November CPI data is due out shortly, with falling gasoline prices and large pre-Christmas...

|By:, SA News Editor

November CPI data is due out shortly, with falling gasoline prices and large pre-Christmas discounting by retailers expected to have kept inflation in check. Economists predict CPI climbed 0.1% M/M, or 3.5% Y/Y, after -0.1% in October. Core CPI is forecast at +0.1%, the same as in the prior month.