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Consumer Price Index (CPI) fell 0.1% in December (consensus 0.0%) following a 0.1% month/month incline in November. Core-CPI rose 0.3% in December (consensus +0.3%) following a 0.2% increase in November.

Weekly initial jobless claims totaled 205,000 consensus 210,000) after a revised 206,000 total last week (from 204,000). Continuing claims came in at 1.634 million after last week’s revised count of 1.697 million (from 1.694 million).