The Daily Shot Brief – August 9th, 2019



The United States: The Morgan Stanley Business Conditions Index (MSBCI) deteriorated again this month.

Source: Morgan Stanley Research


Europe: Is there more pain ahead for Germany’s economy?

Source: Gavekal


China: Monetary conditions have been improving lately, which should offset some of the trade-related headwinds.

Source: BCA Research


Global Developments: The weakness in semiconductor sales points to a further slowdown in corporate earnings.

Source: Nordea Markets


Food for Thought: Boomers planning to retire near their grandchildren:

Source: Ali Wolf, Meyers Research

Edited by Joseph N Cohen


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