U.S. consumer prices rose higher than expected in August marie digby

The United States in August, consumer prices rose higher than the market expected U.S. stock market center: exclusive offer full industry sector stocks, premarket after hours, ETF, real-time quotes Sina warrants stocks news Beijing time on the evening of 16 Bloomberg news, August U.S. consumer price inflation exceeded market expectations, driven by housing and health care prices, the inflation situation display the United States in the target level continue toward the Fed’s move. Figures released by the labor department in Washington on Friday showed that the consumer price index was up 0.2% from the previous month. The median estimate of Bloomberg’s survey was 0.1%. Excluding food and energy consumer price index growth of 0.3%, also exceeded market expectations of $0.2%. Energy prices stabilized, the impact of a strong dollar decline, as well as wage growth, helping to stimulate the gradual warming of inflation. Although most economists and investors believe that the Fed will keep interest rates unchanged this month, but the price increase will accelerate the Fed’s interest rate hike before the end of the year. "Inflationary pressures are rising," said Scott Raymond, chief economist at James Financial Inc., before the release of the data. "Commodity prices are not very strong," he said. Rising prices are in the area of rent and health insurance. Wage pressures are rising." August CPI year on year increase of 1.1% in the previous month was $0.8%. Core CPI rose 2.3% in July, 2.2%. Editor: handsome can Cong相关的主题文章: