Dismal Scientist
Access Other Products
Email: Password:
Edited from London, Prague, Sydney, and West Chester |   About Us 

 United States: Producer Price Index

Updated:4/11/2014 8:40 AM
Analyst:Arijit Dutta in West Chester

First Take
Producer prices jumped 0.5% in March, reversing sharply from the 0.1% decline in the previous month. Strong gains in wholesale and retail margins drove the headline increase. Finished goods prices were unchanged, underperforming the forecast and consensus as a sharp decline in finished energy goods prices negated strong gains in the finished foods index. The year-ago change in overall producer prices increased to a still-moderate 1.4% rate.

...for the complete analysis:

Already a Subscriber?
Finish the article for free. It's easy to do and there is no risk.

“ Fifteen minutes with Dismal Scientist
saves you 3 hours...” –Pete Gioia, CBIA