Wall Street Journal (02/20/14) Eric Morath; Jonathan House
Consumer prices advanced an anemic 0.1% in January from December, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. Household energy costs drove the gain. Core prices, which exclude food and energy costs, also rose 0.1%. Economists polled by Dow Jones had expected overall prices to rise 0.1% and core prices to rise 0.2%.