The Daily Shot Brief – February 16th, 2021



Energy: Frigid weather in parts of the US has been straining the nation’s energy infrastructure.

Source: The Weather Channel

Electricity prices in Texas spiked amid natural gas shortages and windmill problems.

Source: The Daily Shot
Source: CNN Read full article


Equities: S&P 500 earnings are already above the pre-pandemic high, and Goldman expects significant growth this year.

Source: @carlquintanilla


Eurozone: The euro-area trade surplus hit a record high.

Source: The Daily Shot


United States: Manufacturing employment has collapsed over the past two decades.

Source: Longview Economics


Global Developments: Currency implied volatility has been depressed relative to equities.

Source: @WSJ Read full article


Food For Thought: Peak social media buzz:

Source: @chartrdaily

Edited by Daniel Moskovits

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