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US wholesale prices ticked up 0.1 percent in February

Mar. 13, 2019 8:49 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. wholesale prices barely increased last month after falling for three straight months, a sign there is little inflation pressure in the economy. The producer price index — which measures price changes before they reach the consumer — rose 0.1 percent in February, the...

US wholesale prices dip 0.1 percent in January

Feb. 14, 2019 8:56 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. wholesale prices fell for a second straight month in January as energy costs fell sharply again. The monthly declines were more evidence that inflation remains under control. The Labor Department said Thursday that producer prices, which track changes before they reach the consumer,...