Constance Hunter, KPMG chief economist, provides insight to the latest economic data and what it indicates about the health of the U.S. economy. CNBC's Steve Liesman, weighs in.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on retail sales and consumer prices in April.
China reported consumer prices rose 1.2% year-on-year, above expectations.
Japan's consumer prices for March come in a tad lower than expected, but retail sales surprise on the upside as a flood of month-end data is released, including household spending and unemployment.
Australian consumer price inflation topped 2 percent last quarter for the first time since 2014 as petrol, health care and education got more expensive.
China's consumer prices rose 0.9 percent in March from a year ago, lower than Reuters forecast of 1 percent
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on retail sales and consumer prices.
Shen Jianguang of Mizuho Securities Asia says higher commodity prices contributed to the jump in producer prices in China.
China's producer price index rose by a more-than-expected 7.8 percent in February from a year earlier, the fastest pace since September 2008.
Takashi Miwa, chief economist at Nomura, talks about the latest CPI read out of Japan and how the Bank of Japan might react to this.
Japan's core consumer prices rose for the first time in over a year in January.
Jason Schenker of Prestige Economics says markets are underpricing Yellen's comments that taking too long to raise rates could result in recession.
Mark Olson, Treliant Risk Advisors and former Federal Reserve governor, discusses the state of the U.S. economy and his outlook for the Federal Reserve's rate hike timeline.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports the details of the latest reads on CPI and retail sales.
China's consumer inflation rate quickened to 2.5 percent in January from a year earlier, the highest since May 2014 and beating market expectations.
John Vail, Nikko AM Americas, weighs in on CPI figures from Japan and potential Trump trade policy impact on the country.
Japan's core consumer prices fell 0.2 percent in December from a year earlier.
Australian consumer prices rose by less than expected last quarter while core inflation stayed stubbornly stuck at all-time lows.
Factors like the depreciation in the yuan contributed to PPI inflation rather than an increase in demand, says Zhao Yang at Nomura.
Chi Lo at BNP Paribas Investment Partners weighs in on the improving PPI figures out of China and the movements in the yuan.