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Economic Reports CPI

  • BEIJING, July 10- China's consumer prices rose 1.5 percent in June from a year earlier, in line with market expectations, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Monday. Analysts polled by Reuters had predicted June consumer price index would rise 1.5 percent on-year, in line with the prior month. China's producer price index rose 5.5 percent in June from a year...

  • *BOJ Tankan due at 2350 GMT on July 2. TOKYO, June 23- Japanese big manufacturers' confidence is expected to have improved for a third straight quarter in June to match the peak seen two years ago, but may recede in the coming quarter on uncertainty around conditions overseas. "We expect big manufacturers' mood is recovering due to a favorable export environment,...

  • NEW YORK, June 22- Yields on short-dated U.S. The yield curve between five-year notes and 30- year bonds briefly flattened to 94.9 basis points, the narrowest since December 2007, as 30- year Treasury yields hit more than a seven-month low of 2.713 percent. Data last week showed the so-called core Consumer Price Index posted its smallest rise since May 2015.

  • NEW YORK, June 21- Americans' love of their smartphones and apps may be contributing to the sluggish pace of inflation that is worrying Wall Street and the Federal Reserve, a top bond manager at BlackRock, the world's biggest asset manager, said on Wednesday. The core rate of the consumer price index, the U.S. government's broadest inflation gauge, increased 1.7...

  • NEW YORK, June 21- Americans' love of their smartphones and apps may be contributing to the sluggish pace of inflation that is worrying Wall Street and the Federal Reserve, the top bond strategist at BlackRock, the world's biggest asset manager, said on Wednesday. The core rate of the consumer price index, the U.S. government's broadest inflation gauge, increased...

  • TEL AVIV, June 15- Israel's annual inflation rate rose in line with expectations in May, its fifth straight gain after 28 months of falling prices. On a month-on-month basis, the consumer price index was up 0.4 percent in May, the Central Bureau of Statistics said on Thursday. Expectations that inflation will stay below the government's 1-3 percent target in the...

  • NEW YORK, June 14- Medium- and long-dated U.S. Fed Chair Janet Yellen is due to hold a news conference at 2:30 pm EDT. The Labor Department said its Consumer Price Index dipped 0.1 percent in May.

  • *Treasury sells $12 billion in 30- year bonds to strong demand. NEW YORK, June 13- Short-dated U.S. Traders likely viewed more costly services as a harbinger of stronger May consumer price index data, which is set for release on Wednesday, said John Herrmann, director of interest rates strategy at MUFG Securities in New York.

  • *CPI hits 2.9 pct, highest since June 2013. LONDON, June 13- British inflation unexpectedly jumped to its highest level in nearly four years in May, tightening the squeeze on consumers and complicating the job of the Bank of England, which has signalled it is in no hurry to raise interest rates. That was its biggest increase since June 2013, the Office for National...

  • *Treasury to sell $12 billion in 30- year bonds at 1 p.m. ET. NEW YORK, June 13- Short-dated U.S. Traders likely viewed the services price data as a harbinger of stronger May consumer price index data, which is set for release Wednesday, said John Herrmann, director of interest rates strategy at MUFG Securities in New York.

  • *Warsaw bank stock index shed 2 pct, leading fall of CEE shares. BUDAPEST/ WARSAW, June 12- Warsaw bank shares led Central European equities lower on Monday as they tracked losses in Western Europe and Asia following Friday's technology sell-off on Wall Street. "Some investors may be also closing their positions ahead of the expected Fed hike and lower zloty...

  • *China May CPI +1.5 pct y/y. BEIJING, June 9- China's producer price inflation eased for the third straight month in May on tumbling prices of raw materials, signaling a broader cooling in economic activity as profits are squeezed by slackening domestic demand and rising financing costs. China's producer price index rose 5.5 percent in May from a year earlier, the...

  • BEIJING, June 9- China's consumer inflation in May picked up to 1.5 percent from a year earlier, in line with market expectations, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Friday. The consumer price index had been expected to rise 1.5 percent year-on-year, compared with April's 1.2 percent gain. The producer price index rose 5.5 percent in May from a year earlier,...

  • BEIJING, June 9- China's consumer inflation in May picked up to 1.5 percent from a year earlier, in line with market expectations, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Friday. The consumer price index had been expected to rise 1.5 percent year-on-year, compared with April's 1.2 percent gain. The producer price index rose 5.5 percent in May from a year earlier,...

  • China reported consumer prices as expected at an annual pace for May, producer prices ease.

  • *Polish CPI, first figure for May from CEE, is below forecasts. BUDAPEST/ WARSAW, May 31- Poland's 10- year government bond price hit a 7- month high and the zloty steadied, after May figures from Central Europe's biggest economy showed lower than expected inflation in the second month in a row. Flash figures for May showed that Poland's annual inflation dropped to...

  • *Poland to release Q1 GDP details, flash May CPI data Polish CPI will be first May figure in the region. BUDAPEST/ WARSAW, May 31- Central European currencies were slightly weaker against the euro on Wednesday, ahead of key economic output and inflation figures from Poland. Poland is due to release first-quarter gross domestic product details at 0800 GMT and a flash...

  • *Tokyo May core CPI up 0.1 pct vs f'cast flat growth. TOKYO, May 26- Japan's core consumer prices rose 0.3 percent in April from a year earlier to mark a fourth straight month of increases, offering policymakers some hope a steady economic recovery will convince consumers to start spending again. They thus try to trim costs by keeping wages low, "said Takeshi Minami,...

  • *Tokyo May core CPI up 0.1 pct vs f'cast flat growth. TOKYO, May 26- Japan's core consumer prices rose 0.3 percent in April from a year earlier to mark a fourth straight month of increases, offering policymakers some hope a steady economic recovery will help shift consumers' sticky deflationary mindsets. They thus try to trim costs by keeping wages low, "said Takeshi...

  • *Tokyo May core CPI up 0.1 pct vs f'cast flat growth. TOKYO, May 26- Japan's core consumer prices rose 0.3 percent in April from a year earlier to mark a fourth straight month of increases, offering policymakers some hope a steady economic recovery will help shift consumers' sticky deflationary mindsets. Core consumer prices in Tokyo, available a month before the...