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July Consumer Price Index: 0.0% vs. +0.2% expected, 0.0% prior. Core CPI +0.1% vs. +0.2%...

July Consumer Price Index: 0.0% vs. +0.2% expected, 0.0% prior. Core CPI +0.1% vs. +0.2% expected, +0.2% prior.
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  • bbro
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    Good for the Real Retail Sales y-o-y number...a leading indicator...
    15 Aug 2012, 08:36 AM Reply Like
  • Sanitylost
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    How exactly is deflation good for retailers ?
    15 Aug 2012, 08:52 AM Reply Like
  • jwbrewer
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    Not good for profits but good for revenue numbers.
    15 Aug 2012, 09:05 AM Reply Like
  • Stoploss
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    He hath no clue.
    15 Aug 2012, 08:54 AM Reply Like
  • bbro
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    2 leading indicators in the industrial production numbers...do you know what they are??

     

    Signed,
    Clueless
    15 Aug 2012, 09:52 AM Reply Like
  • jwbrewer
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    CPI unchanged and gasoline went up by 20 - 25% 1n July alone? Food? Oh well, at least the Iphone didn't go up - which is what counts when computing the CPI according to Ben.
    15 Aug 2012, 08:54 AM Reply Like
  • tom_t
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    I would like to move to the state where prices don't go up.
    15 Aug 2012, 08:59 AM Reply Like
  • BruceInKY
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    My suppliers are increasing prices on high-volume everyday brands, but there are "bargains" aplenty on higher priced luxury goods because those items are not in demand and there are incentives to push that inventory out of the warehouse and onto the retailer's floor.
    15 Aug 2012, 08:59 AM Reply Like
  • tiger777
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    agree the government is lying to us, in an attempt to reelect comrade obama
    15 Aug 2012, 10:46 AM Reply Like
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