Producer Price Index (PPI)
An economic indicator that tracks the rise and fall of prices at the wholesale level. It is reported as a total number and as the core PPI, which excludes the highly Volatile food and energy prices. Preliminary PPI data and a final revision from previous four months are released by the Bureau of Labor statistics during the second week of each month. Compare to Consumer price Index (CPI); core CPI.
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