The Swiss investor sentiment index rose to -24.0 in July 2019 from -30.0 in the previous month, as analysts' opinions on the development of the Swiss economy remain subdued. The economic prospects for the Euro Area and the US are considered more favorable following the G20 summit in Osaka and the accommodative monetary policy that is expected from the Federal Reserve. Zew Economic Sentiment Index in Switzerland averaged -7.58 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 -27.00 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.