• US stock futures retain modest losses after claims, CPI Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 8:34 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures signaled a weaker open on Wall Street on Thursday, ahead of another wave of key fourth-quarter earnings.

  • November CPI unchanged   Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 8:30 AM ET
    November CPI unchanged

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports there were no significant revisions in the latest indicator on inflation. CNBC's Steve Liesman and James Grant, Grant's Interest Rate Observer, weigh in on the data.

  • Slowdown ahead? Economists trim US growth forecasts Monday, 25 Nov 2013 | 10:44 AM ET

    Economists trimmed forecasts for U.S. economic growth in the final quarter of the year and the first three months of 2014 but predicted job growth.

  • October retail sales up 0.4%   Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 8:30 AM ET
    October retail sales up 0.4%

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on October's CPI and retail sales data. "We are not in crisis mode anymore," he says.

  • September CPI up 0.2%   Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 8:30 AM ET
    September CPI up 0.2%

    CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on consumer prices.

  • Social Security raise to be among lowest in years Sunday, 13 Oct 2013 | 4:40 PM ET
    Social Security checks

    Millions of recipients, disabled veterans and federal retirees can expect historically small increases in their benefits come January.

  • July CPI up 0.2%; weekly jobless claims 320,000   Thursday, 15 Aug 2013 | 8:30 AM ET
    July CPI up 0.2%; weekly jobless claims 320,000

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on consumer prices and unemployment, and discusses what it indicates about the economy and its impact on the markets, with CNBC's Steve Liesman, and Jeffrey Cleveland, Payden & Rygel economist.

  • Nikkei to trade between 18,000-21,000   Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 7:42 PM ET
    Nikkei 225 Seen Back at 18k - 21k Mark: Pro

    Harmen Overdijk, Head of Portfolio Management for Asia at EFG International, says Tokyo markets could soar as high as 21,000.

  • June CPI up more than expected at 0.5%   Tuesday, 16 Jul 2013 | 8:30 AM ET
    June CPI up more than expected at 0.5%

    A jump in gasoline prices helped fuel consumer prices last month. CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest economic data, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Prices Will Be Stable This Year: General Mills CEO Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 12:10 PM ET

    Inflation will be "very manageable" over the next 12 months and the price of consumer goods sold by General Mills will remain stable, the company's CEO, Ken Powell said.

  • Asian Markets Drop on China Fears   Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 10:15 AM ET
    Asian Markets Drop on China Fears

    Helen Zhu, Goldman Sachs chief China equity strategist, explains how weak PMI data out of China is sparking growing concerns about a possible cash crunch.

  • US May Housing Starts Surge 6.8%; May Inflation Tame

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on consumers and housing and discusses what it indicates about the economy, with CNBC's Steve Liesman and economist Stu Hoffman.

  • Initial Jobless Claims Up 32,000 to 360,000   Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 8:31 AM ET
    Initial Jobless Claims Up 32,000 to 360,000

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest unemployment, housing and CPI numbers, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • India Consumer Inflation Slows for Second Month Monday, 13 May 2013 | 3:20 AM ET
    Why Are India's Retailers Afraid of Wal-Mart?

    India's annual consumer price inflation slowed for the second straight month in April to 9.39 percent.

  • March Housing Starts Jump 7% ; While CPI Dips 0.2%   Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013 | 8:30 AM ET
    March Housing Starts Jump 7% , While CPI Dips 0.2%

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the data on food and energy last month and takes a look at the housing market, with Joe Kinahan, TD Ameritrade, and Robert Brusca, FAO Economics.

  • Data Drivers For Tuesday's Markets   Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013 | 7:17 AM ET
    Data Drivers For Tuesday's Markets

    Marc Chandler, Brown Brothers Harriman; Ian Sheperdson, Pantheon Macroeconomic Advisers; and Wilbur Ross,WL Ross & Company, discuss how a slew of economic data due out later this morning will likely impact the markets.

  • AARP Responds to Commerce Criticism   Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 7:32 AM ET
    AARP Responds to Commerce Criticism

    Robert Romasco, President of AARP, defends the organizations stand on social security reforms and the impact of entitlement program on the nation's growing deficit problem.

  • Chained CPI: What It Is and How It Will Affect You Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 4:22 PM ET

    President Barack Obama is expected to formally propose a controversial change in how the government calculates inflation for Social Security and other federal benefits.

  • February CPI Up 0.7% & March Empire State Index 9.24

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on the economy, with Jeffrey Cleveland, Payden & Rygel senior economist, and Bill Miller, former Legg Mason Capital Management chairman.

  • China Inflation to Dip Below 3% in March: Pro   Sunday, 10 Mar 2013 | 8:12 PM ET
    China CPI Seen Below 3% In March: Pro

    Tao Wang, Head of China Economic Research at UBS Securities expects China CPI to slip below 3% in March. She believes government restructuring should pave the way for infrastructure investment.