Rupkey on U.S. CPI, Industrial Production, Fed
March 15 (Bloomberg) -- Chris Rupkey, chief financial economist at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, talks about reports today on U.S. consumer prices and industrial production in February.
Output at factories, mines and utilities climbed 0.7 percent in February, the most in three months and exceeding the median projection in a Bloomberg survey, figures from the Federal Reserve showed in Washington. The consumer-price index was up 0.7 percent, according to the Labor Department. (Source: Bloomberg)