US CPI of January came in at 0.2%; worse than the forecasted 0.3% but higher than the prior reading of 0.1%, while that it came in at 2.6% for the year ending January, which is worse than the expected reading of 2.8% and the prior reading of 2.7%.

Now, the CPI Ex Food & Energy of January plunged to -0.1%; worse than the forecasted and prior readings of 0.1%, while for the year ending January it plummeted to 1.6%, which is worse than the expected and prior readings of 1.8%.