The Daily Shot Brief – April 27th, 2020

`Greetings,

 

United States: Half of Americans see their financial situation getting worse.

Source: Gallup; Read full article

The percentage of Americans who think it is a good time to buy a house hit a new low.

Source: Gallup; Read full article

 

Eurozone: Here are the IMF’s unemployment rate projections.

Source: @WSJ; Read full article

 

Commodities: US wholesale meat prices keep climbing as processing plants shut down.

Source: @markets; Read full article

 

Energy: With oil prices well below breakeven levels, analysts expect US drilling activity to collapse.

Source: Oxford Economics

Cushing, OK oil storage facilities will be full within weeks.

Source: @financialtimes; Read full article

 

Credit: Credit downgrades have accelerated.

Source: Oxford Economics

 

Food for Thought: US COVID-19 fatality rates by county:

Source: The Economist; Read full article

Edited by Daniel Moskovits

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