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February inflation: Consumer prices tick up more than expected

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February’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) print came in line with month-over-month expectations, rising 0.4% from January while rising 3.2% year-over-year above estimates of 3.1%. Core CPI — which excludes food and energy costs — moved up by 3.8% year-over-year against expectations of 3.7%. Yahoo Finance Live breaks down the numbers of this morning’s inflation data. For more expert insight and the latest market action, click here to watch this full episode of Yahoo Finance Live. Editor’s note: This article was written by Luke Carberry Mogan.

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