Utah’s business landscape is rich with professionals who have le...Read More
Social Media and Employers: Friends or Enemies?
The Case for HSAs
Time to Show Up
Make a Move
In the Lab
Rent to Own
Back from the Dead
A Breath of Fresh Air
Travel & Tourism
In February 2012, on a non-seasonally adjusted basis, the Zions Bank Wasatch Front Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased 0.2 percent. Over the last 12 months, Utah’s economy has shown significant signs of improvement, leading many residents to exhibit higher levels of economic optimism. However, rising fuel prices, which have increased 5 percent between January and February along the Wasatch Front, may challenge the recent rise in optimism.
Facilitating this month’s inflation was higher costs in transportation and housing. Both categories rose at a healthy pace in February, but higher fuel costs may accelerate local inflation in the near future. The sudden jump in gasoline prices has served as a sobering reminder of the risks energy costs pose to the economic recovery.
Wasatch Front CONSUMER PRICE INDEX SUMMARY TABLE
Wasatch Front Percent of Total Expenditures
Wasatch Front Change Jan. 2012 to Feb. 2012
U.S. Change Jan. 2012 to Feb. 2012
Wasatch Front Change Over Last 12 Months
U.S. Change Over Last 12 Months
Utah Business Social
UB Events View All
Utah PR Spring Conference
May 7, 2015
Join your colleagues from Utah Business along with PRSA & IABC for this important, 1-day event th...
30 Women to Watch
May 21, 2015
Utah Business Magazine along with Snell & Wilmer are proud to announce the 16th annual 30 Women T...
CXO of the Year 2015
Jun 25, 2015
Utah Business Magazine along with Stoel Rives - are proud to present the 2015 CXO of the Year Awa...
Community Events View All
Walk MS Salt lake City 2015
Apr 25, 2015
Walk MS Salt Lake City 2015 Join us at The Gateway Mall April 25, 2015 and experience an event...
Advanced Skills for Workplace Trainers
Apr 28, 2015
Learn to identify, develop, and modify your individual teaching style. We will start with the ste...