Business Inflation Expectations - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta - FRB Atlanta A monthly survey of firms' inflation expectations, pricing pressures, and general business conditions. http://www.frbatlanta.org/rss/ en-us http://www.frbatlanta.org/ Atlanta Fed Logo http://www.frbatlanta.org/~/media/Images/assets/image_gallery/frba_logo_rss http://www.frbatlanta.org/rss/ Business Inflation Expectations Unchanged at 2.0 Percent https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=CFAD46F4-D816-4BD2-A843-BA3BC1B37F92 CFAD46F4-D816-4BD2-A843-BA3BC1B37F92 Wed, 14 Aug 2019 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.0 percent inflation over the coming year, and firms' sales remained roughly the same compared to normal periods, according to the Atlanta Fed's latest Business Inflation Expectations survey. Business Inflation Expectations Are 1.9 Percent https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=B77492A3-8CCF-4DD9-9B61-661B3F786380 B77492A3-8CCF-4DD9-9B61-661B3F786380 Wed, 10 Jul 2019 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the coming year, virtually unchanged from last month's 2.0 percent. Sales levels compared to "normal times" improved somewhat while profit margins declined slightly, according to the Atlanta Fed's latest Business Inflation Expectations survey. Business Inflation Expectations Unchanged at 2.0 Percent https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=A3105E7F-5D91-4823-87CF-0A639D16264D A3105E7F-5D91-4823-87CF-0A639D16264D Wed, 12 Jun 2019 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.0 percent inflation over the coming year, and firms' sales declined somewhat even as profit margins remained the same compared to normal periods, according to the Atlanta Fed's latest Business Inflation Expectations survey. Business Inflation Expectations Increased Slightly to 2.0 Percent https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=C76CC636-5925-4092-AEE0-54ACFB6B3F67 C76CC636-5925-4092-AEE0-54ACFB6B3F67 Wed, 15 May 2019 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.0 percent inflation over the coming year, and firms' sales and profit margins remained roughly the same compared to normal periods as profit margins improved somewhat, according to the Atlanta Fed's latest Business Inflation Expectations survey. Business Inflation Expectations Unchanged at 1.9 Percent https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=70CCDE67-FD6A-4467-A61A-083CE13B2ED6 70CCDE67-FD6A-4467-A61A-083CE13B2ED6 Wed, 10 Apr 2019 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the coming year, and firms' sales and profit margins remained roughly the same compared to normal periods, according to the Atlanta Fed's latest Business Inflation Expectations survey. Business Inflation Expectations Unchanged at 1.9 Percent https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=6EC4C252-FBAC-4C45-85D0-29696AB3581E 6EC4C252-FBAC-4C45-85D0-29696AB3581E Wed, 13 Mar 2019 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the coming year, and firms' sales and profit margins improved over the month, according to the Atlanta Fed's latest Business Inflation Expectations survey. Business Inflation Expectations Decline Slightly to 1.9 Percent https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=B928E4E1-AD3B-4491-8BCC-39D403DA16C0 B928E4E1-AD3B-4491-8BCC-39D403DA16C0 Wed, 13 Feb 2019 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the coming year, and firms' sales and profit margins improved somewhat over the month, according to the Atlanta Fed's latest Business Inflation Expectations survey. Business Inflation Expectations Fall to 2.0 Percent https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=A59D6E98-C83B-44DA-95CD-46E381D653B4 A59D6E98-C83B-44DA-95CD-46E381D653B4 Wed, 16 Jan 2019 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.0 percent inflation over the coming year, and firms' sales levels improved somewhat over the month, according to the Atlanta Fed's latest Business Inflation Expectations survey. Business Inflation Expectations Tick Up to 2.3 Percent https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=6F17C1B1-224F-4C16-A844-6DCD61BF96E5 6F17C1B1-224F-4C16-A844-6DCD61BF96E5 Wed, 12 Dec 2018 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.3 percent inflation over the coming year, and among firms' top concerns for the coming year are cost pressures and the availability of a quality labor force. Business Inflation Expectations Virtually Unchanged at 2.2 Percent https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=7AA419D5-A909-4EC5-B9EB-2E740626B7A5 7AA419D5-A909-4EC5-B9EB-2E740626B7A5 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.2 percent inflation over the coming year, and firms anticipate labor costs and nonlabor costs to put moderate to upward influence on their prices over the next 12 months, according to the Atlanta Fed's latest business inflation expectations survey. Business Inflation Expectations Rise Slightly to 2.3 Percent https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=39438F25-BDD8-443F-A5D8-32F57FD3B534 39438F25-BDD8-443F-A5D8-32F57FD3B534 Wed, 10 Oct 2018 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.3 percent inflation over the coming year, and firms' optimism remains stable after increasing in May, when it was last measured. Business Inflation Expectations Remain Firm at 2.2 Percent https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=CDE58A8D-6B20-4537-BC0C-13948B30E3DB CDE58A8D-6B20-4537-BC0C-13948B30E3DB Wed, 12 Sep 2018 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.2 percent inflation over the coming year, and firms said their sales levels and profit margins have declined somewhat, according to the Atlanta Fed's latest business inflation expectations survey. Business Inflation Expectations Hold Steady at 2.1 Percent https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=C0C737EC-64C1-4158-880F-4B864C25A398 C0C737EC-64C1-4158-880F-4B864C25A398 Wed, 15 Aug 2018 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.1 percent inflation over the coming year, and a majority of firms anticipate recently enacted tariffs to have no effect on their sales, according to the Atlanta Fed's latest business inflation expectations survey. Businesses' Inflation Expectations Hold Firm for the Coming Year https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=5E932E5A-EC08-4C8D-AA65-10DF6621BA9D 5E932E5A-EC08-4C8D-AA65-10DF6621BA9D Wed, 11 Jul 2018 10:00:00 EST The Atlanta Fed's July Business Inflation Expectations survey shows firms' inflation expectations held stable at 2.1 percent over the year ahead. Survey respondents indicated that their profit margins inched up, and year-over-year unit costs fell somewhat to 1.9 percent. Businesses' Inflation Expectations for the Coming Year Remain Stable https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=F5F4820E-9CE3-4C40-A8D8-DA0A63405EC7 F5F4820E-9CE3-4C40-A8D8-DA0A63405EC7 Wed, 13 Jun 2018 10:00:00 EST Firms' inflation expectations held largely steady at 2.1 percent over the year ahead and indicated that their profit margins stayed the same, according to the Atlanta Fed's Business Inflation Expectations survey. Business Inflation Expectations Dip Slightly to 2 Percent https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=44A06051-10CD-43B5-979B-A83C99B912EF 44A06051-10CD-43B5-979B-A83C99B912EF Wed, 16 May 2018 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.0 percent inflation over the coming year, and they expect labor and nonlabor costs to have a moderate to strong upward influence on prices in the coming year, according to the Atlanta Fed's Business Inflation Expectations survey. April Business Inflation Expectations Inch Up https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=A7A4C9AF-601E-4A27-9DBD-3EC88A442D90 A7A4C9AF-601E-4A27-9DBD-3EC88A442D90 Wed, 11 Apr 2018 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.3 percent inflation over the coming year, according to the Atlanta Fed's Business Inflation Expectations survey. In this month's survey, firms also explain the strategy underlying the state of their current profit margins. Businesses' Year-Ahead Inflation Expectations Remain Stable https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=D4E0FEF2-D9CD-431B-A414-25E38D351F47 D4E0FEF2-D9CD-431B-A414-25E38D351F47 Wed, 14 Mar 2018 10:00:00 EST The Atlanta Fed's March Business Inflation Expectations survey shows inflation expectations held overall firm at 2.1 percent over the year ahead. Survey respondents indicated that year-over-year unit costs also remained stable at 1.9 percent, on average. Businesses' Year-Ahead Inflation Expectations Hold Steady https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=EF32FE84-D4B7-48A3-84E2-16B794447FEA EF32FE84-D4B7-48A3-84E2-16B794447FEA Wed, 14 Feb 2018 10:00:00 EST Firms' year-ahead inflation expectations were unchanged at 2.0 percent, according to the Atlanta Fed's Business Inflation Expectations survey. Businesses' Year-Ahead Inflation Expectations Declined Slightly https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=A025F21F-60FC-40C4-AB27-C885D9A6921A A025F21F-60FC-40C4-AB27-C885D9A6921A Wed, 10 Jan 2018 10:00:00 EST Firms' year-ahead inflation expectations declined slightly to 2.0 percent, according to the Atlanta Fed's Business Inflation Expectations survey. Firms' Year-Ahead Inflation Expectations at 2.1 Percent https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=AE41C013-2D5B-4E78-8A72-274474FBDC4C AE41C013-2D5B-4E78-8A72-274474FBDC4C Fri, 15 Dec 2017 10:45:00 EST The Atlanta Fed's Business Inflation Expectations survey indicates that firms' inflation expectations increased to 2.1 percent over the year ahead. Firms' current year-over-year unit costs increased by an average of 1.8 percent. Business Inflation Expectations Rise Slightly https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=6D5D2DD3-17AA-4729-9D79-F715D96DF6F8 6D5D2DD3-17AA-4729-9D79-F715D96DF6F8 Wed, 15 Nov 2017 10:00:00 EST Year-ahead inflation expectations inched up to 2 percent in November. In this month's survey, respondents also indicate how passage of tax reform in its current form would affect capital investment and hiring plans. Business Inflation Expectations Fall Slightly https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=C0FBD590-F0B1-483E-85A0-51DB3159E0F3 C0FBD590-F0B1-483E-85A0-51DB3159E0F3 Wed, 18 Oct 2017 10:00:00 EST Year-ahead inflation expectations declined slightly to 1.8 percent in October. Respondents discuss the percentage increase in their overall compensation over the last 12 months in this month's survey. Business Inflation Expectations Unchanged https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=43F5BB2F-2645-4CBA-986E-E651C28BF481 43F5BB2F-2645-4CBA-986E-E651C28BF481 Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:00:00 EST Year-ahead inflation expectations remain 1.9 percent in September. Respondents give their assessment of the level of disruption caused by Hurricanes Irma and Harvey in this month's survey. Business Inflation Expectations Rise https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=A7121B6F-E579-4897-B1BF-953254A76483 A7121B6F-E579-4897-B1BF-953254A76483 Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:00:00 EST Year-ahead inflation expectations are 1.9 percent in August, with sales levels virtually unchanged. This month's Business Inflation Expectations survey polls firms on their considerations when making price adjustments. Business Inflation Expectations Dip https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=FF5442C4-870C-4F63-8483-2AA65F2F7851 FF5442C4-870C-4F63-8483-2AA65F2F7851 Wed, 12 Jul 2017 10:00:00 EST Year-ahead inflation expectations decline to 1.7 percent. Business Inflation Expectations Unchanged https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=70A8D488-0C72-4C6A-89BE-4C7E945ED348 70A8D488-0C72-4C6A-89BE-4C7E945ED348 Fri, 16 Jun 2017 10:00:00 EST Year-ahead inflation expectations remain 2.0 percent in June. Business Inflation Expectations Reach 2 Percent https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=EF45B620-D03E-45BD-B523-6CE137B22787 EF45B620-D03E-45BD-B523-6CE137B22787 Wed, 10 May 2017 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.0 percent inflation over the coming year. April Business Inflation Expectations Decline https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=CD7ADC3B-EDBF-48E6-82DC-0AC511419C7A CD7ADC3B-EDBF-48E6-82DC-0AC511419C7A Wed, 12 Apr 2017 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the coming year. This month's survey asks firms about their understanding of the Federal Reserve's inflation target. Business Inflation Expectations Tick Up in March https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=63F4F5D1-0A73-4621-9707-CCA8EC8DF150 63F4F5D1-0A73-4621-9707-CCA8EC8DF150 Fri, 17 Mar 2017 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.1 percent inflation over the next 12 months, a slight rise from February. This month's survey probes firms' approximate share of sales revenue and inputs from abroad. February Business Inflation Expectations Unchanged https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=89D1D98B-62DE-4994-9F65-8E9E3B22B0D8 89D1D98B-62DE-4994-9F65-8E9E3B22B0D8 Wed, 15 Feb 2017 10:00:00 EST Firms continue to anticipate 2.0 percent inflation over the coming year. In this month's survey, firms rate their optimism about the U.S. economy and their own firm's financial prospects. January Business Inflation Expectations Stable https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=570FA228-5E0F-4830-AF4A-438C1F59D107 570FA228-5E0F-4830-AF4A-438C1F59D107 Wed, 11 Jan 2017 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.0 percent inflation over the next 12 months, a slight decline from December's reading. Long-term inflation expectations over the next five to 10 years reached 2.8 percent. Business Inflation Expectations Inch Up https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=7F317435-5CA6-4BFE-8E1F-7209996312BC 7F317435-5CA6-4BFE-8E1F-7209996312BC Fri, 16 Dec 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.1 percent inflation over the next 12 months, a tenth of a percentage point rise from November. View the survey to see all the results. Business Inflation Expectations Reach 2 Percent https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=E7FBBB5D-8AF9-4F75-87D4-8972E6D10431 E7FBBB5D-8AF9-4F75-87D4-8972E6D10431 Wed, 16 Nov 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2 percent inflation over the coming year, and inflation uncertainly remained unchanged at 2.1 percent. This month, firms rate their optimism about the U.S. economy and their own firm's financial prospects. Business Inflation Expectations Down https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=AB69DC73-6BD9-4857-B0B9-A9D0CB5C9ACE AB69DC73-6BD9-4857-B0B9-A9D0CB5C9ACE Wed, 19 Oct 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.7 percent inflation over the next 12 months, a slight decline from September. In this month's survey, firms rank their optimism about the U.S. economy. Business Inflation Expectations Rise https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=3475E8D8-C115-44D0-87AD-265D95FEE3B4 3475E8D8-C115-44D0-87AD-265D95FEE3B4 Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the next 12 months, up slightly from August. This month's survey asked firms whether uncertainty about the outcome of the upcoming presidential election was influencing their current business decisions. Business Inflation Expectations Notch Up https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=22A0AC02-3DC0-4BED-8089-47D6A6DF2955 22A0AC02-3DC0-4BED-8089-47D6A6DF2955 Wed, 17 Aug 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.8 percent inflation over the next 12 months, a slight rise from July. In this month's survey, firms assessed how their ability to increase prices has changed over the last 12 months and projected their ability to increase prices over the next three to six months. Business Inflation Expectations Inch Down https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=8C706DDE-1299-4763-BA77-4FA65EBBD2DB 8C706DDE-1299-4763-BA77-4FA65EBBD2DB Wed, 13 Jul 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.7 percent inflation over the coming year, down one-tenth of a percentage point from June. Our July survey probes how Britain's decision to leave the European Union has affected firms' sales growth outlook. Business Inflation Expectations Decline https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=85C16F7C-D2E5-432C-A260-357303561DC0 85C16F7C-D2E5-432C-A260-357303561DC0 Fri, 17 Jun 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.8 percent inflation over the coming year, a slight dip from May's results. The June Business Inflation Expectations survey explores the cost forecasting period that firms typically use when contemplating price changes. Business Inflation Expectations Rise https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=4DF79A73-7E55-42E6-9A6A-39526A102627 4DF79A73-7E55-42E6-9A6A-39526A102627 Wed, 18 May 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the coming year, up two-tenths of a percentage point from April's reading. The May survey probes firms' difficulty attracting qualified applicants and the corresponding effect on wage and benefit offerings. February Business Inflation Expectations Unchanged https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=BE0BD5FB-7EF7-47A1-82DE-46E20E0D14B4 BE0BD5FB-7EF7-47A1-82DE-46E20E0D14B4 Wed, 17 Feb 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.8 percent inflation over the coming year, the same as the January reading. This month's Business Inflation Expectations survey probes changes in the rate of employee retirements and their impact on firms. myCPI Features December Data, Sticky-Price CPI Rises https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject?item=BB52AE25-3BAB-48CB-A571-67CC4400CC4E BB52AE25-3BAB-48CB-A571-67CC4400CC4E Wed, 20 Jan 2016 11:00:00 EST The Atlanta Fed's myCPI tool has been updated with new data. Compare your personal consumer price index with the U.S. average. The sticky-price CPI rose 1.8 percent (annualized) in December, following a 2.4 percent increase in November. Business Inflation Expectations Fall https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=1169C44E-B421-4132-97C0-B610E62538DF 1169C44E-B421-4132-97C0-B610E62538DF Wed, 13 Jan 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.8 percent inflation over the coming year, a tenth of a percentage point decline from December, according to the Atlanta Fed's Business Inflation Expectations survey. Long-term inflation expectations are unchanged from last October's reading. Business Inflation Expectations Tick Up https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=23489CE4-E1BC-4F86-974D-5901CA692164 23489CE4-E1BC-4F86-974D-5901CA692164 Fri, 18 Dec 2015 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the coming year, a tenth of a percentage point rise from November, the Atlanta Fed's Business Inflation Expectations survey says. Inflation uncertainty was virtually unchanged at 2.3 percent. myCPI Features November Data, Sticky-Price CPI Rises https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject?item=077842F0-D0DF-4461-B375-811B202AA850 077842F0-D0DF-4461-B375-811B202AA850 Tue, 15 Dec 2015 11:00:00 EST The Atlanta Fed's myCPI tool has been updated with new data. Compare your personal consumer price index with the U.S. average. The sticky-price CPI rose 2.4 percent (annualized) in November, following a 3.3 percent increase in October. Business Inflation Expectations Nearly Unchanged https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=8EE811DA-2546-49B4-B034-D4235AAABDEF 8EE811DA-2546-49B4-B034-D4235AAABDEF Wed, 18 Nov 2015 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.8 percent inflation over the coming year, unchanged from October. Inflation uncertainty was also virtually unchanged at 2.2 percent, according to the Atlanta Fed's Business Inflation Expectations survey. myCPI Features October Data, Sticky-Price CPI Rises https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject?item=5A40DDE9-B722-455B-8418-6BA5B2DD2F80 5A40DDE9-B722-455B-8418-6BA5B2DD2F80 Tue, 17 Nov 2015 11:00:00 EST The Atlanta Fed's myCPI tool has been updated with new data. Compare your personal consumer price index with the U.S. average. The sticky-price CPI rose 3.3 percent (annualized) in October, following a 3.5 percent increase in September. Business Inflation Expectations Nearly Unchanged https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=EE69C820-D165-41B5-B8CA-182BB59D1F76 EE69C820-D165-41B5-B8CA-182BB59D1F76 Fri, 16 Oct 2015 10:00:00 EST The Atlanta Fed's Business Inflation Expectations survey says firms anticipate 1.8 percent inflation over the coming year, up a tenth of a percentage point from last month's reading. Inflation uncertainty went unchanged at 2.3 percent. myCPI Features September Data, Sticky-Price CPI Rises https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject?item=C474846F-2FBE-4E52-A8CB-9C494C937C1C C474846F-2FBE-4E52-A8CB-9C494C937C1C Thu, 15 Oct 2015 11:00:00 EST The Atlanta Fed's myCPI tool has been updated with new data. Compare your personal consumer price index with the U.S. average. The sticky-price CPI rose 3.5 percent (annualized) in September, after a 1.3 percent increase in August. Business Inflation Expectations Decline https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=193CD5AF-7291-4EFA-A4F4-94156526B8CC 193CD5AF-7291-4EFA-A4F4-94156526B8CC Mon, 21 Sep 2015 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.7 percent inflation over the coming year, down a tenth of a percentage point from the August reading, according to the Atlanta Fed's business inflation expectations survey. Some 224 firms responded to the September survey. myCPI Features August Data https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/mycpi?item=8F463FEF-C959-4E42-97C3-7FD34F974E27 8F463FEF-C959-4E42-97C3-7FD34F974E27 Wed, 16 Sep 2015 11:00:00 EST We have updated our myCPI tool with new data. Compare your personal consumer price index with the U.S. average. myCPI Features July Data https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/mycpi?item=185F6A42-5285-4A9B-98F5-959BEE4F07C8 185F6A42-5285-4A9B-98F5-959BEE4F07C8 Wed, 19 Aug 2015 11:00:00 EST We have updated our myCPI tool with new data. Compare your personal consumer price index with the U.S. average. Business Inflation Expectations Fall in August https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=100C945C-1D72-4B90-A135-B5A18BF04EAE 100C945C-1D72-4B90-A135-B5A18BF04EAE Wed, 12 Aug 2015 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.8 percent inflation over the coming year, two-tenths of a percentage point lower than last month, according to the Atlanta Fed's August business inflation expectations survey. Inflation uncertainty increased slightly to 2.4 percent. Business Inflation Expectations Reach 2.0 Percent https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=CC02D89C-9CA7-478E-9F8E-361DBC250CCC CC02D89C-9CA7-478E-9F8E-361DBC250CCC Wed, 15 Jul 2015 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.0 percent inflation over the coming year, and inflation uncertainty dipped slightly to 2.2 percent, according to the Atlanta Fed's July business inflation expectations survey. Business Inflation Expectations Virtually Unchanged https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=56BD4599-6487-4720-90A0-76FBCD2A571F 56BD4599-6487-4720-90A0-76FBCD2A571F Fri, 19 Jun 2015 10:00:00 EST Firms continue to expect 1.9 inflation over the coming year, according to the Atlanta Fed's business inflation expectations survey. Business Inflation Expectations Notch Up https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=3C46605B-DA4F-464A-8CDB-37777130FA34 3C46605B-DA4F-464A-8CDB-37777130FA34 Wed, 13 May 2015 10:00:00 EST Firms expect inflation to rise at a 1.9 percent rate over the coming year, according to the Atlanta Fed's business inflation expectations survey. Business Inflation Expectations Stay Stable https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=CB052ADE-34F2-44AA-BF2F-C76A903EE8D2 CB052ADE-34F2-44AA-BF2F-C76A903EE8D2 Wed, 15 Apr 2015 11:00:00 EST Firms continue to anticipate 1.7 percent inflation over the coming year, according to the Atlanta Fed's business inflation expectations survey. March Business Inflation Expectations Unchanged https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/feature/2015/150320-bie?item=7945566F-AE45-488C-A26E-CB62591EB382 7945566F-AE45-488C-A26E-CB62591EB382 Fri, 20 Mar 2015 10:00:00 EST For the third consecutive month, firms anticipate 1.7 percent inflation over the coming year, according to the Atlanta Fed's business inflation expectations survey. Business Inflation Expectations Stable in February https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=A2C0A911-24CC-4E4D-B47A-8DDC07BEB874 A2C0A911-24CC-4E4D-B47A-8DDC07BEB874 Fri, 20 Feb 2015 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.7 percent inflation over the coming 12 months, holding steady from last month's reading, according to the Atlanta Fed's business inflation expectations survey. January Business Inflation Expectations Dip https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=463DA24A-F868-4CD0-9CF3-E4A0FD755F53 463DA24A-F868-4CD0-9CF3-E4A0FD755F53 Wed, 14 Jan 2015 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.7 percent inflation over the coming year, a decline of two-tenths of a percentage point from December's survey, according to the Atlanta Fed's business inflation expectations survey. Business Inflation Expectations Fall in December https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=51DCDA03-2C96-4984-9562-C1F33453911F 51DCDA03-2C96-4984-9562-C1F33453911F Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the coming 12 months, down a tenth of a percent from last month's reading, according to the Atlanta Fed's business inflation expectations survey. November Business Inflation Expectations Increase Slightly https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=3B38F54E-F310-46DE-A528-0731D6C7A05B 3B38F54E-F310-46DE-A528-0731D6C7A05B Wed, 12 Nov 2014 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.0 percent inflation over the coming 12 months, up one-tenth of a percent from the October reading, according to the Atlanta Fed's business inflation expectations survey. October Business Inflation Expectations Decline https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=1B30F893-2D72-408B-A570-8D09759241E2 1B30F893-2D72-408B-A570-8D09759241E2 Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the coming 12 months, down two-tenths of a percent from the September reading, according to the Atlanta Fed's business inflation expectations survey. Business Inflation Expectations Tick Up https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=4C9B09A8-99B3-4C17-9800-7C77CCAF04CE 4C9B09A8-99B3-4C17-9800-7C77CCAF04CE Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EST The Atlanta Fed's business inflation expectations survey shows firms anticipate 2.1 percent inflation over the next 12 months, up a tenth of a percent from August. Firms say their unit costs are up 1.8 percent when compared to this time last year. August Business Inflation Expectations Rise https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=D94633BA-2438-4847-96BF-157561C0C6A9 D94633BA-2438-4847-96BF-157561C0C6A9 Wed, 13 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.0 percent inflation over the next 12 months, up from 1.9 percent in July, according to the Atlanta Fed's business inflation expectations survey. Firms expect compensation to increase by 2.8 percent over the next 12 months, on average. Business Inflation Expectations Dip in July https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=7FA93299-8DEC-4EA0-8CC4-C7B71779A292 7FA93299-8DEC-4EA0-8CC4-C7B71779A292 Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EST The Atlanta Fed's business inflation expectations survey reports firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the next 12 months, a slight drop from June. Firms provided input this month about their most useful planning/forecasting horizons. Business Inflation Expectations Inch Up Slightly https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=CC7AEA21-0090-4488-A4D0-4008CF3899D2 CC7AEA21-0090-4488-A4D0-4008CF3899D2 Fri, 20 Jun 2014 00:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.0 percent inflation over the next 12 months, according to the Atlanta Fed's business inflation expectations survey. Respondents report that unit sales levels, on average, are about 3.7 percent below normal, compared to 5.7 percent below normal in March. Business Inflation Expectations Unchanged https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=F5F30CEE-80DB-43BA-B179-E2CAFEB30A82 F5F30CEE-80DB-43BA-B179-E2CAFEB30A82 Wed, 14 May 2014 00:00:00 EST The Atlanta Fed's business inflation expectations (BIE) survey reports firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the coming year. Some 64 percent of respondents expect labor costs to put moderate or strong upward pressure on their prices over the next 12 months. Business Inflation Expectations Climb Slightly https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=099C1D94-34E2-45EB-B5A2-8BD371569E2F 099C1D94-34E2-45EB-B5A2-8BD371569E2F Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the next 12 months, virtually unchanged from 1.8 percent last month, according to the Atlanta Fed's business inflation expectations survey. Over the long term, or per year over the next five to 10 years, respondents expect 2.7 percent inflation. Business Inflation Expectations Fall https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=5D81514B-B3B6-49A5-A7C0-50609FE0606A 5D81514B-B3B6-49A5-A7C0-50609FE0606A Fri, 21 Mar 2014 00:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.8 percent inflation over the next 12 months, down from 2.0 percent in February, reports the Atlanta Fed's business inflation expectations survey. Respondents indicate that unit sales levels, on average, are about 5.7 percent below normal. Business Inflation Expectations Tick Up in February https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=5ACC2AE3-9C52-4159-AAF6-426F94590E9A 5ACC2AE3-9C52-4159-AAF6-426F94590E9A Wed, 12 Feb 2014 00:00:00 EST The Atlanta Fed's business inflation expectations survey reports firms anticipate 2.0 percent inflation over the next 12 months, a slight increase from last month. Some 65 percent of firms expect labor costs to put moderate or strong upward pressure on their prices over the coming year. Business Inflation Expectations Continue to Be Stable https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=93FFE29C-4C31-4D2E-A45F-336D659C8CB7 93FFE29C-4C31-4D2E-A45F-336D659C8CB7 Wed, 15 Jan 2014 00:00:00 EST For the fifth consecutive month, firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the coming year, according to the Atlanta Fed's business inflation expectations survey. Over the long term, or per year over the next five to 10 years, respondents expect 2.8 percent inflation. December Business Inflation Expectations Unchanged https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=70082BFC-011F-4AF6-9173-E4C9011ECE9A 70082BFC-011F-4AF6-9173-E4C9011ECE9A Fri, 20 Dec 2013 00:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the coming year, the same as last month, according to the Atlanta Fed's business inflation expectations survey. Respondents indicate that unit sales levels, on average, are some 4.8 percent below normal, a slight improvement from the last measure taken in September. Business Inflation Expectations Remain Steady https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=3EB6468C-8226-4EBB-B84A-80029DC90B77 3EB6468C-8226-4EBB-B84A-80029DC90B77 Wed, 13 Nov 2013 00:00:00 EST The Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation expectations (BIE) survey reports that firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the coming year. Sixty-five percent of respondents expect labor costs to put strong upward pressure on their prices over the next 12 months, a measure that's trended slightly upward. October Business Inflation Expectations Unchanged https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=D51C1E9A-14D3-4FB7-BBA2-89DBD60A9778 D51C1E9A-14D3-4FB7-BBA2-89DBD60A9778 Wed, 16 Oct 2013 00:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the next 12 months, according to the Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation expectations (BIE) survey. Firms' inflation expectations per year over the next five to 10 years are 2.7 percent, the lowest measure to date. September Business Inflation Expectations Dip https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=581B2CDA-E8CF-4C0C-9CD2-C2427CBF8DFD 581B2CDA-E8CF-4C0C-9CD2-C2427CBF8DFD Fri, 20 Sep 2013 00:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the next 12 months, according to the Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation expectations (BIE) survey. Midsize firms' unit sales level gap increased to 6.6 percent below normal in September while small and large firms' gaps were virtually unchanged. Business Inflation Expectations Rise in August https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=05167F39-889F-4B27-8CA8-EEB9EB764B47 05167F39-889F-4B27-8CA8-EEB9EB764B47 Wed, 14 Aug 2013 00:00:00 EST The Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation expectations (BIE) survey reports that firms anticipate 2.0 percent inflation over the next 12 months, up 0.2 percentage point. Nearly two-thirds of respondents, a series high, expect labor costs to have an upward influence on prices over the coming year. Business Inflation Expectations Unchanged in July https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=1029731F-77A5-4D9A-AF87-A0D3D3E0820B 1029731F-77A5-4D9A-AF87-A0D3D3E0820B Wed, 17 Jul 2013 00:00:00 EST The Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation expectations (BIE) survey reports that firms anticipate 1.8 percent inflation over the next 12 months, the same as in June. Respondents also expect unit costs to increase 2.8 percent per year over the next five to 10 years. Business Inflation Expectations Decline Slightly https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=FCBFF212-3718-4041-A70B-2D0A2B76167C FCBFF212-3718-4041-A70B-2D0A2B76167C Fri, 21 Jun 2013 00:00:00 EST According to the Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation expectations (BIE) survey, more than half of respondents (the highest percentage since the survey series began) say their sales levels are at or above normal. Companies anticipate 1.8 percent inflation over the next 12 months. Business Inflation Expectations Relatively Unchanged https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=18A23210-DE07-4D36-83D0-CF7199DC5AC7 18A23210-DE07-4D36-83D0-CF7199DC5AC7 Wed, 15 May 2013 00:00:00 EST Inflation expectations of businesses were relatively unchanged at 2 percent in May, according to the Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation expectations (BIE) survey. However, nearly two-thirds of respondents expect labor costs to put moderate to strong upward pressure on prices over the next 12 months. Business Inflation Expectations Rise Slightly in April https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/research/inflationproject/bie?item=5D3D3768-AFE8-4317-A414-59FECDD52648 5D3D3768-AFE8-4317-A414-59FECDD52648 Wed, 17 Apr 2013 00:00:00 EST According to the Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation expectations (BIE) survey, firms expect stronger unit sales level growth over the next 12 months. Firms also anticipate 2.1 percent inflation over the coming year. March Business Inflation Expectations Unchanged https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=65DAE64A-E5BC-4FEA-9FA7-054D8D67CDB2 65DAE64A-E5BC-4FEA-9FA7-054D8D67CDB2 Fri, 22 Mar 2013 00:00:00 EST The Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation expectations (BIE) survey reports that firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the next 12 months. While unit sales levels are below normal for all firms, those of small firms, in particular, continue to decline compared to "normal" times. Business Inflation Expectations Virtually Unchanged in February https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=07BAF61B-0628-4B9A-BC19-E12237BBFC83 07BAF61B-0628-4B9A-BC19-E12237BBFC83 Wed, 13 Feb 2013 00:00:00 EST The Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation expectations (BIE) survey reports that firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the next 12 months. The special question this month is on the frequency with which firms make price changes; about one-third report they change prices only annually. Business Inflation Expectations Dip in January https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=5DAFB2B2-7BF0-482C-B18A-D05D8C1D1A4B 5DAFB2B2-7BF0-482C-B18A-D05D8C1D1A4B Wed, 16 Jan 2013 00:00:00 EST According to the Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation expectations (BIE) survey, firms anticipate 1.8 percent inflation over the next 12 months. Firms also expect their unit costs to increase 3 percent per year over the next five to 10 years. Business Inflation Expectations Decline in December https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=13B1E5D8-4714-40E2-A021-838DDC441173 13B1E5D8-4714-40E2-A021-838DDC441173 Wed, 19 Dec 2012 00:00:00 EST According to the Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation expectations (BIE) survey, southeastern firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the next 12 months. Firms also report that their unit costs are up 1.5 percent when compared to this time last year. Business Inflation Expectations Rise in November https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=7CBC2A4D-2A5C-4D66-AC0F-6D77DE2A2B48 7CBC2A4D-2A5C-4D66-AC0F-6D77DE2A2B48 Wed, 21 Nov 2012 00:00:00 EST According to the Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation expectations (BIE) survey, southeastern firms anticipate 2.1 percent inflation over the next 12 months. That is the largest monthly increase since the series began in October of last year, but similar to the outlook of private economists. Business Inflation Expectations Inch Up in October https://www.frbatlanta.org/research/inflationproject/bie/?item=724EB540-A358-42C6-A3D2-69D1104FC930 724EB540-A358-42C6-A3D2-69D1104FC930 Fri, 26 Oct 2012 00:00:00 EST According to the Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation expectations (BIE) survey, southeastern firms expect their unit costs to rise 1.8 percent over the next 12 months. Respondents also anticipate unit costs to rise by 2.9 percent per year over the next five to 10 years. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Announces 2013 Dates for Survey of Business Inflation Expectations (BIE) https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2012/121002?item=5EBA2AA7-621E-4157-839A-BBB0F9E94E75 5EBA2AA7-621E-4157-839A-BBB0F9E94E75 Tue, 02 Oct 2012 00:00:00 EST The Atlanta Fed has posted the 2013 release dates for its Survey of Business Inflation Expectations (BIE). The monthly survey is based on firms' responses to questions about their inflation outlook, pricing pressures, and business conditions. Business Inflation Expectations Decrease in September https://www.frbatlanta.org/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/12Sep.aspx?item=E17EA32B-720F-40E9-AF13-5B838F9D2AFC E17EA32B-720F-40E9-AF13-5B838F9D2AFC Wed, 19 Sep 2012 00:00:00 EST According to the Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation expectations (BIE) survey, southeastern firms expect their unit costs to increase 1.7 percent over the next 12 months. September's figure fell two-tenths of a percent from the August one. Business Inflation Expectations Rise Slightly in August https://www.frbatlanta.org/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/12Aug.aspx?item=B2E15076-32CC-41FB-BEC6-8FED991255FB B2E15076-32CC-41FB-BEC6-8FED991255FB Wed, 22 Aug 2012 00:00:00 EST According to the Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation expectations (BIE) survey, southeastern firms anticipate their unit costs to increase 1.9 percent over the next 12 months. August's reading rose two-tenths of a percent over July's figure. Business Inflation Expectations Unchanged in July https://www.frbatlanta.org/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/12Jul.aspx?item=825F6068-65BC-4FAD-ABB7-8D2E05612175 825F6068-65BC-4FAD-ABB7-8D2E05612175 Mon, 23 Jul 2012 00:00:00 EST According to the Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation expectations (BIE) survey, southeastern firms anticipate their unit costs to rise 1.7 percent over the next 12 months. July's reading was the same as in June. Business Inflation Expectations Dip Again in June https://www.frbatlanta.org/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/12Jun.aspx?item=63F6C767-D1E9-4AA7-B08D-9F039B06F436 63F6C767-D1E9-4AA7-B08D-9F039B06F436 Fri, 22 Jun 2012 00:00:00 EST According to the Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation expectations (BIE) survey, southeastern firms anticipate their unit costs to rise 1.7 percent over the next 12 months. June's reading was down a fraction from May's, when firms anticipated 1.8 percent inflation. Business Inflation Expectations Moderate in May https://www.frbatlanta.org/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/12May.aspx?item=8F6DAD5B-D1D0-48B0-8CE2-6DB5F9BC78E5 8F6DAD5B-D1D0-48B0-8CE2-6DB5F9BC78E5 Wed, 23 May 2012 00:00:00 EST Southeastern firms expect their unit costs to rise 1.8 percent over the next 12 months, according to the Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation expectations (BIE) survey. May's forecast was down from the previous month, when firms anticipated 2.1 percent inflation. Business Inflation Expectations Increase in April https://www.frbatlanta.org/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/12Apr.aspx?item=B05FC261-AF17-4B6E-97D1-BC1622A6F780 B05FC261-AF17-4B6E-97D1-BC1622A6F780 Mon, 16 Apr 2012 00:00:00 EST According to the Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation survey, southeastern firms expect their unit costs to rise 2.1 percent over the next 12 months. April's reading was up slightly from the previous month, when firms anticipated 2.0 percent inflation. Business Inflation Expectations Rise Slightly in March https://www.frbatlanta.org/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/12Mar.aspx?item=52B9BF24-E9E0-4CBB-A21D-32C35E730EF3 52B9BF24-E9E0-4CBB-A21D-32C35E730EF3 Wed, 21 Mar 2012 00:00:00 EST According to the Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation survey, southeastern firms expect their unit costs to rise 2.0 percent over the next 12 months. March's reading is up slightly from the previous month, when firms anticipated 1.9 percent inflation. Business inflation expectations up slightly in February https://www.frbatlanta.org/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/12feb.aspx?item=DE05B072-5CB4-447B-8DBD-31DA3D6BD46E DE05B072-5CB4-447B-8DBD-31DA3D6BD46E Wed, 22 Feb 2012 00:00:00 EST According to the Atlanta Fed's monthly business inflation survey, southeastern firms expect their unit costs to rise 1.9 percent over the next 12 months. February's reading is up slightly from the previous month, when firms anticipated 1.8 percent inflation. New Survey Measures Business Inflation Expectations https://www.frbatlanta.org/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/12jan.aspx?item=87A71B41-D4D8-40E5-B264-4F1DBEB9C7D7 87A71B41-D4D8-40E5-B264-4F1DBEB9C7D7 Fri, 27 Jan 2012 00:00:00 EST According to the inaugural issue of the Atlanta Fed's Business Inflation Expectations survey, respondents expect unit costs to rise 1.8 percent in the coming year. This new online resource, featuring interactive results and more, provides insight into businesses' pricing decisions.