U.S. inflationary pressures were higher in February as the U.S. future inflation gauge rose to 101.4 from an upwardly revised 102.1 in January, according to data released Friday by the Economic Cycle Research Institute. The January index was originally reported as 1008.2.

The smoothed annualized growth rate, a comparison of the latest figures to the preceding year’s average level, slumped to 31.3% from an upwardly revised 38.0%, originally reported as 37.6%.

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