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  • This keeps the Fed on a gradual pace "for further rate increases, said Eric Souza, senior portfolio manager at SVB Asset Management in San Francisco. The Labor Department said earlier Friday the CPI grew 1.6 percent from a year earlier in June, marking the smallest year-over-year gain since October 2016. At the same time, retail sales unexpectedly fell by 0.2...

  • *JPMorgan, Wells Fargo, Citigroup lower after quarterly results. July 14- U.S. stocks were slightly higher at the open on Friday as June consumer price index data indicated benign inflation that could test the Federal Reserve's resolve to raise interest rates for a third time this year, while investors parsed earnings reports from big banks.

  • WASHINGTON, July 14- U.S. consumer prices were unchanged in June and retail sales fell for a second straight month, pointing to tame inflation that could diminish prospects of a third interest rate increase from the Federal Reserve this year. The Labor Department said on Friday that the unchanged reading in its Consumer Price Index came as the cost of gasoline...

  • *JPMorgan, Wells Fargo, Citigroup lower after quarterly results. July 14- U.S. stocks looked set to open slightly higher on Friday as June consumer price index data indicated benign inflation that could test Fed's resolve to raise interest rates for a third time this year, while investors parsed earnings reports from big banks. "While the economy is growing, there...

  • WASHINGTON, July 14- U.S. consumer prices were unchanged in June as the cost of gasoline and mobile phone services declined further, pointing to benign inflation that could cast doubts on the Federal Reserve's ability to increase interest rates for a third time this year. The Labor Department said on Friday that the unchanged reading in its Consumer Price Index...

  • WASHINGTON, July 14- U.S. consumer prices were unchanged in June as the cost of gasoline and mobile phone services declined further, pointing to benign inflation that could cast doubts on the Federal Reserve's ability to increase interest rates for a third time this year. The Labor Department said on Friday that the unchanged reading in its Consumer Price Index...

  • WASHINGTON, July 14- U.S. consumer prices were unchanged in June as the cost of gasoline and mobile phone services declined further, pointing to benign inflation that could cast doubts on the Federal Reserve's ability to increase interest rates for a third time this year. The Labor Department said on Friday that the unchanged reading in its Consumer Price Index...

  • WASHINGTON, July 14- U.S. consumer prices were unchanged in June as the cost of gasoline and mobile phone services declined further, pointing to benign inflation that could cast doubts on the Federal Reserve's ability to increase interest rates for a third time this year. The Labor Department said on Friday that the unchanged reading in its Consumer Price Index...

  • June retail sales down 0.2%,  CPI remains unchanged

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on retail sales and consumer prices. And CNBC's Steve Liesman adds insight.

  • *Indexes: Dow up 1 pt, S&P off 0.5 pts, Nasdaq down 0.25 pts. July 14- U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Friday as investors awaited key data for a reading on the health of the economy while JPMorgan kicked off second-quarter earnings. *The U.S. Labor Department will issue its Consumer Price Index for June that is expected to rise 1.7 percent annually, but...

  • CPI data awaited for its impact on Fed's rates stance. TOKYO, July 14- The dollar was little changed against a group of peers early on Friday, as currency investors remained cautious ahead of U.S. inflation data due later in the session, which is expected to set the greenback's near-term direction. The U.S. currency's recent advance, notably against the yen, has...

  • BUDAPEST/ PRAGUE, July 12- Ack thThe Czech crown firmed on Wednesday, leading moderate currency gains in Central Europe, after June inflation figures fuelled expectations that the Czech central bank will soon hike interest rates for the first time in almost a decade. The Czech National Bank is the only one in the region to have shifted to a hawkish policy stance,...

  • *Czechs may start rate hikes as early as Aug on CPI data-analyst. *Crown firms, regional fx markets cautious ahead of Yellen speech. BUDAPEST/ PRAGUE, July 12- The Czech crown firmed on Wednesday, leading cautious currency gains in Central Europe, after June inflation figures fuelled expectations that the Czech central bank will hike interest rates for the first...

  • *China June CPI +1.5 pct y/y, same as previous month. BEIJING, July 10- China's producer price inflation was unchanged in June and remained well off highs seen earlier this year, amid lingering oversupply issues in the steel sector and as signs of economic weakness weighed on the outlook for prices. China's June consumer prices rose 1.5 percent from a year earlier,...

  • *China June CPI +1.5 pct y/y, same as previous month. BEIJING, July 10- China's producer price inflation was unchanged in June and remained well off highs seen earlier this year, amid lingering oversupply issues in the steel sector and as signs of economic weakness weighed on the outlook for prices. China's June consumer prices rose 1.5 percent from a year earlier,...

  • Chinese inflation data is closely watched by investors for what it says about the strength of China's economy.

  • 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...