Eurozone German ZEW Economic Sentiment

Latest release date

Sep 17, 2019

Actual

-22.5

Forecast

-38.0

Previous

-44.1


The German Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung (ZEW) Economic Sentiment Index gauges the six-month economic outlook. A level above zero indicates optimism; below indicates pessimism. The reading is compiled from a survey of about 350 German institutional investors and analysts. A higher than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the EUR, while a lower than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the EUR.

Impact: Medium

Country: Eurozone

Currency: Euro

Source: ZEW


Date Actual Forecast Previous
September 17, 2019 05:00 -22.5 -38.0 -44.1
August 13, 2019 05:00 -44.1 -27.8 -24.5
July 16, 2019 05:00 -24.5 -22.1 -21.1
June 18, 2019 05:00 -21.1 -5.7 -2.1
May 14, 2019 05:00 -2.1 5.1 3.1
April 16, 2019 05:00 3.1 0.9 -3.6
March 19, 2019 06:00 -3.6 -11.0 -13.4
February 19, 2019 05:00 -13.4 -14.1 -15.0
January 22, 2019 05:00 -15.0 -18.8 -17.5
December 11, 2018 05:00 -17.5 -25.0 -24.1