The Daily Shot Brief – August 6th, 2018

Greetings,   The United States: The spread between US households’ views on “current conditions” and “future expectations” is highly elevated. Are we approaching peak levels (usually a precursor to an economic slowdown)?   China: Here is a comparison of China’s market capitalization with Japan.   Cryptocurrency: How do cryptocurrency transaction speeds compare to other payment platforms? …

The Daily Shot Brief – August 2nd, 2018

Greetings,   The United States: This chart shows US job growth trends across the skills spectrum.   China: Developers in China are highly leveraged.   Global Developments: Manufacturing activity growth is slowing globally.   Equity Markets: The tech sector’s earnings revisions have turned negative.   Emerging Markets: Are EM fund flows stabilizing?   Food for Thought: …