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Economic Outlook, October 11, 2019

Oct 11, 2019  | Ep4508

The cost of many items tariffed by the Chinese trade war are already being charged to some consumers.  As time grinds on, a broader base may start picking up the tab. ---

The Consumer Price Index was flat, as what you paid for goods in the store aisle or online remained even.

Without groceries or gas in the equation, Core CPI rose 0.1 percent.

The annual inflation rate is only 1.7 percent which has many economists wondering if the Fed will cut interest rates.

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