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Fast Comment US — 'Whoop, whoop' goes the labour market

  1. Payrolls up by 223,000 persons in May, above expectations
  2. Unemployment rate falls to 3.8 percent, the lowest since 1969
  3. Fed on track to raise rates in June despite any trade war worries

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

EMU Comment — Inflation back in line with the ECB's target

  1. Inflation surprised on the upside, as hinted by recent price data
  2. Inflation surging above the ECB's forecast
  3. Unemployment gap is now closed

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

Fast Comment Sweden — Inflation in April: The last scare before focus shifts back to upward trend

  1. Outcome fully in line with expectations
  2. Further signs of firm underlying inflation
  3. We stick to our forecast of a rate hike in December from the Riksbank

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Norway — CPI-ATE at 1.3 percent; significantly below Norges Bank

  1. CPI-ATE at 1.3 percent vs. market expectations of 1.4 percent
  2. Significantly below Norges Bank's forecast of 1.6 percent
  3. We still expect a rate hike in September, but weak inflation calls for a lowering of the policy rate path

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

Fast Comment Sweden — Preview of April inflation: Close to target, but somewhat lower than March

  1. Last underlying inflation scare before upward trend is rediscovered
  2. Growth peak might be behind us, but the level of activity will stoke inflation lastingly
  3. Risks to April inflation estimate includes - you guessed it - air fares!

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Norway — Preview: Manufacturing output in March and core inflation in April

  1. Manufacturing output probably rose sharply in March; we expect 1.5 percent
  2. CPI-ATE expected at 1.4 percent in April, up from 1.2 percent in March
  3. Norges Bank forecasts the CPI-ATE at 1.6 percent

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