Economists said there was only a week correlation between PPI and the more important Consumer Price Index - due out Wednesday - which the Fed watches more closely. In the goods category, food prices rose 0.5 percent, while energy prices came in flat after a rise of 3.4 percent in the prior month.
"There's this perception that there's a lot of supply waiting in the wings, and as prices have moved higher, that's made the marginal producer want to come out and just find more oil", said Eric Freedman, chief investment officer of U.S. Bank Wealth Management.
The US PPI was better than expected at 0.4% vs 0.1% est.
Margins for fuels and lubricants retailing soared 24.9 percent, accounting for nearly half of the increase in the cost of services last month. Producer prices rose 2.8% for the twelve months ended October 2017, the largest gain since the twelve months ended February 2012. Excluding the volatile food and energy sectors, wholesale prices rose 0.3 in October from September.
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While the Federal Reserve focuses on a measure of consumer price inflation for its monetary policy decisions, a rising PPI could signal more normal price behavior is ahead if that passes through to retail prices. Producer prices rose faster than expected in October. US stocks slipped as declining oil prices hit energy stocks. There were increases in the cost of pharmaceutical preparations, fresh and dry vegetables, meat and tobacco. Prices for final demand trade jumped 1.1% in October after increasing 0.8% in September.
The index for energy goods such as oil and gas was unchanged for the month. The so-called core PPI increased 2.3 percent in the 12 months through October after advancing 2.1 percent in September.
A weakening dollar could gradually lift core PPI.
Healthcare increased 0.3%. The healthcare costs feed into the PCE which is the Fed's favored inflation measure.
The Connecticut-based Cubist Systematic Strategies Ltd Liability has invested 0.08% in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST). The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link .
Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $2.53 Billion for the current quarter. Community Bank Of Raymore bought 254,243 shares as the company's stock declined 7.64% while stock markets rallied.
BidaskClub downgraded shares of Unit Corporation from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Friday, July 28th. California State Teachers Retirement System divested its position by shedding 73,758 shares a decrease of 8.9% as of 09/30/2017.
Finally, HighTower Advisors LLC increased its stake in shares of Envision Healthcare Corporation by 5.6% during the first quarter. This continues to be an interesting story, and we look forward to updating it again soon on Envision Healthcare Corporation .
First Financial In, Indiana-based fund reported 642 shares. 73,271 were accumulated by Barrett Asset Limited Liability Company. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. increased its stake in Alibaba Group Holding Limited by 76.6% in the second quarter.
The analysts, on average, are forecasting a $8.63 price target, but the stock is already up 20.51% from its recent lows. Partnervest Advisory Services LLC boosted its position in shares of Intel Corporation by 1.1% in the second quarter.
Cleveland Cavaliers guard Iman Shumpert and Teyana Taylor will headline a VH1 reality show aptly titled Teyana & Iman . In the promo video above, Teyana and Iman explain that their show is a positive representation of black love.
President Trump declared that the flooding, which happened between May 2 and August 6, 2017 has created a major disaster. The White House says funding is also available for hazard mitigation measures across the state.
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The stock of EnLink Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:ENLK) earned "Equal Weight" rating by Barclays Capital on Monday, January 11. The stock of EnLink Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:ENLK) earned "Equal-Weight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Friday, September 2.
According to the Rochester Police Department, the mother of a 10-day-old baby has been arrested for the infant's death. Police revealed that Mitchell has a criminal record, but they would not give details on her criminal history.
Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS)
The institutional investor owned 99,453 shares of the energy producer's stock after selling 17,108 shares during the quarter. Artemis Investment Management LLP's holdings in Oasis Petroleum were worth $907,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.
Growth Analysis of Banco Bradesco Sa (NYSE:BBD)
Media coverage about Banco Bradesco SA (NYSE: BBDO ) has trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern Sentiment. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 27th will be given a dividend of 0.066 per share on Tuesday, December 27th.
Cards Against Humanity Announces New Holiday Promotion
The popular politically incorrect game " Cards Against Humanity" has admitted in the past that some of their cards were mistakes. In a post on Twitter , Cards Against Humanity said: "The government is being run by a toilet".
7 hoverboard brands added to recall for fire risk
Certain hoverboards have been recalled following a second incident where a house caught fire due to a malfunction on the product. Almost 14,000 scooter/hoverboards are being recalled, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission .
Analysts See $0.13 EPS for Brocade Communications Systems, Inc
It has a Return on Investment (ROI) of 9.90% and a gross margin of 85.70%. $98,731 worth of Brocade Communications Systems, Inc . The technology company reported $0.16 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.12.