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2-Month Spike In CPI Appears To Have Run Its Course; Deflation Risk Nosedives On Election Outcome
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Sun, 18 Nov 2012
By Ed Dolan : U.S. inflation data released Friday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics show that a two-month spike in headline inflation seems to have run its course. Both headline and core inflation measures are now close to or below the Fed's 2 percent target. In a related development, the Atlanta ...
With very low interest rates, as well as uncertainties about inflation and the muni market, it's time for investors to really rethink the purpose of their fixed-income allocations, says Fidelity's Christine Thompson.
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