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UK Comment — January CPI inflation in line with the Bank of England's expectation

    CPI inflation unchanged at 3.0 percent in January, CPI core inflation up to 2.7 percent from 2.5 percent in DecemberUK CPI inflation was unchanged at 3.0 percent y-o-y in January. This was in line with the Bank of England’s expectation, but slightly higher than the consensus expectation of 2.9 percent. Core inflation increased to 2.7 percent in January from 2.5 percent in December and beat the consensus expectation of 2.

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

CPI-ATE clearly undershoots expectations in January —

  1. CPI-ATE at 1.1 percent in January, down from 1.4 percent in December
  2. Clearly weaker than Norges Bank's estimate of 1.4 percent
  3. Air fares and clothing and shoes pulled down the y-o-y rate

Halfdan Grangård, Senior Economist | hagr11@handelsbanken.no

Fast Comment Norway — Preview: Manufacturing output, core inflation and Mainland GDP

  1. Manufacturing output trending upwards
  2. Core inflation expected at 1.3 percent in January, slightly down from 1.4 percent in December
  3. 4Q mainland GDP growth estimated at 0.7 percent q-o-q, up from 0.6 percent in Q3

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

EMU Comment — Strongest growth in ten years

  1. Q4 real GDP growth continued at a robust pace
  2. Investments and net exports probably the main drivers
  3. Inflation stable, but only for a limited time

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

Fast Comment Sweden — The Riksbank's business cycle indicator hits a record high

  1. The booming economy will bolster cost pressures
  2. And also inflation, thereby supporting the Riksbank's inflation and repo rate forecasts
  3. We expect core inflation to reach 2 percent around the end of the year

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Sweden — Super Thursday for macro data full of interesting signals

  1. Consumer confidence remains strong - indicates limited fallout from the housing price fall
  2. Unemployment trending below our forecast for 2018? Will stoke inflation nonetheless
  3. Higher producer prices on the domestic market, imported goods weaker - but a pickup is on the cards

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se