US consumer prices rise to 12-year high

2021-05-12 16:25:47 GMT (Economies.com)
US consumer prices rise to 12-year high

At 12:30 GMT, the US economy released its reading of the consumer price index for April at 0.8%, the best pace since 2009, higher than forecasts of 0.2%, and higher than the previous reading of 0.6%.

 

The consumer price index core reading (excluding food and fuel prices) was at 0.9%, higher than forecasts and the previous reading of 0.3%. This data is positive for the US dollar.

 
 
 
  Symbol Last Change Chg.%
1.1943
0.0041
0.3432%
1.3932
0.0038
0.2706%
Tadawul
10919.68
6.62
0.06%
26.059
0.071
0.273%
73.581
1.755
2.443%
75.56
0.32
0.43%
1778.030
-0.360
0.020%
 
 
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