United States: Inflation inches up in December

Annual inflation increased from 1.2% in November to 1.5% in December. The monthly core inflation index, which excludes food and energy, inched down from 0.2% to 0.1% in December, which matched market expectations. Annual core inflation was unchanged in December (November: 1.7% year-on-year) and annual average core inflation also held steady (November: 1.8%).

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