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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

Economic Report: Wholesale prices surge 0.6%, but don’t be fooled: Inflation no threat to the economy

The wholesale cost of U.S. goods and services posted the biggest increase in July in nearly two years, led by higher oil prices, but inflationary pressures in the economy were still largely invisible owing to the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 11th, 2020

Economic Report: U.K. house prices climb for first time in five months

The Halifax house price index showed U.K. prices rose 1.6% in July, taking the annual gain to 3.8%......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 7th, 2020

Economic Report: U.S. import prices surge 1.4% in June due to higher oil prices, but inflation still tepid

The cost of goods imported into the U.S. jumped 1.4% in June to mark the second large increase in a row, but most of the upturn has been driven by oil prices rebounding from an 18-year low earlier in the year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 15th, 2020

Economic Report: U.K. consumer prices edge up in June to the second-slowest growth in four years

Consumer prices in the U.K. edged up in June though they were the second-lowest in nearly four years and the first growth since January......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 15th, 2020

Bond Report: 10-year Treasury yield hovers above 0.6% as investors anticipate dimming economic outlook

U.S. Treasury yields fall Tuesday as investors looked past an increase in consumer prices amid signs that the prospects for a continued recovery were fading......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 14th, 2020

Futures Movers: Oil prices inch higher as traders watch for U.S. inventory report

Oil futures are headed slightly higher early Wednesday, despite a report on U.S. inventories that showed an unexpected rise in crude stockpiles......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 8th, 2020

Economic Report: Home prices continued to rise even as the coronavirus pandemic swept across America, FHFA says

‘It’s likely housing will feel the broader economy’s downturn eventually,’ one economist says......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 24th, 2020

Futures Movers: Oil prices gain more than 3% as IEA report points to record rise in crude appetite next year

Oil futures finish more than 3% higher on Tuesday as a monthly report from the International Energy Agency forecast a record rise in demand for crude and its byproducts next year, but only after first dropping significantly in the current year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 16th, 2020

Economic Report: U.S. import prices climb in May on higher oil costs, signaling end of coronavirus-induced deflation

The cost of goods imported into the U.S. rose in May for the first time since the coronavirus throttled the economy, reflecting a rebound in oil prices and signaling that a bout of deflation after the pandemic may be coming to an end......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 12th, 2020

Futures Movers: U.S. oil prices tumble 7% as worries of resurgence in coronavirus and rise in U.S. inventories slams futures

Oil futures tumble Thursday as a report on rising U.S. inventories, evidence of climbing cases of coronavirus, and a gloomy economic outlook from the Federal Reserve combine to undermine the recovery from historic lows seen in April......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 11th, 2020

Economic Report: U.S. producer prices rebound in May on higher food, energy costs

The wholesale cost of U.S. goods and services rose/fell x.x% in May, the Labor Department said Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 11th, 2020

Economic Report: Consumer prices drop again, CPI shows, as pandemic cuts rate of inflation to near zero

The cost of some consumer goods such as groceries have spiked for households, but inflation more broadly fell again in May owing to a slump in demand triggered by the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 10th, 2020

Economic Report: Consumer prices drop again, CPI shows, as coronavirus reduces rate of inflation to near zero

The cost of some consumer goods such as groceries have spiked for households, but inflation more broadly fell again in May owing to a slump in demand triggered by the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 10th, 2020

Oil drops after U.S. inventory build renews oversupply concerns

Oil prices fell on Wednesday as an industry report showed a rise in crude and fuel inventories in the United States, renewing concerns about oversupply and slumping fuel demand in the world's largest crude consumer......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 9th, 2020

Oil drops after U.S. inventory build renews oversupply concerns

Oil prices fell on Wednesday as an industry report showed a rise in crude and fuel inventories in the United States, renewing concerns about oversupply and slumping fuel demand in the world's largest crude consumer......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 9th, 2020

Bond Report: Treasury yields inch lower ahead of consumer prices

Treasury yields were little changed Tuesday, following a rise in the previous session, as investors awaited U.S. consumer inflation data which is expected to see another fall in prices in April.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 12th, 2020

Economic Report: Consumer prices post biggest decline since 2008 as coronavirus puts clamps on inflation

One thing anxious Americans don’t have to worry about, with the COVID-19 pandemic shutting down large slices of the economy, is inflation. Consumer prices sank 0.8% in April to mark the biggest decline since the 2008 Great Recession......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 12th, 2020

Barrick adjusted profit jumps on higher prices, trims gold 2020 output

Canadian miner Barrick Gold Corp reported a nearly 55% rise in quarterly adjusted profit on Wednesday, benefiting from a surge in gold prices fueled by concerns over global economic growth......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 6th, 2020

Asia stocks set to rise after Wall Street gains on oil rebound

Asian equity markets were poised to edge higher on Thursday after rebounding crude prices and the promise of more U.S. government aid to ease the economic pain inflicted by the coronavirus crisis helped calm global equity markets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 22nd, 2020

Economic Report: Coronavirus collapse pulls down U.S. consumer prices in March

Consumer prices fell sharply in March due in large part to energy and the coronavirus collapse in the economy , the Labor Department said Friday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 10th, 2020