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Fast Comment Sweden — Week ahead: Riksbank on hold, but economic boom keeps on rolling

  1. November inflation dip took Riksbank's December hike off the table...
  2. ...but sentiment surveys to confirm strong economic climate, underpinning inflation outlook
  3. Retail sales to rebound following last month's surprise plunge

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Sweden — November CPI not in tune with Riksbank's wishlist; we stick to our forecast for a February rate hike

  1. Inflation below Riksbank forecast for a second consecutive month
  2. Not in tune with the Riksbank’s view, unforgiving details
  3. With disappointing inflation, preference for a united board tips the scales to a February hike

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Sweden — Preview of November CPI: Riksbank target reached, but underlying inflation continues to frustrate

  1. Inflation stays below the Riksbank forecast...
  2. ...But outlook for 2019 remains positive, so will it matter?
  3. More risks than usual to this November-CPI?

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Sweden — October inflation - poor at first glance, but underlying strength

  1. Somewhat below the Riksbank's forecast
  2. But not all bad in terms of underlying inflation
  3. We still forecast a policy rate hike this winter

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Sweden — Riksbank monetary policy decision manoeuvres cautiously toward winter hike

  1. Keeps guidance of "December or February" timing for first hike; policy rate today maintained at -0.50 percent
  2. Genuine uncertainty about the timing of first hike remains
  3. Amid this uncertainty, we stick to our February call for now

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se

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 | jolo22@handelsbanken.se