US CPI for March came in as expected 0.1%; higher than the prior reading of 0.0%, while for the year ending March it came in at 2.3%, which is lower than the forecasted 2.4% but higher than the prior reading of 2.1%.

As for the CPI Ex Food & Energy, it plummeted to 0.0%; lower than the predicted and prior readings of 0.1%, while the CPI Ex Food & Energy for the year ending March, it fell to 1.1%, which is lower than the forecasted 1.2% and the prior reading of 1.3%.