comscore Consumer prices in U.S. flat in November | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Briefs | Business

Consumer prices in U.S. flat in November

  • COURTESY PHOTOS

    Jean Nakanishi and Brooke LaPorte

U.S. consumer prices were unchanged in November as declines in energy and food held down overall costs. But core inflation was up 2 percent over the 12 months ending in November. That was the fastest pace in more than a year and the kind of increase Fed officials want to see to justify the start of a round of interest rate increases. Read more

Scroll Up