WASHINGTON, Feb 18- U.S. producer prices recorded their biggest decline in more than five years in January on plunging energy costs, pointing to very benign inflation in the near term that could argue against raising interest rates. "The reports paint a disappointing picture on the U.S. recovery, with the housing starts report in particular reinforcing the...» Read More
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on unemployment and inflation, with Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services; and Dean Maki, Barclays chief U.S. economist.
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