Current situation in the Eurozone improves

The sentix headline index for the Eurozone experiences a slight setback in February (-0.8 points MoM). In contrast, the current situation value increases 4 points and has reached the highest value since May 2011. Investors’ expectations retreat for all world regions as the first acts of the new US President causes caution among the investment community. Nevertheless, investors positively review the current situation of the US economy. The current situation value for the US remains fairly stable at 45 points. In comparison to other world regions, expectations for the US economy fall the most in February (-8.7 points MoM). The bullying US-President is a serious threat.

Full report February 2017

Headlines of the month

  • The sentix headline index for the Eurozone experiences a slight setback in February (-0.8 points). In contrast, the current situation value increases 4 points and has reached the highest value since May 2011.
  • Investors’ expectations retreat for all world regions as the first acts of the new US President causes caution among the investment community.
  • Nevertheless, investors positively review the current situation of the US economy. In comparison to other world regions, expectations for the US economy fall the most in February. The bullying US-President is a serious threat.
Euro area Dec 16 Jan 17 Feb 17 Mar 17 Apr 17 May 17
Overall Index 10.0 18.2 17.4 20.7 23.9 27.4


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