The Swiss investor sentiment index rose to -15.4 in September 2019 from -37.5 in the previous month, compared with -30.8 in the corresponding month of 2018, and reaching its best reading since May. Meantime, the assessment of the current economic situation went down to 19.3 from 24 in August and 84.6 a year earlier. Zew Economic Sentiment Index in Switzerland averaged -7.84 from 2007 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 65 in October of 2009 and a record low of -91.10 in October of 2008.
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 -2.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Switzerland CS-CFA Society Economic Sentiment Index is projected to trend around -7.00 in 2020, according to our econometric models.