July 16, 2024
You are here:  Home  >  Columns  >  Current Article

Vital signs: Inflation appears to be calming down as year ends


The latest Consumer Price Index report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics released on Nov. 14 showed some positive trends that helped ease inflation concerns and helped the overall stock market. In October, the consumer price index increased 3.2% year-over-year but down from 3.7% in September, according to the report. Moreover, the number is significantly…


    This article is only available to Business Times subscribers
  • Subscribers: or REGISTER for complete digital access.
  • Not a Subscriber? SUBSCRIBE for full access to our weekly newspaper, online edition and Book of Lists.
  • Check the STATUS of your Subscription Account.