GO
Loading...

Enter multiple symbols separated by commas

Inflation

More

  • The Bank of Japan's decision makers remained concerned their 2 percent inflation goal would be difficult to keep, meeting minutes show.

  • 2-year note sale yield: 0.648%   Tuesday, 26 May 2015 | 1:30 PM ET
    2-year note sale yield: 0.648%

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields.

  • Average demand at 2-year note sale   Tuesday, 26 May 2015 | 1:04 PM ET
    Average demand at 2-year note sale

    CNBC's Rick Santelli gives a C+ as his auction grade.

  • Growth rates are 'anemic': Economist   Tuesday, 26 May 2015 | 2:30 AM ET
    Growth rates  are 'anemic': Economist

    Steve Keen, head of the School of Economics, Politics & History at Kingston University in London, warns that private sector debt is too high.

  • Behind Singapore's better-than-expected Q1 GDP   Monday, 25 May 2015 | 11:32 PM ET
    Behind Singapore's better-than-expected Q1 GDP

    Euben Paracuelles, executive director and Southeast Asia economist at Nomura Singapore, says the outperformance of Singapore's services sector "lifted the boat" for first-quarter growth.

  • TOKYO, May 25- Asian shares got off to a lackluster start on Monday, after rising inflation and a hawkish tone from the U.S. Activity was likely to be thin this session, as UK and U.S. markets are shut on Monday for the Spring Bank Holiday and Memorial Day respectively. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was down about 0.1 percent in early trade.

  • IMF: IT WILL TAKE LONGER THAN BOJ EXPECTS FOR JAPAN TO HIT 2 PCT INFLATION EVEN WITH FURTHER EASING.

  • TOKYO, May 22- The International Monetary Fund warned the Bank of Japan will take longer than it expects to hit its inflation target even with more monetary easing, and said "bolder" structural reforms are required to shake off an entrenched deflationary mindset. In a statement after "Article 4" consultations with Japanese policymakers released on Friday, the IMF...

  • Santelli: Understanding today's wild action   Friday, 22 May 2015 | 1:50 PM ET
    Santelli: Understanding today's wild action

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields.

  • WASHINGTON/ PROVIDENCE, May 22- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Friday said she expected the central bank to raise interest rates this year, as the U.S. economy was on course to bounce back from a sluggish first quarter and headwinds at home and abroad waned. In a speech to a business group in Providence, Rhode Island, Yellen said she expected economic data to...

  • WASHINGTON— Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday she expects to begin raising interest rates later this year— if the job market improves and the Fed is confident inflation will climb closer toward its target rate. The Fed has kept its key benchmark rate at a record low near zero since December 2008. "I think it will be appropriate at some point this year to...

  • WASHINGTON/ PROVIDENCE, May 22- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Friday said she expected the central bank to raise rates this year as the U.S. economy was on course to bounce back from a sluggish first quarter and as headwinds at home and abroad begin to wane. Yellen, in prepared remarks for a speech in Rhode Island, said she expected economic data to strengthen,...

  • *Ctrip, Expedia hit record highs on stake sale deal. May 22- The S&P 500 and Dow fell in early afternoon trading on Friday, retreating from recent record highs, as investors await Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's economic outlook for clues on the timing of a rate hike after new data showed a rise in inflation. "It will give the Fed greater confidence that inflation...

  • *Core inflation at highest since January 2013. May 22- U.S. stocks fell in late morning trading on Friday, retreating from recent record highs, as investors await Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's economic outlook for clues on the timing of a rate hike after new data showed a rise in inflation. "September is the most likely scenario and Yellen has been very keen on...

  • TAIPEI, May 22- Taiwan on Friday cut its 2015 full-year economic growth target and said exports will contract fall this year, citing weak demand for the island's products from China and other markets. Taiwan's worse-than-expected exports in recent months have provided further evidence that the recovery of global economies remains uncertain and demand for...

  • TOKYO, May 22- The Bank of Japan offered a slightly more upbeat view of the economy on Friday and its governor shrugged off the need for more monetary stimulus, dismissing market concerns that the recovery is too slow to accelerate inflation toward the bank's target. That followed data on Wednesday which showed Japan's economy expanded at the fastest pace in a...

  • TOKYO, May 22- The Bank of Japan maintained its massive stimulus programme and offered a slightly more upbeat view of the world's third-largest economy on Friday, citing a modest rebound in consumption and exports. That added to some signs of hope from Wednesday's data that showed Japan's economy expanded at the fastest pace in a year in January-March due to...

  • Mr. Yen: '2015 will be Japan's recovery period'   Thursday, 21 May 2015 | 11:32 PM ET
    Mr. Yen: '2015 will be Japan's recovery period'

    Eisuke Sakakibara, professor at Aoyama Gakuin University, says the Bank of Japan does not see the need to stimulate the economy further. He later explains why he agrees with the BOJ's upbeat economic view.

  • BOJ stands pat on policy, upgrades economic view   Thursday, 21 May 2015 | 11:15 PM ET
    BOJ stands pat on policy, upgrades economic view

    Ben Collett, head of Japan and Asian Equities at Sunrise Brokers, discusses the Bank of Japan's policy decision on Friday and explains what that means for investors.

  • Is the BOJ cornered? Thursday, 21 May 2015 | 7:38 PM ET

    The Bank of Japan may be intent on keeping its easy monetary policy, but it could run out of bonds to buy, and be forced into tapering next year.