This week brings the “most crucial CPI reading of 2024”, a “mini Super Bowl”

Dow Jones / Marekt Watch (gated) on this week’s CPI report coming from the US:

  • “When the Fed says it is data-dependent, every time there is a data release, it is potentially a market-moving event,” said Matthew Bartolini, head of SPDR research at State Street Global Advisors.
  • “The next inflation print is going to be a mini Super Bowl for policy watchers.”

I’ll have previews as we get closer, along with the range of expectations, and why these are important to know.

Early previews here:

Wednesday’s (15 May, 0830 US Eastern time) US data agenda includes all this lot!

This article was written by Eamonn Sheridan at Source