ZEW Indicator of Economic Sentiment for Germany, April 2017
The assessment of the current economic situation in Germany has also improved in April, with the corresponding indicator climbing by 2.8 points to 80.1 points. The indicator now stands at its highest level since July 2011.
The financial market experts' expectations regarding economic development in the Eurozone improved slightly in April by 0.7 points, bringing the expectation indicator up to a current level of 26.3 points. Meanwhile, the indicator for the current economic situation in the Eurozone has once again improved fairly significantly in April. At 11.5 points, it now stands 4.1 points higher than in March. This is the highest level since May 2008.
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More information and studies on the ZEW Indicator of Economic Sentiment and the release dates 2017 (as PDF file, 28 KB) and the historical time series (as Excel file, 81 KB)