FOREX TradingCharts.com

Financial News: Eurozone Inflation Lowest Since Late 2016

Eurozone Inflation Lowest Since Late 2016

08/19/2019 - 05:43:00 (RTTNews)

(RTTNews) - Eurozone inflation eased more than initially estimated in July to the lowest since late 2016, final data from Eurostat showed Monday.

Headline inflation slowed to 1 percent in July from 1.3 percent in June. The initial estimate was 1.1 percent. In the same period last year, the inflation rate was 2.2 percent.

This was the lowest since November 2016, when the rate was 0.6 percent.

The European Central Bank targets inflation "below, but close to 2 percent."

Core inflation that excludes energy, food and tobacco, came in at 0.9 percent, compared to 1.1 percent in the previous month. The annual rate matched preliminary estimate released on July 31.

On a monthly basis, the harmonized index of consumer prices fell 0.5 percent in July.

For comments and feedback: contact editorial@rttnews.com

Copyright(c) 2019 RTTNews.com. All Rights Reserved

Market News provided by RTTNews

RECENT INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL NEWS


U.S. Homebuilder Confidence Unexpectedly Improves In September (01 hr(s), 22 min(s), 08 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Reflecting low interest rates and solid demand, the National Association of Home Build ...Full Story»

U.S. Industrial Production Rebounds Much More Than Expected In August (02 hr(s), 0 min(s),08 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - After unexpectedly reporting a modest drop in U.S. industrial production in the previo ...Full Story»

German Economic Sentiment Improves Sharply, Yet Economic Outlook Negative (02 hr(s), 40 min(s), 08 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Germany's economic sentiment improved strongly and at a faster-than-expected pace ...Full Story»

Hong Kong Jobless Rate Steady In August (04 hr(s), 43 min(s), 08 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Hong Kong's jobless rate remained stable during the June to August period, data fr ...Full Story»

Nigeria Inflation Slows In August (04 hr(s), 47 min(s), 08 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Nigeria's consumer price inflation slowed for the third straight month in August, ...Full Story»

German Economic Sentiment Improves Sharply; Tops Expectations (06 hr(s), 15 min(s), 08 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Germany's economic sentiment improved strongly and at a faster-than-expected pace ...Full Story»

SECO Cuts Swiss Growth Forecast On Slowing Global Economy, Uncertainty (07 hr(s), 03 min(s), 08 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Switzerland's economic growth forecast for this year was slashed on Tuesday, as th ...Full Story»

Sweden Jobless Rate Rises Unexpectedly (07 hr(s), 21 min(s), 08 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Sweden's jobless rate rose unexpectedly in August, figures from Statistics Sweden ...Full Story»

Search

INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL NEWS

U.S. Homebuilder Confidence Unexpectedly Improves In September

09/17/2019 - 10:18 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - Reflecting low interest rates and solid demand, the National Association of Home Build ...Full Story>>

U.S. Industrial Production Rebounds Much More Than Expected In August

09/17/2019 - 09:40 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - After unexpectedly reporting a modest drop in U.S. industrial production in the previo ...Full Story>>

German Economic Sentiment Improves Sharply, Yet Economic Outlook Negative

09/17/2019 - 09:00 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - Germany's economic sentiment improved strongly and at a faster-than-expected pace ...Full Story>>

Hong Kong Jobless Rate Steady In August

09/17/2019 - 06:57 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - Hong Kong's jobless rate remained stable during the June to August period, data fr ...Full Story>>

Nigeria Inflation Slows In August

09/17/2019 - 06:53 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - Nigeria's consumer price inflation slowed for the third straight month in August, ...Full Story>>
Copyright © 2019. All market data is provided by Barchart Solutions. Information is provided "as is" and solely for informational purposes, not for trading purposes or advice. To see all exchange delays and terms of use, please see disclaimer.