A closely-watched measurement of inflation slowed in September – Axios

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A closely-watched measurement of inflation, the buyer worth index, rose 2.2% in September from a yr earlier (excluding meals and vitality costs), lower than economists anticipated, the U.S. Division of Labor stated on Thursday.

Why it issues: Weaker inflation knowledge is sweet information for buyers who’re apprehensive about the Federal Reserve elevating rates of interest too quick, so it is no shock that shares erased a number of the pre-market declines after the info was launched. The central financial institution hikes charges partly to maintain inflation at bay.

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