Economic Reports CPI

  • REUTERS POLL- AUSTRALIA CPI INFLATION SEEN AVERAGING 2.0 PCT IN 2018, 2.1 PCT IN 2019, 2.3 PCT IN 2020.

  • *Tokyo January core-CPI seen steady. TOKYO, Jan 18- Japan's exports in December likely fell at their fastest pace in more than two years, a Reuters poll showed on Friday, suggesting that slowing global demand and the U.S.- China trade war are starting to hurt the export-reliant economy. The poll found December imports rose 3.7 percent from a year earlier, slowing...

  • *Dec core CPI up 0.7 pct yr/yr vs f'cast +0.8 pct. TOKYO, Jan 18- Japan's annual core consumer inflation slowed to a seven-month low in December as soft household spending kept firms from raising prices, a further sign of the growing challenge faced by the central bank in achieving its elusive 2 percent target. The data underscores the fragile nature of Japan's...

  • *Bucharest stocks hit new 2- year low on tax worries. BUDAPEST, Jan 15- Hungarian government bond yields fell further to their lowest levels in about 8 months on Tuesday after local and Slovak data confirmed that inflation fell even more than expected in December across Central Europe. Figures in Germany, the region's main export market, showed the weakest annual...

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    U.S. consumer prices fell for the first time in nine months in December amid a plunge in the cost of gasoline.

  • Residents shopping in a supermarket on August 9, 2013 in Lianyungang, Jiangsu Province of China.

    China's inflation rose less than expected for the month of December, official data showed on Thursday.

  • A pedestrian walks past an electronic stock indicator displaying share prices of the Tokyo Stock Exchange in Tokyo on October 31, 2018.

    Official Chinese inflation data for December, released at the same time as market open in China, came in below expectations.

  • *Pressure eased on CPI, increased on central bank chief in Warsaw. *OTP Bank, Budapest stock index approach record highs. BUDAPEST, Jan 9- Poland's 10- year government bond yield hit a three-week high of 2.8955 percent on Wednesday as Central European yields tracked a continuing rebound in U.S.

  • GUNDLACH SAYS HEADLINE CONSUMER PRICE INDEX COULD DROP AND KEEP FEDERAL RESERVE' PATIENT' IN RAISING RATES.

  • MOSCOW, Dec 29- Russia's consumer price index rose slightly above the central bank target of 4 percent in 2018, the statistics service's preliminary data showed on Saturday. Annual inflation in December accelerated to 4.2 percent, exceeding the central bank's target of 4.0 percent for the first time since June 2017. Oil prices fell to their lowest in more than a...

  • *Tokyo- area core CPI +0.9 pct yr/yr in Dec, below BOJ's target. TOKYO, Dec 28- Japan's industrial output contracted in November and partially reversed the previous month's gain, while retail sales slowed sharply as increasing global risks drag on demand and threaten the country's export-reliant economy. Manufacturers surveyed by the Ministry of Economy, Trade...

  • *Tokyo- area core CPI +0.9 pct yr/yr in Dec, below BOJ's target. TOKYO, Dec 28- Japan's industrial output contracted in November and partially reversed the previous month's gain, in a sign of fragility in factory activity as increasing global risks threaten to undermine the country's export-reliant economy. Manufacturers surveyed by the Ministry of Economy,...

  • *Nov core CPI up 0.9 pct yr/yr vs f'cast 1.0 pct. *Nov core-core CPI up 0.3 pct yr/yr vs +0.4 pct in Oct. TOKYO, Dec 21- Japan's annual core consumer inflation slowed in November, reinforcing market expectations the central bank will hold off on whittling down stimulus for a prolonged period as prices remain distant from its target.

  • TOKYO, Dec 21- Japan's nationwide core consumer prices rose 0.9 percent in November from a year earlier, government data showed on Friday.

  • *BOJ set to keep policy at Dec. 19-20 meeting. TOKYO, Dec 14- Japan's exports growth is expected to have cooled in November, a Reuters poll showed on Friday, suggesting a dimming economic outlook amid easing global demand and a U.S.- China trade dispute. Imports likely grew 11.5 percent last month from a year earlier, resulting in a trade deficit of 600.3 billion yen.

  • A Walmart worker organizes products for Christmas season at a Walmart store in Teterboro, New Jersey.

    The Labor Department said Wednesday that the unchanged inflation reading last month followed a 0.3 percent jump in prices in October. 

  • BEIJING, Dec 9- China's factory prices rose in November at their slowest pace since October 2016 as domestic demand lost further momentum, piling pressure on policymakers to unveil more measures to support the economy. China reported its weakest factory activity in over two years in November as new orders slowed, while profit growth for industrial firms...

  • BEIJING, Dec 9- Following is a breakdown of China's consumer price index for November, published by the National Bureau of Statistics on Sunday.:. Nov Oct Sep Aug Jul Jun May Apr Mar Feb Jan Dec Nov Overall 2.2 2.5 2.5 2.3 2.1 1.9 1.8 1.8 2.1 2.9 1.5 1.8 1.7 Urban 2.2 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.1 1.8 1.8 1.8 2.1 3.0 1.5 1.9 1.8 Rural 2.2 2.6 2.5 2.3 2.0 1.9 1.7 1.7 1.9 2.7 1.5 1.7 1.5 Food 2.5...

  • BEIJING, Dec 9- China's producer price index rose 2.7 percent year-on-year in November, slowing from the previous month's 3.3 percent increase, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Sunday. Analysts polled by Reuters had expected producer inflation would cool to 2.7 percent last month. The compares with October's 2.5 percent growth, and Beijing's 2018...

  • MANILA, Dec 5- Philippine annual inflation slowed to a four-month low in November, easing pressure on the central bank to raise interest rates further with some analysts predicting a rate cut as early as next year if the inflationary pressures continue to ease. The consumer price index rose 6.0 percent in November from a year earlier, the Philippine Statistics...