GDP numbers start to trickle in from Europe: German Q4 GDP -0.2%, slightly better than the -0.3%...

|By:, SA News Editor
GDP numbers start to trickle in from Europe: German Q4 GDP -0.2%, slightly better than the -0.3% expected but a pullback from +0.5% in Q3. Germany's full-year number was +1.5% vs. +1.8% consensus. In France, Q4 GDP +0.2%, beating expectations for a 0.2% contraction and a shade below Q3's +0.3%. Full-year growth of +1.4% vs. +1.1% expected.