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Economic Report: U.S. consumer prices rise most in 7 months on higher gas prices

Americans paid higher prices for gasoline, medical treatment and recreation in October, but inflation more broadly remained low and fairly stable. The consumer price index rose 0.4% in October, with energy accounting for more than half the increase......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 13th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil prices settle about 3% higher as U.S. crude supplies rise less than expected

Oil futures finish higher on Wednesday, following a U.S. government report that showed domestic crude supplies up a fourth straight week, but by less than the six million-barrel jump reported by a trade group a day earlier......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 20th, 2019

Economic Report: Import prices fall again in October. No inflation entering the U.S. from abroad

The cost of goods imported into the U.S. fell sharply in October, reflecting declines in a broad array of goods such as petroleum, food, drinks and consumer electronics entering from China. The import price index sank 0.5% last month......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 15th, 2019

Economic Report: U.S. import inflation climbs in September on higher cost of oil, but most prices still tame

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Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2019

Economic Report: Cheaper gas puts a cap on consumer prices in August, but inflation appears to be rising, CPI shows

Cheaper gasoline kept consumer U.S. inflation in check in August, but rising costs for staples such as health care and housing pointed to a buildup in price pressures after a prolonged lull......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 12th, 2019

Bond Report: Treasury yields rise as traders look ahead to producer prices and debt sale

U.S. Treasury yields edge higher on Wednesday, extending the steep selloff of the last two days, as investors brace for wholesale inflation data and the second bond auction of the week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 11th, 2019

Bond Report: Treasury yields rise as Hong Kong geopolitical fears lift

Treasury prices fall on Wednesday, pushing yields higher, following the Hong Kong government’s decision to formally withdraw an extradition bill that had thrown the Asian financial center into turmoil......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 4th, 2019

Bond Report: 30-year Treasury yield stages biggest daily rise since last October

Treasury prices fall Monday, pushing yields higher, after reports that Germany was entertaining the use of fiscal stimulus and signs that U.S.-China trade talks may be restarted......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 19th, 2019

Economic Report: Home prices continue to slow in May, Case-Shiller says

The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller 20-city index was up 2.4% higher in May compared with a year ago down from 2.5% in prior month......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 30th, 2019

Bond Report: Treasury yields inch higher after White House reaches debt-ceiling pact

Treasury prices rise Tuesday, pushing yields lower, after a deal to raise the U.S. government’s borrowing limit gives a lift to stocks and weighs on sentiment for haven assets......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 23rd, 2019

Economic Report: Import prices fall in June by the most in six months; more evidence of falling inflation

The cost of imported goods fell in June by the steepest amount in six months, reflecting lower oil prices and a weaker global economy wracked by U.S.-China trade tensions......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 16th, 2019

Bond Report: Treasury yields edge higher ahead of retail sales

Treasury yields rise Tuesday before a key update of consumer spending, which could give investors’ further clues on the economic health of U.S. households......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 16th, 2019

Economic Report: Consumer inflation edges up 0.1% in June, CPI shows, but price pressures still muted

Americans paid more for rent, clothes and autos in June, but consumer inflation was largely held in check by falling energy prices. Waning inflation is one of the chief reasons the Federal Reserve is likely to cut interest rates by the end of the month......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 11th, 2019

Bond Report: Treasury yields tick lower as traders gear up for inflation data, Powell testimony

Treasury yields fall Monday as investors look ahead to June’s consumer prices data and Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s testimony on the economic outlook later this week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 8th, 2019

Economic Report: Home prices accelerate for the first time in over a year

May marked the first month in which yearly national price changes were higher than in the prior month, according to real estate data services provider CoreLogic. The company forecasts a stronger pace of growth ahead......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 3rd, 2019

Economic Report: Home prices accelerate for the first time in a while

May marked the first month in which yearly national price changes were higher than in the prior month, according to real estate data services provider CoreLogic. The company forecasts a stronger pace of growth ahead......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 2nd, 2019

Corn futures set for lowest finish in over two weeks on rise in planted acres

Corn futures dropped Friday, setting prices up for their lowest settlement in over two weeks after a report from the U.S. Department Agriculture showed a higher-than-expected estimate for June corn a.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 28th, 2019

U.S. consumer spending, inflation rise moderately in May

U.S. consumer spending increased moderately in May and prices rose slightly, pointing to slowing economic growth and benign inflation pressures, which could give the Federal Reserve ammunition to cut interest rates next month......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 28th, 2019

Economic Report: New-home sales fall to a 5-month low

Sales of newly-constructed homes faltered in May but are higher year to date than in 2018 and prices are moderating slightly......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 25th, 2019

Economic Report: U.S. wholesale prices barely rise, PPI finds; Inflation poses little threat to economy

The wholesale cost of goods and services barely rose in May, reflecting easing inflationary pressures in the U.S. amid slower economic growth and fading gasoline prices. The producer price index edged up 0.1%......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 11th, 2019

Economic Report: Wholesale prices barely rise in May and inflation poses little threat, PPI shows

The wholesale cost of goods and services barely rose in May, reflecting easing inflationary pressures in the U.S. amid slower economic growth and fading gasoline prices. The producer price index edged up 0.1%......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 11th, 2019