Economic Statistics for 12 Jul 13
Here are today’s statistics on the state of the economy:
The Producer Price Index rose 0.8% in June. The core rate, ex-food and -energy, rose 0.2%. On a year-over-year basis, the PPI is up 2,5%, while the core rate is up 1.6%.
The University of Michigan’s Consumer Sentiment Index fell 0.2 points to 83.9 in July.