A Look At The Week Ahead: All Eyes On Chinese CPI And Lending Growth Data

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Sun, 02/13/2011 - 18:53 | 958293 JLee2027
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Will Zero Hedge be decoding the expected manipulated CPI ?

Sun, 02/13/2011 - 21:07 | 958536 topcallingtroll
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The BLS will decode it for you.  They throw everything out there.  Even their hedonic adjustments.

Sun, 02/13/2011 - 18:57 | 958298 RobotTrader
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China's economy might be in a bubble, but their stock market sure isn't.

Still waffling around.

Wait until those 1 billion Chinese learn the thrill of stock market gambling...

Sun, 02/13/2011 - 21:05 | 958529 topcallingtroll
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I worry a little that they are just now learning the thrill of precious metal investing.  It is irrational to some degree to overweight pm's excessively in one's portfolio, but Richard Russell said once that there is no fever like gold fever.  I am afraid they know their system is corrupt and may turn to barbarous relics

Mon, 02/14/2011 - 02:12 | 958987 10kby2k
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dude--orientals are born gambling. where you been?

Sun, 02/13/2011 - 19:21 | 958336 EscapeKey
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UK CPI Another elevated print of about 4.3% yoy is about to be released. Consensus expects a reading closer to 4%.

No doubt, for the 19th consecutive month, the above-target inflation rate will be blamed on "temporary factors".

I wish I was kidding.

Sun, 02/13/2011 - 19:31 | 958348 Ray1968
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It must be the snow!

Sun, 02/13/2011 - 19:45 | 958373 EscapeKey
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About CPI, I just happened to land on this page:


Hedonic Quality Adjustment in the CPI

http://www.bls.gov/cpi/cpihqaitem.htm

They perform hedonic adjustments on not only appliances and televisions, but clothes, footwear, and educational books!

 

Sun, 02/13/2011 - 19:49 | 958376 RoRoTrader
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You obviuosly have a gift.

Sun, 02/13/2011 - 21:11 | 958540 gwar5
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Next it'll be firewood and caves.

Sun, 02/13/2011 - 21:06 | 958530 Threeggg
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Any way you look at it, this has to be good for occupancy and rent rates in the Great Ghost Cities.........right........?

Sun, 02/13/2011 - 21:08 | 958537 william.shangsh
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updated info showed chinese cpi of Jan will be around 4.9 which will be lower than market expectation

Sun, 02/13/2011 - 21:12 | 958544 Dan The Man
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I'm moving to Chile

Sun, 02/13/2011 - 21:56 | 958628 dick cheneys ghost
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IMF warning that inflation could spread.......as if

 

http://nakedempire.wordpress.com/

Sun, 02/13/2011 - 23:09 | 958733 PulauHantu29
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Is that the "US Shilly Fed" or the "US Philly Fed"...or did I misread it?

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