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Core (excl Food & Energy) Real US Personal Consumption Expenditures-Monthly
US Core Consumer Spending PCE
was flat
in Mar, the largest drop in 7 mos
Released: 29-Apr-19 | Next Release: 31-May-19
Mar 2019
0.0%
Feb 2019
0.1%
Change
-0.1%
1 Year
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The US Bureau of Economic Analysis publishes seasonally adjusted data for Personal Consumption Expenditures monthly. A healthy Personal Spending figure means that consumers are buying goods and services, fueling the economy and spurring output growth. The report is particularly valued for forecasting inflationary pressures. Taken in excess these high levels of consumption and production may lead to an overall increase in prices. Indeed, the Fed uses a measure of inflation derived from the PCE as their primary gauge of inflation.

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Source: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis