Consumer Price Index (CPI-U)

Business / Agriculture / Consumer Price Index (CPI-U): The Bureau of Labor Statistics’ general measure of retail prices (for goods and services) paid by urban wage earners and clerical workers. Includes prices of about 400 items, including food, clothing, housing, medical care, and transportation. The CPI-U is commonly used to deflate time series data and is the most widely accepted measure of inflation.

Other Words for Index

Index Noun Synonyms: guide, directory, list, listing, table of contents, catalogue, key, thesaurus
Index Adjective Synonyms: mark, sign, clue, token, hint, pointer, indicator, indication, guide
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Other Words for Price

Price Verb Synonyms: sacrifice, toll, penalty, cost, consequence
Price Noun Synonyms: charge, cost, expense, expenditure, outlay, payment, amount, figure, fee, quotation, appraisal, value, valuation, evaluation, worth
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Price Momentum

Business / Finance / Price Momentum: Related: Relative strength MORE

Price List

Business / Finance / Price List: A schedule that associates prices with individual products. This list allows you to forecast sales in units and still create projections in dollars. See also Discount List. MORE

Price Leadership

Business / Finance / Price Leadership: A price charged by the dominant producer that becomes the price adopted by all the other producers. MORE

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