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Fast Comment Denmark — Solid growth in Q4, but overall picture still murky

  1. Despite a small downward revision, GDP growth ended 2017 on a strong note
  2. One-off payment from abroad still clouds the picture
  3. Labour market in good health with new drop in unemployment in February

Jes Asmussen, Chief Economist Denmark | jeas01@handelsbanken.dk

Danish Comment — Reviderede væksttal er pæne men også stadig noget rod

  1. Trods lille nedrevidering viser BNP-tallene fortsat en stærk afslutning på 2017
  2. Enkeltstående betaling fra udlandet forstyrrer fortsat vækstbilledet
  3. Arbejdsmarkedet er dog i fin form med et nyt fald i ledigheden i februar

Jes Asmussen, Chief Economist Denmark | jeas01@handelsbanken.dk

Fast Comment Finland — Finnish GDP grew by 3.0 percent in 2017

  1. GDP grew by 3.0 percent in 2017 – Q4 growth of 0.7/2.7 percent q-o-q/y-o-y
  2. Investments and net exports contributed the most to 2017 y-o-y GDP growth
  3. This is as good as it gets

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

Fast Comment Denmark — Strong finish to 2017, but a messy picture

  1. GDP grew 1.0 percent q-o-q in Q4 - stronger than expected
  2. Large inventory fluctuations have affected the outcome, and in H2 quarterly GDP growth averaged only 0.1 percent
  3. For 2017 growth ended at 2.1 percent, but without a one-off payment from abroad growth would only have been 1.7 percent

Jes Asmussen, Chief Economist Denmark | jeas01@handelsbanken.dk

Danish Comment — Stærk afslutning på 2017 - men et rodet billede

  1. Dansk økonomi voksede med 1,0% q-o-q i 4. kvartal og sluttede dermed året af med bravour
  2. Store lagerforskydninger har dog påvirket den økonomiske udvikling, og i 2. halvår var den gennemsnitlige kvartalsvækst kun på 0,1%
  3. Væksten endte på 2,1% i 2017, men uden en enkeltstående betaling fra udlandet ville væksten kun have været 1,7%

Jes Asmussen, Chief Economist Denmark | jeas01@handelsbanken.dk

Fast Comment US — CPI data keep inflation jitters alive

  1. Core CPI surprised on the upside with an increase of 0.3% m-o-m; consensus: 0.2% m-o-m
  2. Keeps the possibility of more aggressive Fed tightening alive
  3. Expect USD and yields to rise and stocks to fall

Jes Asmussen, Chief Economist Denmark | jeas01@handelsbanken.dk