The Daily Shot Brief – January 24th, 2023



The United States: The Conference Board’s index of leading indicators has never declined this much in six months without a recession (the index goes back to the late 1950s).

Source: @TheTerminal, Bloomberg Finance L.P.


The Eurozone: Consumer confidence has been recovering from extreme lows.

Source: The Daily Shot


Equities: Volatility traders are focused on the first few days of February.

Source: @TheTerminal, Bloomberg Finance L.P.


One final bounce before the recession?

Source: @JonathanJLevin, @opinion  Read full article


China: The World Economics SMI report shows slower declines in China’s business activity this month. Sales growth gained momentum.

Source: World Economics


Developers are looking to Beijing for financing support to restart construction.

Source: Gavekal Research


Energy: US refined product exports hit a multi-year high.

Source: Princeton Energy Advisors


Food for Thought: Lastly, here is the maximum speed limit in Europe (100 km = 62 miles):

Source: Datawrapper

Edited by William Villacis

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