The Swiss investor sentiment index rose by 3.2 points from the previous month to 45.6 in August 2020, remaining close to June's two-and-a-half-year high, as markets maintained an optimistic outlook for the next half-year. The assessment of the economic situation in Switzerland, however, has slightly worsened by 4.9 points to -45.6 due to the recent spike in COVID-19 cases. "In a special poll on the coronavirus crisis, the analysts expect a U-shaped recovery, but are not concerned about a second lockdown or rising sovereign debt.", Credit Suisse added in its statement.
Zew Economic Sentiment Index in Switzerland averaged -6.31 from 2006 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 65 in October of 2009 and a record low of -91.10 in October of 2008. This page provides - Switzerland Zew Economic Sentiment Index- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Switzerland CS-CFA Society Economic Sentiment Index - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2020. source: Credit Suisse & CFA Society Switzerland
Zew Economic Sentiment Index in Switzerland is expected to be 32.00 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Zew Economic Sentiment Index in Switzerland to stand at 16.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Switzerland CS-CFA Society Economic Sentiment Index is projected to trend around 14.00 in 2021 and 7.00 in 2022, according to our econometric models.