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Fast Comment Norway — Preview: Investment survey, retail sales, credit growth, registered unemployment

  1. Petroleum investment: fFirst point-estimate given for 2019
  2. Household debt growth cooling; retail spending probably increased further in April
  3. Further downtrend in registered unemployment

Marius Gonsholt Hov, Senior Economist | maho60@handelsbanken.no

Fast Comment Sweden — Unemployment in April

  1. Unemployment somewhat above expectations, but these are volatile monthly data
  2. If anything, our forecast now looks more likely to hold
  3. Peak employment growth behind us - we stick with our view that unemployment will not fall much further

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Norway — Preview: survey unemployment in March

  1. LFS unemployment expected at 3.9 percent; unchanged from February
  2. Solid employment trend, matching the data from the national accounts
  3. Labour force participation picking up from its cyclical drop

Marius Gonsholt Hov, Senior Economist | maho60@handelsbanken.no

EMU Comment — GDP growth has likely peaked

  1. Slowdown partly temporary
  2. Domestic demand likely weakened
  3. Unemployment stable - but trend is still down

Rasmus Gudum-Sessingø, Senior Economist | ragu02@handelsbanken.dk

Fast Comment Sweden — Last week's data digest and preview of March business sector production

  1. Retail sales catching up with the sector's relatively optimistic sentiment
  2. Cost pressure firming, but last week sent mixed signals
  3. Production growth expected to have shone brightly in March, but clouds are forming on the horizon

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Norway — Registered unemployment continues to run above NB’s estimates

  1. Registered unemployment unchanged in April, following slight increase in March
  2. Registered unemployment higher than anticipated by NB...
  3. ...which implies somewhat greater slack in the economy

Marius Gonsholt Hov, Senior Economist | maho60@handelsbanken.no