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US December CPI 0.1% m/m vs +0.1% m/m expected

November US consumer price index data The numbers on the surface area showing a pick up in the ex food and energy (core inflation data). The MoM and YoY ex food and energy are 0.1% greater than the expectations.  Better news there but still core below the 2% level.  .  The bad is the real…

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US CPI and retail sales coming up next

Two big data releases out at the top of the hour Yesterday’s PPI sent a jolt through the US dollar but that report is a mere appetizer to the CPI data. At the same time the market will be hit with retail sales. And it’s not just any retail sales report, it’s the busiest retail…