Consumer prices increased more than the February forecast and to 0.4%, according to the latest data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) provided on Wednesday, March 18.
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) data has the annual inflation rate at 0.2% compared to the January rate of 0%, which marked the lowest level since 1955.
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For an in depth look at February consumer prices, follow Consumer prices jump 0.4%, inflation at 0.2%.