The Daily Shot Brief – April 1st, 2024



The United States: The February PCE inflation figure came in slightly below expectations (the chart shows monthly changes).

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Equities: The S&P 500 equal weight index valuation (forward PE ratio) is now firmly above the ten-year average.

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Canada: Toronto’s new home sales and housing starts remain depressed.

Source: Capital Economics


China: The official PMI reports topped expectations, with factory activity now back in growth mode.

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Commodities: The copper market is in deep contango.

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Credit: Here is credit asset performance during the first quarter.

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Food for Thought: Maritime zones and airspace jurisdiction boundaries:

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Edited by William Villacis

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