The Daily Shot Brief – April 16th, 2019



The United States: Housing affordability has been deteriorating, especially in western US states.

Source: Moody’s Investors Service


The Eurozone: Despite the weakness in Germany’s factory output, manufacturing employment kept expanding (even in the automotive sector).

Source: @OliverRakau
Source: @OliverRakau


Equities: Tech margins are nearly 3x the median S&P 500 sector.

Source: Arbor Research & Trading, @LizAnnSonders


China: China’s credit impulse is starting to pick up.

Source: @DavidInglesTV


Global Developments: Will the slump in industrial production end later this year?

Source: Credit Suisse


Food for Thought: The relative population size of each country:

Source: @VisualCap; Read full article




Edited by Joseph Cohen

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