U.S. import price index 0.6% vs. 0.2% forecast
The U.S. import price index rose more-than-expected last month, official data showed on Thursday.

In a report, US Department of Labor said that U.S. import price index rose to a seasonally adjusted 0.6%, from 0.9% in the preceding month.

Analysts had expected U.S. import price index to rise 0.2% last month.