Mixed News at Month End

October 31, 2017

The dollar traded up by 0.6% against the kiwi, 0.4% relative to the Swiss franc and Australian dollar, and 0.2% vis-a-vis the yen, euro and loonie. The dollar is unchanged against sterling and 0.3% and 0.2% softer against the peso and yuan. In stock market action, share prices rose 0.9% in South Korea and 0.5% […] More

U.S. and Canadian Consumer Price Inflation

January 20, 2010

Seasonally adjusted consumer prices dipped 0.1% in December but firmed 0.4% in the United States.  The December-over-December CPI increases were respectively 1.8% in the U.S. and 1.3% in Canada.  Canada enjoyed an even greater advantage in comparisons of whole 2009 inflation, where the readings were merely 0.1% in Canada but 2.7% on average in the […] More