FOREX TradingCharts.com

Financial News: Italy's Business Confidence Weakens; Consumer Sentiment Im

Italy's Business Confidence Weakens; Consumer Sentiment Improves

01/29/2020 - 05:08:00 (RTTNews)

(RTTNews) - Italy's business confidence deteriorated at the start of the year, while sentiment among consumers rose to a five-month high, survey results from the statistical office Istat showed Wednesday.

The business sentiment index dropped to 99.2 in January from 100.7 a month ago, reflecting weaker confidence in services and retail trade.

Nonetheless, the manufacturing confidence index rose to a six-month high of 99.9 in January from 99.3 in December. In construction, the sentiment index improved to 142.7 from 140.1.

The indicator for services sector dropped to 99.5 from 102.2 and that for retail slid to 106.6 from 110.6.

Further, the survey showed that the consumer confidence index advanced to 111.8 in January from 110.8 a month ago. This was the highest score since August. All components of consumer confidence showed upward trend.

For comments and feedback: contact editorial@rttnews.com

Copyright(c) 2020 RTTNews.com. All Rights Reserved

Market News provided by RTTNews

RECENT INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL NEWS


Latvia Jobless Rate Steady In Q4 (03 hr(s), 52 min(s), 37 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Latvia's jobless rate remained stable in the fourth quarter, figures from the Cent ...Full Story»

Slovenia Output Prices Inflation Slows For Third Month (04 hr(s), 23 min(s), 37 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Slovenia's output price inflation eased for the third month in a row in January, f ...Full Story»

German Business Confidence Improves Slightly (04 hr(s), 28 min(s), 37 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Germany's business confidence improved marginally in February despite fears about ...Full Story»

Turkey Capacity Utilization Rises In February (04 hr(s), 40 min(s), 37 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Turkey's manufacturing capacity utilization rate rose in January after slowing in ...Full Story»

Czech Economic Confidence Falls In February (04 hr(s), 43 min(s), 37 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - The Czech Republic's economic confidence weakened for the second straight month in ...Full Story»

Czech Producer Price Inflation Increases In January (05 hr(s), 02 min(s), 37 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Czech Republic's producer price inflation rose more-than-expected in January, figu ...Full Story»

German Business Confidence Improves In February (05 hr(s), 39 min(s), 37 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Germany's business confidence improved in February, reports said citing survey dat ...Full Story»

Taiwan Industrial Production, Jobless Rate Falls (06 hr(s), 20 min(s), 37 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Taiwan's industrial production fell for the first time in three months in January ...Full Story»

Search

INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL NEWS

Latvia Jobless Rate Steady In Q4

02/24/2020 - 06:18 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - Latvia's jobless rate remained stable in the fourth quarter, figures from the Cent ...Full Story>>

Slovenia Output Prices Inflation Slows For Third Month

02/24/2020 - 05:47 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - Slovenia's output price inflation eased for the third month in a row in January, f ...Full Story>>

German Business Confidence Improves Slightly

02/24/2020 - 05:42 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - Germany's business confidence improved marginally in February despite fears about ...Full Story>>

Turkey Capacity Utilization Rises In February

02/24/2020 - 05:30 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - Turkey's manufacturing capacity utilization rate rose in January after slowing in ...Full Story>>

Czech Economic Confidence Falls In February

02/24/2020 - 05:27 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - The Czech Republic's economic confidence weakened for the second straight month in ...Full Story>>
Copyright © 2020. All market data is provided by Barchart Solutions. Information is provided "as is" and solely for informational purposes, not for trading purposes or advice. To see all exchange delays and terms of use, please see disclaimer.