Data on the Consumer Price Index ex Food and Energy for December is due at 3:30 pm (GMT+2) in the US. On a year-to-year basis, the index is expected to grow from 2.0% to 2.1%, and remain unchanged at 0.2% on a month-over-month basis. The index is considered a more precise measure of inflation and represents a price change for the fixed basket of goods and services that excludes food and energy. A growth in the index can support the Dollar.
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