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Economic Reports PPI

  • BEIJING, Sept 15- A pick-up in China's inflation during August was due mainly to short-term pressures and the headline consumer price index and producer price index levels will remain within a reasonable range, the country's state planner said on Friday. China's producer price inflation accelerated to a four-month high in August while consumer inflation...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 13- Global equity markets were little changed on Wednesday as Wall Street eked out new closing highs, while the dollar rose on U.S. producer prices data for August that suggested a robust economy. Oil prices gained after the International Energy Agency said a global supply surplus was starting to shrink, even as U.S. data showed another surge in crude...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 13- The dollar rose on Wednesday after a report showed U.S. producer prices rebounded in August and as traders positioned themselves ahead of consumer inflation data due on Thursday that will be closely watched by the U.S. The index, which fell to its lowest since January 2015 last week, on worries linked to Hurricane Irma and North Korea, has climbed...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 13- Global equity markets edged lower on Wednesday, pulled lower over concerns about the launch of Apple's new iPhone X, while the dollar rose after a report showed U.S. producer prices rebounded in August, suggesting a strong economy. Oil prices rose after the International Energy Agency said a global surplus was starting to shrink, even though U.S....

  • NEW YORK, Sept 13- The dollar rose on Wednesday after a report showed U.S. producer prices rebounded in August and as traders turned their focus to consumer inflation data due on Thursday that will be closely watched by the U.S. The index rose after the U.S. Labor Department said its producer price index for final demand increased 0.2 percent in August after...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 13- U.S. producer prices rebounded in August, driven by a surge in the cost of gasoline, and there were also signs of a pickup in underlying producer inflation. The Labor Department said on Wednesday its producer price index for final demand increased 0.2 percent last month after slipping 0.1 percent in July. "Energy price gains, which will likely...

  • *Producer prices increase 0.2 percent in August. WASHINGTON, Sept 13- U.S. producer prices rebounded in August, driven by a surge in the cost of gasoline, and there were also signs of a pickup in underlying producer inflation. The Labor Department said on Wednesday its producer price index for final demand increased 0.2 percent last month after slipping 0.1...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 13- U.S. Treasury yields fell slightly more early Wednesday as domestic producer prices rose less than forecast in August, reinforcing the view that U.S. inflation would be stuck below the Federal Reserve's 2- percent goal for longer. At 8:38 a.m., benchmark 10- year Treasury yield was 2.162 percent, down nearly 1 basis point from late on Tuesday.

  • WASHINGTON— Higher energy costs led to prices at the wholesale level rising in August at the fastest pace in four months. The Labor Department said Wednesday that its producer price index, which measures inflation pressures before they reach the consumer, rose 0.2 percent last month. The survey was taken before Harvey and Irma struck the southern part of the...

  • August PPI up 0.2% vs. up 0.3% est.

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on producer prices, and CNBC's Steve Liesman adds perspective.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 13- U.S. producer prices rebounded in August, driven by a surge in the cost of gasoline, and there were also signs of a pickup in underlying producer inflation. The Labor Department said its producer price index for final demand increased 0.2 percent last month after slipping 0.1 percent in July. Economists expect the U.S. central bank will...

  • A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week:. Apple holds its annual post- Labor Day showcase on Tuesday. But economists expect the Labor Department's latest producer price index, due out Wednesday, will show that prices at the wholesale level edged higher in August.

  • BEIJING, Sept 9- China's consumer inflation rate accelerated more than expected to 1.8 percent in August from a year earlier, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Saturday, the first uptick in three months. The consumer price index had been expected to rise 1.6 percent on-year compared with an increase of 1.4 percent in July. Producer price inflation also...

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 10- U.S. producer prices unexpectedly fell in July, recording their biggest drop in nearly a year and pointing to a further moderation in inflation that could delay a Federal Reserve interest rate hike. "Another twist of the screw tighter for this labor market but inflation is not able to gain a foothold in this economy," said Chris Rupkey, chief...

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 10- U.S. producer prices unexpectedly fell in July, recording their biggest drop in nearly a year and pointing to a further moderation in inflation that could delay a Federal Reserve interest rate increase. The Labor Department said on Thursday its producer price index for final demand slipped 0.1 percent last month, weighed down by decreasing...

  • Producer prices have biggest drop in 11 months

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports the latest read on weekly jobless claims and the producer price index.

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 10- U.S. producer prices unexpectedly fell in July, recording their biggest drop in nearly a year, weighed down by declining costs for services and energy products. The Labor Department said on Thursday its producer price index for final demand slipped 0.1 percent last month, reversing June's 0.1 percent gain. Fed Chair Janet Yellen told...

  • *China July PPI +5.5 pct y/y, same as previous month. BEIJING, Aug 9- China's factory price inflation held steady in July in a positive sign for industrial output and profits for the third quarter, even though a government-led drive to reduce debt is expected to cool earnings and economic growth by year-end. The producer price index rose 5.5 percent last month from a...

  • *China July PPI +5.5 pct y/y, same as previous month. BEIJING, Aug 9- China's factory price inflation held steady in July in a positive sign for industrial output and profits for the third quarter, even though a government-led deleveraging drive is expected to cool earnings and economic growth by year-end. The producer price index rose 5.5 percent last month from a...

  • BEIJING, Aug 9- China's consumer inflation slowed slightly to 1.4 percent in July from a year earlier, missing market expectations, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Wednesday. The consumer price index had been expected to rise 1.5 percent year-on-year, which was also the same rate in May and June. The producer price index rose 5.5 percent in July from a...