Austria: Consumer sentiment improves somewhat in August
September 3, 2019
Sentiment among Austrian consumers became less pessimistic in August, coming in at minus 2 from July’s minus 4. July’s reading had marking the joint-lowest reading since March 2017.
August’s result partly reflected more optimistic assessments of consumer’s current and future financial situations. In addition, consumers became less pessimistic regarding the general economic situation.
Author: Jan Lammersen, Economist