Economic Reports


  • Scandinavian economies face triple threat Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 9:24 AM ET

    Falling oil prices and deflation are weighing on Norway and Sweden respectively, while Finland has been hit by the recession in Russia.

  • Euro zone deflation: Why it matters Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 9:02 AM ET
    Pedestrians pass sale signs in the window of a store in central Madrid, Spain.

    The long-feared threat of euro area deflation finally materialized at the end of 2014. CNBC takes a look at why you should be worried.

  • Europe deflation fears are back after weak data Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014 | 6:46 AM ET

    Fears of deflation in the euro zone were heightened once again on Tuesday, after both Spain and Greece reported worse-than-expected price declines.

  • 16 Russian banks at risk of ratings cut by Moody's Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 11:39 AM ET
    An employee counts Russian ruble banknotes at an office in Siberia in December, 2014.

    Moody's Investors Service could cut the ratings on up to 16 Russian banks, the credit ratings agency warned on Tuesday.

  • Rising inequality ‘significantly’ curbs growth Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 11:05 AM ET
    A woman begs in central Moscow.

    The chasm between the richest and poorest is at a 30-year high in developed countries, dragging down growth, according to a new global report.

  • ECB's Draghi: 'We don't need unanimity for QE' Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 9:17 AM ET

    The ECB has "stepped up" its preparations for further asset purchases, central bank head Mario Draghi said at his his regular news conference on Thursday.

  • BoE holds fire as wage growth, inflation weigh Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 12:00 PM ET
    A man sits on a bench outside the Bank of England in London.

    The Bank of England held its benchmark interest rate at a record low on Thursday, prompted by feeble wage growth and stagnation in the euro zone.

  • Santelli: Treasurys watching Philly Fed  Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 11:46 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli assesses the real economic strength behind the Philly Fed Index data from October, by tracking the response in Treasury yields and currencies.

  • US data sends mixed economic signals  Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 10:02 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman provides perspective on the strong read on Philly Fed in November at 40.8, as well as October existing home sales up 1.5 percent.

  • Leading indicators beat October expectations Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    An employee arranges flat screen television inventory at the ABT Inc. warehouse in Glenview, Illinois.

    The Conference Board's leading indicators index climbed in October, a strong gauge of the economy's future health.

  • Whopper Philly Fed number  Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the strong read on Philly Fed in November at 40.8.

  • Realty check: Office space, retail & more  Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 2:44 PM ET

    Related Companies Chairman Stephen Ross, discusses home prices, the demand for certain apartments and the changes happening in office space.

  • US business inventories gain in September Friday, 14 Nov 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    An employee operates a forklift at the distribution center of the Oregon Freeze Dry facility in Tangent, Oregon.

    U.S. business inventories rose a bit more than expected in September but the government also revised downward its estimate for August's gains.

  • September wholesale inventories up 0.2%  Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest data on September wholesale inventories

  • Encouraging US data; Dovish Draghi  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman rounds up Thursday's economic data, including bullish U.S. jobs data, and dovish central bank comments.

  • Where the markets are headed into the New Year, with Steve Massocca, Wedbush Equity Management, and Art Hogan, Wunderlich Securities.

  • Manufacturing data roundup  Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 10:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman dissects October's ISM Index at 59.0, and September construction spending down 0.4 percent.

  • US manufacturing rebounds, boosted by new orders Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    An employee grinds steel components on the fabrication area floor at the Ellicott Dredges manufacturing facility in Baltimore, Maryland.

    U.S. manufacturing expanded far more briskly than estimated in October, fully recovering from the previous month's weakness, a report showed Monday.

  • Oct. ISM Index: 59.0  Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 9:59 AM ET

    October's ISM Index is 59.0, and September construction spending is down 0.4 percent, reports CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Santelli Exchange: Healthy Chicago PMI  Friday, 31 Oct 2014 | 10:24 AM ET

    After Chicago Purchasing Managers Index from October jumped to 66.2, CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks to Alyce Andres-Frantz, MNI Chicago Bureau chief about the healthy number.