Tag: prices

Gold prices push slightly higher following 0.3% drop in U.S. PPI

The gold market continues to hold its ground with prices holding above $1,500 an ounce as pipeline inflation pressures fell sharply last month Tuesday, the U.S. Labor Department said its Producer Price Index (PPI) fell 0.3% in September, following August’s 0.3% rise; the data was weaker than expected with economists’

Older millennials are driving home prices higher again

They might have waited longer than previous generations, but millennials are now showing a strong desire to become homeowners, especially older millennials. That is strengthening overall demand for the limited supply of homes for sale, and consequently reigniting the fire under home prices. Home price gains had been shrinking over

Brand-name drug prices rising at slower pace, lower amounts

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Drug companies are still raising prices for brand-name prescription medicines, just not as often or by as much as they used to, according to an Associated Press analysis. After years of frequent list price hikes, many drugmakers are showing some restraint, according to the analysis of