- News is not good for I Bond investors: Inflation is flat over first three months of rate-setting period.
- Year-over-year ‘headline’ inflation broke through the 2.0% barrier for the first time since June 2014.
- Core inflation rose 2.2% in 2016, above the Federal Reserve’s target of 2.0%.
Also, I have updated my Tracking Inflation and I Bonds page with these new numbers.
And here are the new CPI Indexes for TIPS in February.