US Inflation Climbs 2.1% in 2016; Quickest Annual Rate Since 2011

United States inflation over the full year of 2016 ran at the fastest pace in five years, propelled by five straight months of cost of living increases, according to government figures released Wednesday, January 18.

Pricing gains were broad-based, but led again by rising shelter and gasoline. Continue reading US Inflation Climbs 2.1% in 2016; Quickest Annual Rate Since 2011