The Daily Shot Brief – January 16th, 2020



The United States: The January manufacturing report from the NY Fed (Empire Manufacturing) showed some hopeful signs.

Source: The Daily Shot

The Empire State index improvement bodes well for manufacturing activity at the national level (ISM).

Source: Pantheon Macroeconomics


The United Kingdom: The market-based probability of a BoE rate cut this month climbed further in response to the CPI report

Source: The Daily Shot


China: The Bloomberg Li Keqiang Index rose in November, driven largely by an improvement in electricity output.

Source: BCA Research


Equities: This table shows equity market responses to major geopolitical events since WWII.

Source: LPL Research


Global Developments: In 2019, world trade growth was negative for the first time in a decade.

Source: Haver Analytics


Food for Thought: CEO pay and CEO-to-median-worker ratio:

Source: Jefferies, @SamRo

Edited by Devon Lall

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