October 2009 PPI Up 0.3%, Core PPI Down 0.6%

From BLS.gov: "The Producer Price Index for Finished Goods advanced 0.3 percent in October, seasonally adjusted. This increase followed a 0.6 percent decline in September and a 1.7 percent rise in August. Prices for finished goods other than foods and energy fell 0.6 percent after decreasing 0.1 percent in September.

PPI values for the last 13 months (2nd line is core-PPI).

                          2009                    |       2008
  Oct  Sep  Aug  Jul  Jun  May  Apr  Mar  Feb  Jan   Dec   Nov  Oct
  =================================================================
  0.3  -.6  1.7  -.9  1.8  0.2  0.3 -1.2  0.1  0.8  -1.9  -2.2 -2.8
  -.6  -.1  0.2  -.1  0.5  -.1  0.1  0.0  0.2  0.4   0.2   0.1  0.4
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Creator: Gerald Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 17 November 2009

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