US PPI for January rose to 1.4%; higher than the forecasted 0.8% and the prior revised reading of 0.4% from 0.2%, while that it rose to 4.6% for the year ending January, which is better than the expected reading and prior reading of 4.4%.

Plus, the PPI Ex Food & Energy for January rose to 1.0%; better than the predicted reading of 0.1% and the prior reading of 0.0%, while that for the year ending January it climbed up to 1.0%, which is higher actually than the expected reading of 0.8% and the prior reading of 0.9%.