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Turkish Government Wages War With "Price-Gouging Terrorist, Traitors" As Food Inflation Soars

Food prices in Turkey have been soaring since the lira's sharp, violent depreciation last summer. The rise in prices is not only a result of the currency's depreciation which made the Turkish lira one of the worst performing currencies .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 12th, 2019

Why your inflation rate won't match the Consumer Price Index: A Foolish Take

Think you see bigger price increases for food, shelter, medical care, transportation and/or energy than the government's numbers suggest? Here's why.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 22nd, 2018

China "Faces The Worst Of Both Worlds" As PPI Deflation Arrives While Food Inflation Soars

As if China did not have its hands full with a trade war, a plunging yuan and growing civil unrest in Hong Kong, which is fast becoming the potential epicenter for the next global crisis (and which .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 9th, 2019

UBS loses role in bond deal for Chinese firm on outcry over pig comment

UBS has lost a lead role on a U.S. dollar bond deal for state-backed China Railway Construction Corp, just days after a Chinese outcry over a senior UBS economist's use of "pig" in connection with Chinese food price inflation......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 17th, 2019

Economic Report: Inflation tame: Consumer prices rise 0.1% in smallest bump in 4 months, CPI shows

Falling gasoline prices held inflation in check in May, though rent, food and medical care cost more. The consumer price index rose a scant 0.1% in April, the smallest increase in four months......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 12th, 2019

Economic Report: Inflation perk ups in February, CPI shows, but not enough to set off any alarm bells

Americans paid more for rent, food, gas and clothes in February, triggering the biggest increase in inflation in fourth months. But the cost of living more generally is still rising very slowly. The consumer price index climbed 0.2% in February......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 12th, 2019

Inflation Rate at Acceptable Fed Levels in February

The U.S. Department of Labor has released its consumer price index (CPI) as being up 0.2% on the headline CPI reading and up just 0.1% excluding food and energy reading. Dow Jones was calling for a........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 12th, 2019

Economic Report: Inflation perks up in February to four-month high, CPI shows

Americans paid more for rent, food, gas and clothes in February, triggering the biggest increase in inflation in fourth months. But the cost of living more generally is still rising very slowly. The consumer price index climbed 0.2% in February......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 12th, 2019

Pepsi, Hershey, UPS and other earnings reports hint that inflation pressure is mounting

Inflation is beginning to show up in first-quarter earnings with a slew of reports on Thursday highlighting the pressure on margins from the rising costs of a range of raw materials, from fuel to freight costs to food and even wages......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 26th, 2018

Inflation is starting to show up in earnings

Inflation is beginning to show up in first-quarter earnings with a slew of reports on Thursday highlighting the pressure on margins from the rising costs of a range of raw materials, from fuel to freight costs to food and even wages......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 26th, 2018

U.K. ETFs in the Spotlight as Inflation Ticks Down

UK Inflation rate falls while wages rise; economists' view of a rate hike next month unchanged. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) reported that consumer price.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytApr 19th, 2018

Sugar prices decline as govt looks to crack down on mills for arrears

The central government's threat of strong action against sugar mills for mounting arrears of payment to cane farmers has come along with a sustained fall in the price of sugar.Union food minister Ram Vilas Paswan has said he wrote l.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 16th, 2018

Fall in food prices eases WPI inflation, slips marginally to 2.47% in March

Among vegetables, tomatoes saw a price fall of 26.48 per cent in terms of the wholesale price index.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 16th, 2018

Here"s How The US Government Influences What Food You Eat

Few Americans are aware of the extent to which the US government influences not just the price of their food - thanks to the massive subsidies the US Department of Agriculture disburses to America's farm.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 14th, 2018

US consumer price index slips 0.1% in March, but core inflation firming

Excluding the volatile food and energy components, the CPI climbed 0.2 percent, matching February's increase.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 11th, 2018

US producer price rises unexpectedly in March due to healthcare, food costs

The broad-based increase in wholesale prices supports views that inflation will pick up this year.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 10th, 2018

CPI Up 0.2% as Fresh Vegetables Soar in April

The Consumer Price Index for April reversed last month's course and rose by 0.2%. ¬†Inflation increases were across the board. ¬†Food rose 0.2%, energy 1.1% and all other items together in.....»»

Category: blogSource: economicpopulistApr 27th, 2018

Producer Price Growth Slows As Food Prices Tumble

Having reached its highest in 6 years in March, Producer Price inflation slowed notably in April for both the headline and core datasets,.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 9th, 2018

Consumer price index climbs 0.2% in April

WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - The consumer price index rose 0.2% in April, the government said Thursday, a tick below the forecast of economists polled by MarketWatch. A more closely followed measure that strips out food and energy.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 10th, 2018

The price of food: What groceries are driving up food bills? A look at the Top 20

The price of all food has risen 26.8% over the past 10 years, outpacing the 21.9% inflation rate over the same period. Several factors generally affect food p.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 16th, 2018

U.S. CPI up 0.2% in July, core prices also up 0.2%

The consumer price index rose 0.2% in July, the Labor Department said Friday. After stripping out volatile gas and food, the more closely followed core rate of inflation also r.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 10th, 2018