Economic Report: Consumer inflation hits 6-year high, CPI shows

A yardstick of consumer prices known as CPI shows that inflation rose in June to the highest yearly rate since 2012, reflecting a U.S. economy that’s running hotter than anytime since the Great Recession......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 12th, 2018

Economic Report: Wholesale inflation jumps to six-year high, PPI shows

The wholesale cost of goods and services rose in June at the highest yearly rate in almost seven years, reflecting broad inflationary pressures in a fast-growing U.S. economy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 11th, 2018

Economic Report: Inflation hits Fed’s 2% target, PCE shows, in prelude to faster rise in U.S. interest rates

A key inflation gauge rose to 2%, hitting the Federal Reserve’s target for the first time in a year and potentially signaling a faster increase in U.S. interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 30th, 2018

U.S. Inflation Hits 6-Year High Thanks to Rise in Energy Index

The Consumer Price Index rose 0.2% since April. U.S. inflation ro.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 12th, 2018

Annual U.S. Inflation Hits 6-Year High In May Report

Annual U.S. Inflation Hits 6-Year High In May Report.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJun 12th, 2018

Economic Report: Consumer inflation rising at fastest pace in 6 years, CPI shows

A measure that tracks consumer prices shows the cost of living is increasing at the fastest pace in six years, reflecting a strong U.S. economy and ultra-tight labor market that’s stoking inflation......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 12th, 2018

Economic Report: Consumer confidence sticks near 18-year high

The level of confidence Americans expressed in the economy remained near an 18-year high in May, suggesting stronger growth in the months ahead. The consumer confidence index rose to 128 from a revised 125.6 in April......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 29th, 2018

Bond Report: 30-year U.S. government bond yield hits nearly 3-year high

Treasury yields extend their weeklong climb on Thursday as higher growth and inflation expectations, along with concerns of a more aggressive Federal Reserve weighs on appetite for U.S. government bonds......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 17th, 2018

Bond Report: Treasurys mixed after 10-year yield hits 7-year peak

Treasury prices put in a mixed performance as investors weigh geopolitical worries and economic data. A day earlier, the yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note rose to a nearly 7-year high......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 16th, 2018

Economic Report: Inflation hits Fed’s 2% target, possible prelude to faster rise in U.S. interest rates

The PCE index, the Federal Reserve’s preferred inflation gauge, rose to 2% year over year from a 1.7% pace in February, hitting the central bank’s target for the first time in a year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 30th, 2018

Economic Report: Consumer confidence in April rebounds close to 18-year high

Consumers confidence rebounded slightly in April with a small gain that put the index back near an 18-year high, suggesting the U.S. economy remains on sound footing despite fresh worries about trade tensions......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 24th, 2018

Economic Report: Home prices surge to a near four-year high, Case-Shiller shows

Home prices are not only rising stronger than expected, they’re accelerating as supply and demand remain skewed and the economy healthy, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller indexes released Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 24th, 2018

Dollar holds firm against yen, major peers on strong U.S. inflation

The dollar steadied near a six-month high against the Japanese yen and held firm against its major peers on Thursday after the latest U.S. economic data reaffirmed expectations that the Federal Reserve will hike interest rates two more times this year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 11th, 2018

Economic Report: ISM manufacturing index hits 4-month high, but tariffs, delays flagged by executives

American manufacturers g.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 2nd, 2018

U.S. core PCE price index hits 2 percent; spending slows

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. consumer prices accelerated in the year to May, with a measure of underlying inflation hitting the Federal Reserve's 2 percent target for the first time in six years......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 29th, 2018

The Fed"s preferred inflation measure hits its target for the first time in 6 years

Wikimedia Commons US core consumer prices rose at a 2% year-over-year clip in May,.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 29th, 2018

Currencies: U.S. dollar rallies to one-year high against Canadian counterpart

The Canadian dollar fell to its lowest level in a year against its U.S. rival Friday morning following sluggish readings on consumer price inflation and retail sales, which underlined the fragility of Canada’s economy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 22nd, 2018

Housing Starts Hits 11-Year High: 3 Real Estate Funds to Buy

A steady increase in home construction due to robust economic conditions and establishment of newer housing apartments boded w.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJun 21st, 2018

Economic Report: Housing starts roar to an 11-year high in May

Builders broke ground on more houses in May, and single-family starts were also strong, a sign of builder belief in a strong economy and a small measure of relief for the strained housing market......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 19th, 2018

5 ETF Ways to Trade 6-Year High U.S. Inflation

Why these ETF areas can gain in an inflationary environment. Consumer prices in the United States grew 2.8% year over year in May 2018, above market expectatio.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJun 18th, 2018

Francis Chou’s Valeant Hits Almost 2-Year High

Stock is rebounding from 2015 disasterCheck out Francis Chou Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Francis Chou (Updated on 06/14/2018)Related Stocks: ENDP, VRX,.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJun 15th, 2018