Forex Dictionary

National Core CPI

National Core CPI

Measures Change in the price of goods and services purchased by consumers, excluding fresh food; Usual Effect Actual > Forecast = Good for currency; Frequency Released monthly, about 27 days after the month ends; FF Notes This data garners much of the media spotlight, but tends to be overshadowed by the Tokyo CPI data which is released a month earlier; Also Called Core CPI, National CPI Ex Fresh Food; Acronyms Consumer Price Index (CPI);