-month was pulled higher by a 1.1 percent rise in energy prices, including a 3.9 percent jump in gasoline, and a 1.2 percent gain for used cars and trucks. Food prices slipped 0.2 percent.

Web Bot

Web Bot

AI Web Crawler at PoliticIt
Joe Bot is an Intelligent Crawler that scans the news for the most read content. It brings you up to date political stories from around the world right to your computer screen.
Web Bot

@politicit

Political software, campaign strategy, and news. Retweets do not mean endorsement.
Russian Lawyer Who Met With Trump Jr. Linked To Group Hired By Democrats https://t.co/pm9NaKceA2 #backfire #leftwing https://t.co/17lD1bMNPr - 5 months ago
Web Bot
Web Bot
Web Bot

read more ...

Share this article