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US CPI on the Rise while Core Inflation is Steady

US CPI on the Rise while Core Inflation is Steady

🕔December 16, 2016

Annualized consumer price inflation (CPI) continued to push higher in November as expected, though core inflation unexpectedly held steady, official data showed on Thursday.

U.S. consumer prices moderated in November, but the underlying trend continued to point to firming inflation pressures amid rising rents, which could support more interest rate increases from the Federal Reserve next year.…

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China Inflation Rise In November

China Inflation Rise In November

🕔December 9, 2016

China’s consumer inflation picked up for a third-straight month in November, but remained below the upper limit of a government target range, official data showed on Friday, signs of improving demand in the world’s second-largest economy.

China’s consumer price index (CPI) advanced 2.3% from a year ago, after climbing 2.1% in October, the National Bureau of Statistics said in a report on Friday.…

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Germany’s Annual CPI Inflation Rate Remains Thesame

Germany’s Annual CPI Inflation Rate Remains Thesame

🕔November 29, 2016

German inflation unexpectedly remained unchanged in November, data showed on Tuesday, in a sign price pressures are still weak in Europe’s biggest economy, despite an economic upturn spurred by the European Central Bank’s ultra-loose monetary policy.

Consumer prices, measured according to harmonized European Union standards, were unchanged on the month, but 0.7% higher than in November last year, Germany’s Destatis statistics office said Tuesday.…

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U.K Manufacturing Index Increases in November – CBI

U.K Manufacturing Index Increases in November – CBI

🕔November 22, 2016

British manufacturers reported their healthiest order books in November since before the Brexit vote and they are their most confident about the near-term outlook in nearly two years, an industry survey showed on Tuesday.

But the Confederation of British Industry also said manufacturers intend to raise prices at the fastest pace in almost three years, reflecting the sharp fall in the value of the pound since voters decided to leave the European Union in June.…

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Canada CPI Ascend 0.2% in October

Canada CPI Ascend 0.2% in October

🕔November 18, 2016

According to the report from Statistics Canada, consumer price index (CPI) for October gained 0.2% from the previous month, in line with estimates and slightly higher than September’s 0.1% increase.

Canadian inflation increased as expected in October, though the annual increase in the core reading slipped unexpectedly, according to official data released on Friday.…

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U.S CPI Rise 0.4% In October

U.S CPI Rise 0.4% In October

🕔November 17, 2016

The U.S consumer-price index accelerated in October for the third-straight month largely due to rising energy costs, the latest sign inflation pressures in the economy are firming. The U.S consumer price index rose 0.4% in October with the annual inflation rate at 1.6% from 1.2% previously and this increase was in line with market expectations.…

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China’s PPI and CPI rises as inflation stabilizes

China’s PPI and CPI rises as inflation stabilizes

🕔November 9, 2016

China’s producer price index soared to nearly a five-year high in October, suggesting the world’s second-largest economy is continuing to stabilize.

The index rose 1.2% from a year earlier, according to figures released by the National Bureau of Statistics on Wednesday.…

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Australian CPI Posts Growth in Third Quarter

Australian CPI Posts Growth in Third Quarter

🕔October 26, 2016

Australia’s consumer price index (CPI) improved in the third quarter, just as so the annual inflation also improved after the central bank eased monetary policy over the summer. Consumer prices rose 0.7% in the third quarter, following a 0.4% increase in April-June, the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) said in its quarterly inflation report on Wednesday.…

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Eurozone CPI 0.4% Higher

Eurozone CPI 0.4% Higher

🕔October 17, 2016

Eurostat revealed today that they had recorded an increase of 0.4% in the Eurozone Consumer Price Index for the month of September, after a previous increase of 0.2% in August. The reading was in line with analysts’ forecasts, according to Thomson Reuters.…

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Germany Inflation Rate Increases in September

Germany Inflation Rate Increases in September

🕔October 13, 2016

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From Trading Economics: Consumer prices in Germany rose 0.7 percent year-on-year in September of 2016, compared to a 0.4 percent increase in August and matching preliminary estimates. It was the highest inflation rate since May 2015. On a monthly basis, consumer went up 0.1 percent, after remaining unchanged in the prior month.…

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