Dallas Fed

Real Consumer Spending Flat.

Personal Income/Outlays  (September 2012) Personal Income – Month/Month  0.4% Consumer Spending – Month/Month 0.8% PCE Price Index — Month/Month 0.4% Core PCE price index – Month/Month 0.1% PCE Price Index — Year/Year 1.7% Core PCE price index – Year/Year  1.7% The gains in spending were largely due to inflation. Dallas Fed Manufacturing Survey (October 2012)