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Fast Comment Denmark — Consumer confidence still waning

  1. Consumer confidence rose from 2.9 to 3.9 in January, which was weaker than expected
  2. Seasonally-adjusted confidence declined to the lowest level in two years
  3. Waning confidence indicates increased cautiousness in consumption

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

Danish Comment — Optimismen siver stadig ud af de danske forbrugere

  1. Forbrugertilliden steg fra 2,9 til 3,9 i januar, hvilket var svagere end vi havde ventet
  2. Renset for sæson var der tale om et fald fra 5,0 til 3,0 - det svageste niveau i to år
  3. Den vigende forbrugertillid indikerer en vis grad af forsigtighed i privatforbruget

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

Fast Comment Norway — Preview: Policy rate on hold; neutral statement

  1. The policy rate is expected to remain unchanged at 0.75 percent; we also expect a neutral statement
  2. We maintain our call that NB will hike again in March
  3. Other upcoming data: We expect unemployment to continue to level out; still solid manufacturing signals

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

Fast Comment Sweden — November business production shows GDP picked up toward end of 2018, but outlook weaker

  1. After series of brisk growth readings, expected backlash came in November business production
  2. But the business sector data still imply GDP pickup in fourth quarter 2018
  3. Outlook weaker, very much in line with our longstanding forecast of gradual cooling-off of Swedish economy

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Norway — Positive outlook for manufacturing (2019), despite global headwinds

  1. Manufacturing output unchanged in Nov, following 1.5 percent in Oct
  2. Manufacturing output up 0.9 percent over the past three months
  3. Outlook for the manufacturing sector remains positive for 2019, but how will other sectors perform?

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

Fast Comment Sweden — Week ahead: Look through the monthly business sector production swings

  1. November Production Value Index to recoil after October spike
  2. Overall Q4 business production likely to lift GDP growth after Q3 scare
  3. Weakening sentiment and mixed orders data raise questions about growth ahead

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se