12:45 pm Looking Ahead - September 29, 2016
Japan's economy has been stuck in a well-documented rut for a long time, pinned down by deflationary pressures that have held consumer spending in check. With monetary and fiscal policy in Japan aimed at turning the economic tide, there is apt to be some notable interest in the latest retail sales report from the island nation.
Japan Retail Sales Report for August (Wednesday, September 28, 7:50 p.m. ET)