8/14: MetroIntelligence Economic Update,P.DUFFY

July CPI up 0.2 percent from June and 2.9 percent year-on-year

The July CPI rose 2.9% year-on-year, largely due to energy (+12.1%), transport (+4.0%) and shelter (+3.5%).  The ‘core’ index rose 2.4% year-on-year, for the highest increase in nearly 10 years.

https://www.bls.gov/news.release/cpi.nr0.htm