ROME – The data US inflation dominates the economic week in January. Analysts expect a reasing of the growth of the general index to +3% compared to +3.3% in December. But the market’s attention will focus above all on the ‘core’ data, which remains harder to break down: the forecast is for a marginal slowdown to 3.8% from 3.9%.
After the US quarterly season, the one in Europe continues hot. Among appointments of the weekin Italy those with i stand out accounts of Tim, Stellantis and Eni. Clarifications on the progress of the sales process are also expected from the telephone company Netco and Sparklewhile the conference call will provide the automotive group with the opportunity to illustrate its strategies in more detail after the recent tensions with the government.
However, the market’s spotlight remains on the future monetary policy orientation of central banks.
Bper: press conference for the presentation of some agreements with the EIB in support of SMEs and Mid Caps, while the ECB chief economist Philip Lane speaks at a conference in Madrid.
The date circled in red is Tuesday with the release of the US Consumer Price Index. For government bonds, BTP auction. Abroad, data from Great Britain on the unemployment rate arrive in Great Britain and in Germany: Zew confidence index in February.
At the ECB: hearing of the Italian member of the board, Piero Cipollone, on the digital euro in the EU Parliament. Meanwhile in Great Britain data on inflation in January.
There are also many appointments on the agenda with representatives of the ECB, starting with the one with President Christine Lagarde at a hearing in the European Parliament on Thursday. In Tim conference call on quarterly results. Same thing for Stellantis:
For Eni conference call on the quarterly report. In the USA producer prices in January.