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    Despite a recent jump in certain prices indices, capacity underutilization suggests ...
  2. China’s Producer Prices Recover, Boost Revenue

    The price rise for products leaving factories is mainly driven by an increase in ...
  3. The Week Ahead: April 11-15, 2016

    Market Volatility reared its head again on Thursday, the VIX rallying 10% as stock ...
  4. China Industrial Profit Rises After 7 Month Decline

    Despite the industries returning to growth, the companies continue to possess high ...
  5. Should You Worry About the U.S Inflation rate?

    Understand how inflation is measured, how U.S. inflation compares to other countries, ...
  6. Is Your Stock Headed South?

    Don't let your portfolio go with it! Find out which signs to watch out for.
  1. How should an investor interpret the consumer and business confidence index when ...

    Learn how investors benefit from watching the consumer and business confidence indexes, along with other key metrics, when ...
  2. What economic indicators are most used when forecasting an exchange rate?

    Discover what economic indicators are most widely used to forecast a country’s exchange rate and how various factors influence ...
  3. How does inflation affect fixed-income investments?

    Learn about the ways inflation can harm fixed-income investments. Find out how to monitor the impact of inflation using common ...
  4. Will the consumer price index (CPI) be updated or revised in the future?

    Learn about the consumer price index (CPI) and understand how its purpose and calculation make it necessary to continually ...
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