Ecnoomists raise Brazil's 2015 inflation view to 8.79 pct - poll

lunes 15 de junio de 2015 07:39 GYT
 

BRASILIA, June 15 (Reuters) - Economists raised their
forecasts for Brazil's 2015 inflation in a weekly central bank
survey of about 100 financial institutions, the bank said on
Monday.
    The revision follows higher-than-expected results for May
inflation released last week. 
    For detailed poll results in Portuguese, see: here
    
 (pct)                2015                 2016
                      previous   new       previous  new
                      forecast   forecast  forecast  forecast
 Consumer inflation   8.46       8.79      5.50      5.50
 Exchange rate        3.20       3.20      3.30      3.30
 (reais per U.S                                      
 dollar, end-period)                                 
 Interest rate        14.00      14.00     12.00     12.00
 (end-period)                                        
 GDP growth           -1.30      -1.35     1.00      0.90
 Industrial output    -3.20      -3.20     1.50      1.60
    

 (Reporting by Silvio Cascione)