The Daily Shot Brief – September 1st, 2021

Greetings,   United States: The Citi Economic Surprise Index continues to deteriorate.   Eurozone: Inflation surprised to the upside, hitting the highest level in a decade. ECB’s Knot made some hawkish comments in response to rising inflation. Will taper come sooner than expected?   Energy: European natural gas prices have gone parabolic as Russia pumps …