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U.S. Inflation Rate Forecast

The Financial Forecast Center's projection for the U.S. inflation rate for the next 6 to 12 months is an increase in the inflation rate to more typical values between 1% to 2%.

Inflation Forecast Values

Year-Over-Year Percent Change in U.S. Consumer Price Index.

Month Date Forecast Value Avg Error
0 Jul 2017 1.73 ±0.0
1 Aug 2017 1.9 ±0.2
2 Sep 2017 1.9 ±0.3
3 Oct 2017 1.8 ±0.3
4 Nov 2017 1.7 ±0.3
5 Dec 2017 1.6 ±0.4
6 Jan 2018 1.4 ±0.4

Updated Aug 2017

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Year over Year Change In CPI. Percent per year. Includes Forecast.

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August 18, 2017 (Close of Day)
Indicator Value
S&P 500 2,425.55
US GDP Growth, % 2.08
US Inflation Rate, % 1.73
US Unemployment Rate, % 4.3
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US 10 Yr Treasury, % 2.19