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Fast Comment Norway — Registered unemployment higher than expected by Norges Bank

  1. Registered unemployment spike in July only partially reversed in August
  2. Unemployment higher than expected by Norges Bank
  3. Amount of available resources has been greater than observed by the unemployment rate alone

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

Fast Comment Norway — A muted July rebound in retail sales

  1. Retail sales up by 0.7 percent in July, following -2.9 percent in June
  2. Somewhat below market expectations
  3. Retail sales have disappointed over the summer, but this is unlikely to change Norges Bank’s outlook

Halfdan Grangård, Senior Economist | hagr11@handelsbanken.no

Fast Comment Norway — Preview: Retail sales and credit indicator growth (July), registered unemployment (August)

  1. Retail sales probably bounced back in July
  2. We anticipate stable credit growth in July; risk skewed to the upside
  3. Registered unemployment expected to reverse the spike from July

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

Fast Comment Norway — Survey unemployment increased a bit further in June

  1. LFS unemployment rose to 3.9 percent in June, up from 3.8 percent in May
  2. Outcome weaker than expected
  3. Deviation not large enough to question the rate hike in September

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

Fast Comment Norway — NB's Expectations Survey, Q3: still robust growth expectations, but the peak has probably passed

  1. Overall growth expectations still solid, but the peak has probably passed...
  2. ...as employment and profitability expectations have been slightly lowered
  3. Wage expectations mostly unchanged

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

Fast Comment Norway — GDP in Q2 and the oil and gas survey for Q3 in line with Norges Bank's outlook

  1. Mainland GDP at 0.5 percent in Q2, matching our expectation and consensus
  2. Oil and gas investment survey for Q3 indicates high growth in 2019, but numbers inflated by base effects
  3. Today’s figures support Norges Bank’s outlook for the real economy, we believe

Halfdan Grangård, Senior Economist | hagr11@handelsbanken.no