- The 12-month increase of 2.7% was the largest since March 2012.
- Gasoline prices fell in February, moderating overall inflation. But they’re still up 30.7% over the last year.
- Non-seasonally adjusted inflation rose 0.31%, which will boost the principal balances of TIPS in April. One month is left in the I Bond rate-setting period.
Also, I have updated my Inflation and I Bonds page with these new numbers.
And here are the new TIPS inflation indexes for April.