WASHINGTON— Prices charged by U.S. manufacturers, farmers and other producers rose for the first time since January, lifted by higher costs for gas, steel and medicines. The Labor Department said Friday that the producer price index, which measures price changes before they reach the consumer, increased 0.2 percent in April. That followed small declines in... » Read More
SHANGHAI, Dec 9- China's consumer inflation quickened to 1.5 percent year-on-year in November, beating market expectations. Analysts polled by Reuters predicted the index would come in at 1.4 percent, compared with 1.3 percent the prior month. The producer price index fell 5.9 percent in November, unchanged from October, the National Bureau of Statistics said...
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest data on retail and producer prices. And Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, explains why he thinks there's more weakness in the stock market coming.
Across the board it's disappointing, says Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, reporting the latest retail sales numbers and inflation data from September. And CNBC's Rick Santelli, weighs in while visiting the "Squawk Box" crew in NYC.
China's economy is undergoing a "pretty significant transformation" into a service-led economy, says Eric Robertsen, head of global macro strategy at Standard Charter.
Jim Iuorio, TJM Securities breaks down the latest data on producer prices and weighs in on whether the Fed will likely
Grace Ng, senior China economist at JP Morgan, says the persistent decline in the producer price index could hurt corporate revenue, which limits fixed investments and the country's overall growth.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the larger-than-expected numbers on producer prices.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on producer goods and services.
Peng Wengsheng, global economist and head of Research at CITIC Securities, says low domestic demand will likely underpin weak inflation in China for the near term.
The below-view May inflation data support the view that further interest rate cuts are needed to prop up China's growth, says Johanna Chua, head of Asia Economics & Market Analysis at Citi.
Bond market volatility could keep stocks in check in the coming week, as investors watch for more proof of momentum in the U.S. economy.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on unemployment and PPI data. And CNBC's Steve Liesman adds perspective.
China's inflation was more muted than expected in April and producer prices fell, adding to concerns about growing deflationary pressures.
CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses the latest economic data on producer prices and retail sales.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on last month's producer prices and retail sales.
While China's consumer inflation stabilized in March, it will likely continue easing over the next 2-3 months, prompting further easing, says Zhu Haibin, chief China economist and head of Greater China Economic Research of J.P Morgan.
CNBC's Steve Liesman, and John Ryding, RDQ Economics, dissect the latest PPI data and what it indicates about the economy. It is not a deflationary environment apart from lower oil prices, says Ryding.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on producer prices and what it indicates about the U.S. economy and its impact on Treasurys.
Peter Boockvar, The Lindsey Group, discusses Switzerland's central bank move and the impact to gold investors, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest unemployment numbers and producer prices. And CNBC's Steve Liesman and Michelle Caruso-Cabrera provides perspective on the data and the move on the Swiss franc.