7/16: MetroIntelligence Economic Update by P. DUFFY

June Producer Price Index 1.7 rose percent year-on-year, lowest annual rate since January 2017 The Producer Price Index for final demand advanced 0.1 percent in June after rising 0.1 percent in May and 0.2 percent in April, and was up 1.7 percent year-on-year, for the lowest rate of increase since January 2017.  The index for final demand less foods, energy, and trade services was unchanged in June following advances of 0.4 percent in both April and May, and was up 2.1 percent year-on-year. www.bls.gov/news.release/ppi.nr0.htm   CoreLogic: April national delinquencies fell to…

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7/12: MetroIntelligence Economic Update by P. DUFFY

CPI up 0.1 percent in June and 1.6 percent year-on-year The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) increased 0.1 percent in June on a seasonally adjusted basis, the same increase as in May.  Over the last 12 months, the all items index increased 1.6 percent before seasonal adjustment.  The index for all items less food and energy rose 0.3 in June, its largest monthly increase since January 2018. The index for all items less food and energy rose 2.1 percent over the last 12 months. https://www.bls.gov/news.release/cpi.nr0.htm   Federal…

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