The Daily Shot Brief – February 19th, 2020



United States: The top 20% of households by income generate almost all the savings in the US.

Source: Goldman Sachs


United Kingdom: The UK’s rising net foreign liabilities have been financing the trade deficit.

Source: Gavekal


Eurozone: The rebound in Germany’s ZEW indicator stalled amid concerns about the coronavirus epidemic (second chart). Germany’s industry is heavily exposed to China.

Source: TS Lombard
Source: The Daily Shot


China: Many small businesses are quickly running out of cash.

Source: @WSJ; Read full article


Equities: According to Goldman, just five stocks – Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Microsoft, and Alphabet – account for all of the S&P 500’s year-over-year earnings per share growth.

Source: Goldman Sachs, CNBC; Read full article


Food for Thought: Life expectancy around the world:

Source: @bopinion; Read full article

Edited by Devon Lall

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