PRICES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PRICES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Wasatch Front consumer prices eeking upward http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58425282-79/prices-percent-0.2-august.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58425282-79/prices-percent-0.2-august.csp">Wasatch Front consumer prices eeking upward</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T16:53:02.316-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 04:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Consumer prices rose 0.2 percent from July to August along the Wasatch Front, Zions Bank officials said Wednesday. Prices over the past 12 months have gone up 1.1 percent in the state, which is lower than the national rate of 1.7 percent. The national price index went down 0.2 percent from July to August, according to the bank’s monthly Consumper Price Index. Transportation prices mirrored the overall 1.1 percent increase. They were spurred by higher costs for automobiles, which more than offs...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58425282@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:53:02 MDT Stocks fall as oil price slump hits energy sector http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58388374-79/fell-oil-percent-energy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58388374-79/fell-oil-percent-energy.html.csp">Stocks fall as oil price slump hits energy sector</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN SWEET</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T12:28:13.957-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 12:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The U.S. stock market fell Monday, pulling back from a record high reached last week. Energy stocks fell the most as the price of oil slumped. Campbell Soup declined after the company said its 2015 income would miss analysts’ expectations. Yahoo, which owns a stake in Alibaba, rose in anticipation of the giant Chinese technology company going public. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average fell 51 points, or 0.3 percent, to 17,084 as of 11:41 a.m. Mountain. The Standard & Poor...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583883742014-09-08T12:28:13.957-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-08T12:28:13.957-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58388374@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 12:28:13 MDT U.S. home prices rose at slower pace in July http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58364063-79/percent-july-prices-rose.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58364063-79/percent-july-prices-rose.html.csp">U.S. home prices rose at slower pace in July</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T08:52:02.372-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 08:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • U.S. home prices rose in July but at a slower rate compared with earlier this year. The moderating price increases could help support sales. Real estate data provider CoreLogic said Tuesday that prices rose 7.4 percent in July from July 2013. That was slightly below June’s year-over-year increase of 7.5 percent and far below a recent peak of 11.9 percent in February. Prices rose 1.2 percent in July from June. But CoreLogic’s monthly figures aren’t adjusted for seasonality, such as i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583640632014-09-02T08:52:02.372-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-02T08:52:02.372-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58364063@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:52:02 MDT Five myths about the California drought http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58362412-68/california-drought-crops-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58362412-68/california-drought-crops-state.html.csp">Five myths about the California drought</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Richard Howitt </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Jay Lund</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-01T20:59:00.139-06:00">Updated Sep 1, 2014 08:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">California is experiencing its third-worst drought in 106 years, resulting in idled cropland and soaring water prices. Since the state produces almost 70 percent of the nation’s top 25 fruit, nut and vegetable crops, California’s pain could soon hit the rest of the country through higher food prices. Will conservation and new water-saving technologies be enough to weather this dry period? Let’s consider five myths about the California drought. 1. California knows how to manage droughts. Califor...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58362412@www.sltrib.com Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:59:00 MDT Supply concerns lift palladium to a 13-year high http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58353133-79/palladium-percent-month-ounce.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58353133-79/palladium-percent-month-ounce.html.csp">Supply concerns lift palladium to a 13-year high</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Debarati Roy</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T17:55:01.657-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 05:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Palladium futures jumped to the highest since 2001 as supply concerns mounted amid prospects for further sanctions against Russia, the world’s biggest producer. The U.S. and Europe accuse Russia of escalating the five-month conflict in Ukraine by sending troops over the border to support rebels. An ounce of palladium, which is used mainly in pollution-control devices in cars, bought as much as 0.6383 ounce of platinum in London, the most since August 2002, data compiled by Bloomberg s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58353133@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:55:01 MDT USDA launches new dairy insurance program http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58347327-79/program-farmers-dairy-prices.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58347327-79/program-farmers-dairy-prices.html.csp">USDA launches new dairy insurance program</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By M. L. Johnson</span></span> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T11:12:07.064-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 11:12AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Milwaukee • Dairy farmers squeezed in recent years by low milk prices and high feed costs can begin signing up next week for a new program replacing old subsidies that didn’t factor in the price of corn. Signups for the new program will run Sept. 2 to Nov. 28, U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced Thursday. Farmers must enroll then to participate in the program in what’s left of 2014 and in 2015. They will have annual signups after that. The new program is a kind of insurance that pay...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583473272014-08-28T11:12:07.064-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-28T11:12:07.064-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58347327@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:12:07 MDT Sprouts beating Whole Foods in food-price battle http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58317783-79/foods-sprouts-percent-bloomberg.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58317783-79/foods-sprouts-percent-bloomberg.html.csp">Sprouts beating Whole Foods in food-price battle</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Leslie Patton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T12:30:01.829-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 12:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chicago • Sprouts Farmers Market Inc., one of Whole Foods Market Inc.’s fastest-growing competitors, is undercutting the prices of its larger rival by about 13 percent, according to analysis by Bloomberg Industries. A basket of 148 brand-name items, including Kashi cereal, Talenti gelato and Applegate deli turkey, is $691.92 at Sprouts and $780.64 at Whole Foods, according to a study led by Jennifer Bartashus, a Bloomberg Industries analyst in Skillman, New Jersey. The difference stems largely f...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58317783@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:30:01 MDT China fines 12 Japanese firms in auto price probe http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58317144-79/corp-law-china-price.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58317144-79/corp-law-china-price.html.csp">China fines 12 Japanese firms in auto price probe</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOE McDONALD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T09:27:02.184-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 09:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beijing • China announced Wednesday it will fine 12 Japanese auto parts suppliers a total of $202 million for colluding to raise prices in an unfolding anti-monopoly probe of the country’s auto industry. Beijing has launched a series of investigations of global automakers and technology suppliers under its 6-year-old anti-monopoly law in an apparent effort to force down prices. Officials said earlier that Mercedes Benz, Audi and Chrysler also violated the law. The Japanese suppliers were found t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583171442014-08-20T09:27:02.184-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-20T09:27:02.184-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58317144@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:27:02 MDT Japan’s NSK fined by China in anti-monopoly case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58312614-79/anti-monopoly-regulators-auto.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58312614-79/anti-monopoly-regulators-auto.html.csp">Japan’s NSK fined by China in anti-monopoly case</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOE McDONALD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T12:45:18.332-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 12:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beijing • A Japanese auto parts supplier, NSK Ltd., said Tuesday it was fined $28.2 million by Chinese anti-monopoly regulators in an unfolding probe of the industry. In a statement, Tokyo-based NSK gave no details of the offenses of which it was accused. The company said it was cooperating with authorities. Regulators have launched a series of anti-monopoly investigations against global automakers and technology suppliers under China’s 6-year-old anti-monopoly law in a possible effort to force ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583126142014-08-19T12:45:18.332-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-19T12:45:18.332-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58312614@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:45:18 MDT Consumer prices edge up 0.1 percent in July http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58312604-79/percent-prices-inflation-july.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58312604-79/percent-prices-inflation-july.html.csp">Consumer prices edge up 0.1 percent in July</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARTIN CRUTSINGER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T08:40:02.329-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 08:40AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • U.S. consumer prices rose in July at the slowest pace in five months, held back by a drop in gasoline prices. Consumer prices edged up a seasonally adjusted 0.1 percent last month, after larger gains of 0.3 percent in June and 0.4 percent in May, the Labor Department reported Tuesday. It was the smallest increase since a similar 0.1 percent rise in February. The July price restraint came from falling gasoline prices, which had surged in June. All energy prices were down 0.3 percent ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583126042014-08-19T08:40:02.329-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-19T08:40:02.329-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58312604@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 08:40:02 MDT China claims Mercedes is guilty of price abuses http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58308984-79/mercedes-companies-price-investigation.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58308984-79/mercedes-companies-price-investigation.html.csp">China claims Mercedes is guilty of price abuses</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOE McDONALD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T09:42:01.617-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 09:42AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beijing • China’s government said Monday it has concluded Mercedes-Benz violated anti-monopoly law and charged excessive prices for parts, adding to a growing number of global automakers snared in an investigation of the industry. The luxury unit of Germany’s Daimler AG abused its control over supplies of spare parts to engage in “vertical price-fixing,” according to the official Xinhua News Agency. It said investigators from the price bureau of the eastern province of Jiangsu found prices were ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583089842014-08-18T09:42:01.617-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-18T09:42:01.617-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58308984@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:42:01 MDT Op-ed: Amazon can’t discount the power of community http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58297101-82/amazon-books-local-authors.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58297101-82/amazon-books-local-authors.html.csp">Op-ed: Amazon can’t discount the power of community</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Betsy Burton</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T17:57:02.805-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 05:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Many readers shop with Amazon — even those who know the importance of community and who loyally shop with their local bookstore as well. They do so because Amazon’s prices are low, and low prices are seductive. It’s easy not to look behind the reasons the prices are low, to learn that (a) Amazon doesn’t have to collect sales tax which gives it a nearly 10 percent advantage, that (b) Amazon’s investors don’t seem to care that they never make a profit, a state of affairs that allows Amazon to disc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58297101@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 17:57:02 MDT U.S. producer prices rise just 0.1 percent in July http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58300406-79/percent-prices-inflation-june.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58300406-79/percent-prices-inflation-june.html.csp">U.S. producer prices rise just 0.1 percent in July</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T09:18:01.957-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 09:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Falling gasoline costs lowered the prices that U.S. companies received for their goods and services last month, keeping overall inflation in check. The producer price index rose 0.1 percent in July, following a 0.4 percent gain in June, the Labor Department said Friday. The index measures the cost of goods and services before they reach the consumer. Wholesale gas prices fell 2.1 percent, after jumping 6.4 percent in June. The cost of pharmaceuticals, pickup trucks and rail and truc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583004062014-08-15T09:18:01.957-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-15T09:18:01.957-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58300406@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:18:01 MDT Cool summer sets expectations for a record harvest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58275920-79/corn-bushels-acre-farmers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58275920-79/corn-bushels-acre-farmers.html.csp">Cool summer sets expectations for a record harvest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID PITT</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-08T14:55:34.741-06:00">Updated Aug 8, 2014 02:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Des Moines, Iowa • A mild summer across much of the nation’s heartland has provided optimum growing conditions for the nation’s corn and soybean crops. Pair that with high-yield seeds and other new farming technologies, and the U.S. is looking at busting records come harvest time. The U.S. Department of Agriculture already has predicted a record soybean crop of 3.8 billion bushels. And the corn crop, it said in July, would be large but not bigger than last year’s record of 13.9 billion bushels....</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582759202014-08-08T14:55:34.741-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-08T14:55:34.741-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58275920@www.sltrib.com Fri, 08 Aug 2014 14:55:34 MDT Year-over-year U.S. home prices show a slowing gain http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58263179-79/percent-prices-june-rose.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58263179-79/percent-prices-june-rose.html.csp">Year-over-year U.S. home prices show a slowing gain</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T10:33:04.618-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 10:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • U.S. home prices rose in June by the smallest year-over-year amount in 20 months, slowed by modest sales and more properties coming on the market. Data provider CoreLogic said Tuesday that prices rose 7.5 percent in June compared with 12 months earlier. That’s a solid gain but less than the 8.3 percent year-over-year increase in May and a recent year-to-year peak of 11.9 percent in February. On a month-to-month basis, June prices rose just 1 percent, down from 1.4 percent in May. Bu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582631792014-08-05T10:33:04.618-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-05T10:33:04.618-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58263179@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 10:33:04 MDT Wasatch Front home prices rise, but sales continue to slump http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58241168-79/percent-county-sales-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58241168-79/percent-county-sales-lake.html.csp">Wasatch Front home prices rise, but sales continue to slump</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TONY SEMERAD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T21:55:43.511-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 09:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Home sales continued to slow along much of the Wasatch Front as rising prices, tighter lending and a lack of housing inventory pushed many would-be buyers to the sidelines. Sales of single-family homes in Salt Lake County dropped by 9 percent in the second quarter of 2014, compared with the same quarter last year, according to a new report. Home sales also fell in Davis and Utah counties, while Tooele and Weber counties posted modest gains. With sizable numbers of yearly home closings typicall...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58241168@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:55:43 MDT Phillips 66’s profits fall as it pivots to chemicals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58243360-79/gas-phillips-prices-natural.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58243360-79/gas-phillips-prices-natural.html.csp">Phillips 66’s profits fall as it pivots to chemicals</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Zain Shauk</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T17:33:01.931-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 05:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Houston • Phillips 66, the refining company that saw its shares drop last month on news of expanded U.S. oil exports, said second-quarter profit declined 9.9 percent as its effort to boost natural gas liquids sales fell short of analysts’ expectations. Net income fell to $863 million, or $1.51 a share, from $958 million, or $1.53, a year earlier, the Houston-based company said Wednesday. Excluding one-time items, per-share profit missed the $1.69 average of 13 analysts’ estimates compiled by Blo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58243360@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:33:01 MDT View home prices in your ZIP code http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58241703-79/prices-code-housing-view.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58241703-79/prices-code-housing-view.html.csp">View home prices in your ZIP code</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T09:10:47.901-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 09:10AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Housing prices are rising along much of the Wasatch Front, but sales are falling — still. To view the latest housing prices by ZIP code, go to http://bit.ly/1u0twn3.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58241703@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:10:47 MDT Yemen nearly doubles fuel prices to narrow deficit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58241476-79/cents-yemen-fuel-nearly.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58241476-79/cents-yemen-fuel-nearly.html.csp">Yemen nearly doubles fuel prices to narrow deficit</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By AHMED AL-HAJJ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T10:58:02.031-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 10:58AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sanaa, Yemen • Yemen’s government has nearly doubled fuel prices in an attempt to reform government subsidies and narrow a budget deficit. According to new prices posted Wednesday in the capital, Sanaa, the government raised price of regular gasoline to 93 U.S. cents from 58 cents. Diesel used for public transport and trucks rose to 91 cents from 46 cents. That’s on par to the U.S. average price per liter for gasoline, which is 92 cents — or $3.51 per gallon. Past price hikes have led to street ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582414762014-07-30T10:58:02.031-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T10:58:02.031-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58241476@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10:58:02 MDT U.S. home price gains slow for sixth straight month http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58236811-79/percent-sales-prices-gains.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58236811-79/percent-sales-prices-gains.html.csp">U.S. home price gains slow for sixth straight month</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T09:21:01.592-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 09:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • U.S. home prices rose in May from a year earlier at the weakest pace in 15 months as sales remain modest in the spring buying season. The Standard & Poor’s/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index, released Tuesday, increased 9.3 percent in May from 12 months earlier. That’s down from 10.8 percent in the previous month and the smallest annual gain since February 2013. Yearly price gains slowed in 18 of the 20 cities. They accelerated in Charlotte, North Carolina, and were flat in Tampa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582368112014-07-29T09:21:01.592-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T09:21:01.592-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58236811@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:21:01 MDT