The U.S Department of Labor released the latest indices of consumer prices for March, where CPI fell to 0.3 percent from 0.4 percent the month ago and inline with median estimates of 0.3 percent, while for the year ended March, CPI eased to 2.7% as forecasted from 2.9%.

Core CPI picked up slightly to 0.2 percent as forecasted percent from 0.1 percent in March, while compared with year earlier, Core CPI cam in at 2.3 percent, up from 2.2 perent expected and aslo reported in February.