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Fast Comment Sweden — August sentiment indicators

  1. Sentiment eases as economic slowdown continues like clockwork
  2. Broad-based weakness in the soft indicators, underscoring risk of deepening and widening cool-down
  3. Is this the canary in the coal mine? Likely, but not necessarily and we do not forecast recession in Sweden

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Finland — Finnish consumers remained moody in July

  1. Consumer confidence stabilised but the level is alarmingly low
  2. Assessment of Finland's economy and the labour market has darkened
  3. Consumers may be signaling a turning point

Tiina Helenius, Chief Economist Finland | tihe01@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Finland — Consumer confidence weakened to a near-term low

  1. Consumer confidence fell in June - CCI index renewed in 5/2019
  2. Two new components in the CCI index
  3. Subdued private consumption reflects increased consumer pessimism

Janne Ronkanen, Senior Economist | jaro06@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Sweden — No signs of confidence for labour market developments; June sentiment survey and May unemployment report

  1. Broad deterioration in sentiment, as manufacturing follows global climate downward
  2. Weakening leading indicators for employment
  3. Unemployment may already have bottomed out, trending above our forecast for 2019

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Sweden — Sentiment surveys in May

  1. Economic sentiment is now merely average after a significant drop
  2. Behind the headline indicators, growth signals are deteriorating even faster
  3. Will the Swedish economy be hit by a double blow this year already?

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Sweden — Week ahead: GDP recoils after the growth spurt toward the end of last year

  1. GDP growth cooling, but Q1 in isolation expected to be an overstatement of this trend
  2. For the near-term GDP outlook, housing investment is key - more hard data tomorrow!
  3. In other news, retail sales and economic sentiment indicators are also easing, we expect

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se