Copy data from Excel to Powerpoint slide

I am trying to pull data from excel (text within a cell) and paste it into a powerpoint slide. Is this possible and what is the best way to go about this?

Yes. You can. Is there any format you need .
You can make use of hot keys copy and paste.

Do you have any reference link or steps to create PPT from excel ? I am not able to do this.

I have task to create PPT report from excel report on weekly basis.

Please help/share the steps.