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Fast Comment Norway — Retail sales considerably weaker than expected in Sep - down 0.7%

  1. Retail sales down 0.7% in September and goods consumption down 1.4%
  2. Weakening was broad based, with biggest fall in grocery stores and petrol stations
  3. Trend seems weaker than expected by Norges Bank

Kari Due-Andresen, Chief Economist Norway |

Fast Comment Sweden — September puts retail back on track; foreign trade likely added to GDP in third quarter

  1. Plummeting goods imports as car sales stall
  2. Exports sideways in third quarter; all-in-all, it signals a positive net exports contribution to GDP
  3. Retail sales continue on a moderate growth trend

Johan Löf, Senior Economist |

Fast Comment Norway — Preview: Retail sales and registered unemployment

  1. Retail spending expected up 0.7 percent in September
  2. Probably some lower registered unemployment in October
  3. Registered unemployment moving closer to NB's estimate

Marius Gonsholt Hov, Senior Economist |

Fast Comment Sweden — Anticlimax in the making? Riksbank October decision due next week

  1. Main Riksbank scenario is unchanged repo forecast and communication
  2. We see first policy rate hike in February, but will we be forced to revert to our previous December call?
  3. Week ahead: key quarterly sentiment data to set tone for business cycle outlook

Johan Löf, Senior Economist |

Fast Comment Norway — A muted rebound in retail sales for the second month running

  1. Retail sales up by 0.6 percent in August, following 0.5 percent in July
  2. Close to market expectations
  3. Retail sales have disappointed over the summer, but we expect the rebound to continue in the coming months

Halfdan Grangård, Senior Economist |

Fast Comment Denmark — Retail sales bounced back as expected

  1. Retail sales rose 0.3 percent m-o-m - close to our expectations
  2. Sales of clothing and other consumption goods rose while sales of food declined
  3. Despite a pause in Q3, private consumption is still seen as a driver for economic growth

Jes Asmussen, Chief Economist Denmark |