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Fast Comment Norway — Expectations Survey Q4: modest wage outlook, some lower profitability and employment expectations

  1. Near-term wage outlook in line with Norges Bank, but medium-term expectations well below
  2. Some lower corporate profitability and employment expectations for next 12 months
  3. Tentative signs of some underlying momentum weakening for the economy

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

Fast Comment Norway — Oil investment survey indicates 2019 investment level well in line with expectations

  1. 2019 estimate adjusted up due to Johan Sverdrup PDO, as expected
  2. Survey suggests real investment growth of some 11-12 percent from 2018 to 2019
  3. Well in line with Norges Bank’s expectation – neutral to monetary policy

Kari Due-Andresen, Chief Economist Norway | kadu01@handelsbanken.no

Fast Comment Norway — Upcoming investment survey to overstate the y-o-y growth rate in 2019 (technical)

  1. Results from Q4 investment survey for oil and gas due tomorrow
  2. Whereas the outlook for 2019 is positive, the reported y-o-y rate is temporarily inflated
  3. Upcoming survey probably neutral to Norges Bank

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

Fast Comment Norway — Another unchanged print for LFS unemployment; higher than projected by Norges Bank

  1. Unemployment continues to level out
  2. LFS unemployment unchanged at 4.0 percent in September
  3. Higher than anticipated by Norges Bank (3.7 percent)

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

Fast Comment Norway — Preview: LFS unemployment in September (Wednesday)

  1. Unemployment has more or less levelled out, due to the rise in labour force participation rate
  2. But with participation recovered, we continue to see scope for some lower unemployment ahead
  3. We expect LFS unemployment at 3.9 pct in Sep, following 4.0 pct in August

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

Fast Comment Norway — Mainland GDP slowed by the drought

  1. Mainland GDP growth of 0.3 pct in Q3, below expectations; positive revisions to Q2
  2. Employment growth in line with Norges Bank
  3. We still foresee a rate hike in March 2019

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