Economic Beat: US equity indices were mixed this week

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Economic Beat: May 15, 2023

The consumer price index (CPI) for April came in at 4.9%, better than the 5.0% expected. This was the smallest annual increase since April 2021 and the 10th straight month of improvement since inflation peaked last June at 9.1%. Excluding food and energy, core inflation ticked down to 5.5% from 5.6%. Listen to this week’s full Economic Beat update or read the transcript below.

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