WASHINGTON, Oct 22- U.S. consumer prices rose marginally in September, painting a weak inflation picture that should give the Federal Reserve ample room to keep interest rates low for a while. The Labor Department said on Wednesday its Consumer Price Index edged up 0.1 percent last month as a rise in food and shelter costs offset a decline in energy prices.» Read More
WASHINGTON, Oct 22- U.S. consumer prices rose marginally in September as energy costs fell broadly, painting a weak inflation picture that should give the Federal Reserve ample room to keep interest rates low for a while. The Labor Department said on Wednesday its Consumer Price Index edged up 0.1 percent last month after declining 0.2 percent in August.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest numbers from the Consumer Price Index.
CNBC's Patti Domm takes a look ahead at Wednesday's market report, anticipating a major CPI drop caused by the plummeting gasoline prices.
WASHINGTON— Labor Department releases Consumer Price Index for September, 8:30 a.m. Eastern time. Boeing Co. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens. AT&T Inc. reports quarterly financial results after the market closes.
LONDON, Oct 16- Global markets showed some signs of stabilisation on Thursday after their most turbulent day in four years, but worries about world growth and the end of years of U.S. stimulus kept investors in a fraught mood. "In Europe we only have final September CPI, but in the US there are initial claims, industrial production, the Philly Fed, and the NAHB housing...
*Tankan due 8:50 a.m. Oct 1. TOKYO, Sept 19- The mood of Japanese manufacturers is seen as less optimistic in the three months to September and it will probably improve only slightly in the coming quarter, indicating that a sale tax hike and slow recovery in exports are hurting firms' sentiment.
REUTERS POLL- JAPAN FY 2014/ 15 CORE CPI EXCLUDING TAX-RISE EFFECT.
NEW YORK, Sept 17- The U.S. dollar edged lower against the euro on Wednesday after data showed U.S. consumer prices fell last month, fueling skepticism that the Federal Reserve will adopt a more hawkish tone in a policy statement later in the session.
NEW YORK, Sept 17- U.S. The Labor Department said its Consumer Price Index dropped 0.2 percent last month as a broad decline in energy prices offset increases in food and shelter costs.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on the consumer. And CNBC's Steve Liesman weighs in on how the numbers may likely impact the Fed's policy decision.
WASHINGTON, Aug 19- U.S. consumer prices barely rose in July as declining energy costs partially offset increases in food and rents, which could give the Federal Reserve ammunition to keep interest rates low for a while. The Labor Department said on Tuesday its Consumer Price Index edged up 0.1 percent last month after increasing 0.3 percent in June.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on July CPI, as well as housing starts.
*Japan CPI as expected, muted reaction from dollar/yen. LONDON, July 25- The euro struggled to hold above eight-month lows against the dollar on Friday, hurt by a dive in Germany's Ifo survey of business sentiment heading in to the end of the U.S. currency's strongest week since March.
TOKYO, July 25- Japanese government bond prices slipped on Friday, weighed down by higher Tokyo shares and an overnight retreat in U.S. The benchmark 10- year JGB yield rose 0.5 basis point to 0.525 percent. The JGB market showed little reaction to a rise in Japan's June core CPI, as the rise of 3.3 percent from the previous month was in line with forecasts.
*Japan CPI as expected, muted reaction from dollar/yen. TOKYO, July 25- The dollar held gains versus the yen on Friday and the euro stood steady after rebounding from an eight-month low against the greenback as data painted a brighter picture of the U.S. and eurozone economies.
TOKYO, July 25- Japan's core consumer prices rose 3.3 percent in June from a year earlier as an increase in the national sales tax continued to boost prices, data from the internal affairs ministry showed on Friday.
SYDNEY, July 23- The euro languished at multi-month lows against many of its peers early on Wednesday, having moved decisively lower overnight along with an eye-catching fall in the Swiss franc. Traders said there was no specific trigger although the weaker euro dovetailed nicely with expectations for the European Central Bank to ease policy further.
There was also some safe-haven buying in the afternoon, boosting bond prices, in connection with tensions in the Middle East after the Federal Aviation Administration advised U.S. airlines not to fly to Tel Aviv in Israel.
CPI rises 0.3 percent, Treasuries trim losses. *Geopolitics still a big factor. NEW YORK, July 22- U.S. long-term Treasury debt prices fell on Tuesday as safe-haven demand weakened in line with a rise in stocks, with investors hopeful tensions in the Middle East and Ukraine will ease.
LONDON, July 22- Gold steadied on Tuesday, paring earlier losses as the dollar gave up some of its gains against the euro after U.S. consumer price data pointed to a gradual buildup of inflationary pressure. Gold could benefit from a higher CPI as the metal is often considered a hedge against inflation.