Economic Reports CPI

  • *Trade data due at 2350 GMT on Tue, core CPI at 2330 GMT Thurs. TOKYO, Jan 20- Japan's core consumer prices were expected to slow their rate of decline in December and exports were seen to have risen for the first time in 15 months, a Reuters poll showed, a positive sign for the economy. "Downward impacts on prices from energy price falls are waning but consumer spending...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 18- U.S. consumer prices rose in December as households paid more for gasoline and rental accommodation, leading to the largest year-on-year increase in 2-1/ 2 years and signaling that inflation pressures could be building. The Labor Department said on Wednesday its Consumer Price Index rose 0.3 percent last month after gaining 0.2 percent in...

  • WASHINGTON— U.S. consumer prices, driven up by rising energy costs, rose moderately in December, closing out a year in which consumer inflation rose at the fastest pace in five years. The Labor Department reported Wednesday that its consumer price index increased 0.3 percent last month, up from a 0.2 percent gain in November. The Fed has now boosted rates twice in...

  • UnitedHealth Group Inc. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens. WASHINGTON— Labor Department releases Consumer Price Index for December, 8:30 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases industrial production for December, 9:15 a.m.; National Association of Home Builders releases housing market index for January, 10 a.m.; Federal Reserve...

  • *Hungary's inflation highest since July 2013. BUDAPEST, Jan 13- Government bond yields mostly rose in Central Europe on Friday as figures released in Hungary and Romania showed inflation rising across the region. Hungary's annual inflation jumped to 1.8 percent in December.

  • *Hungary's inflation highest since July 2013. BUDAPEST, Jan 13- Government bond yields mostly rose in Central Europe as figures released in Hungary and Romania on Friday underpinned that inflation is rising across the region. Hungary's annual inflation jumped to 1.8 percent in December.

  • BUDAPEST/ PRAGUE, Jan 10- The Czech crown tested three-year highs in one-year forward contracts on Tuesday as a jump in inflation boosted expectations that the central bank will abandon its cap on the currency's spot value. Inflation is on the rise across Central Europe after years of stagnation and negative interest rates, partly helped by a rebound in crude...

  • China PPI driven by supply-side factors: Expert

    Factors like the depreciation in the yuan contributed to PPI inflation rather than an increase in demand, says Zhao Yang at Nomura.

  • China isn't exporting inflation to world: Economist

    Chi Lo at BNP Paribas Investment Partners weighs in on the improving PPI figures out of China and the movements in the yuan.

  • Analysts say fading deflationary pressures could nudge the central bank to maintain interest rates at current levels.

  • Chinese government to focus on structural reform: Economist

    Expect less aggressive monetary policy and more structural reform to take place in China going forward, says Raymond Yeung at ANZ.

  • PERU CONSUMER PRICE INDEX ROSE 0.33 PCT IN DECEMBER, 3.23 PCT IN 2016.

  • *Nationwide Nov core CPI down 0.4 pct vs f'cast -0.3 pct Tokyo Dec core CPI down 0.6 pct vs f'cast -0.4 pct. TOKYO, Dec 27- Japan's core consumer prices marked the ninth straight month of annual declines and household spending slumped in November, data showed on Tuesday, suggesting that the economy still lacks enough momentum to jump-start inflation toward the...

  • *Yen shows little reaction to slip in Japan CPI. TOKYO, Dec 27- The dollar inched up against the yen on Tuesday while the euro held to modest gains against the greenback, as the market looked to emerge out of the holiday lull and into the last trading stretch of the year. The yen showed little reaction to Japan's inflation data, which saw core consumer prices mark the...

  • *Tokyo Dec core CPI down 0.6 pct vs f'cast -0.4 pct. TOKYO, Dec 27- Japan's core consumer prices marked the ninth straight month of annual declines in November, data showed on Tuesday, suggesting that the economy still lacks enough momentum to jump-start inflation toward the central bank's ambitious 2 percent target. Core consumer prices in Tokyo, available a...

  • flat@ SAO PAULO, Dec 21- Rates paid on Brazilian interest rate futures fell on Wednesday as further signs of easing inflation stoked bets on a sharper rate cut next month. Brazil's IPCA-15 consumer price index rose 6.58 percent in the 12 months through mid-December, down from an increase of 7.64 percent in mid-November and closer to the 6.5- percent ceiling of the...

  • expected@ SAO PAULO, Dec 21- Rates paid on Brazilian interest rate futures fell on Wednesday as further signs of easing inflation stoked bets on a sharper rate cut next month. Brazil's IPCA-15 consumer price index rose 6.58 percent in the 12 months through mid-December, edging closer to the 6.5 percent ceiling of the government's target. Key Latin American stock...

  • expected@ SAO PAULO, Dec 21- Rates paid on Brazilian interest rate futures fell on Thursday as further signs of easing inflation stoked bets on a sharper rate cut next month. Brazil's IPCA-15 consumer price index rose 6.58 percent in the 12 months through mid-December, edging closer to the 6.5 percent ceiling of the government's target. Key Latin American stock...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 15- U.S. consumer prices moderated in November, but the underlying trend continued to point to firming inflation pressures amid rising rents, which could support more interest rate increases from the Federal Reserve next year. The Labor Department said its Consumer Price Index rose 0.2 percent last month as gasoline price increases slowed and...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 15- U.S. consumer prices moderated in November, but the underlying trend continued to point to firming inflation pressures amid rising rents, which could support more interest rate increases from the Federal Reserve next year. The Labor Department said on Thursday its Consumer Price Index rose 0.2 percent last month as gasoline price...