Up 1.8%, compared to the 1% that was expected. Futures Fall on PPI, New York Manufacturing Survey - MarketBeat - WSJ Core PPI, which doesn't include food and energy, MORE than doubled expectations, up .5% compared to the .2% that was expected. We're going to get fucked by inflation if the Fed doesn't start considering raising rates. It's like they're ignoring inflation for the sake of bank balance sheets. The banks are fucking FINE at this point, they're paying back TARP and turning profits. It's time to start extinguishing some of the monetary base!