The Daily Shot Brief – June 20th, 2019



The United States: Here is the CPI trajectory for each business cycle since 1879.

Source: Deutsche Bank Research


The Eurozone: According to Natixis, “banks have hardly sold assets (bonds) to the ECB, and therefore, most of the ECB’s [net] asset purchases have been from non-bank economic agents, which fuelled money creation.”

Source: Natixis


Energy: Oil supply/demand balance will tighten in the months to come. Geopolitical tensions will also provide support for oil prices (see story).

Source: Credit Suisse


Global Developments: Will slower economic growth pull down corporate earnings?

Source: Credit Suisse


Food for Thought: Most valuable brands:

Source: Statista


From our sponsor:

Edited by Joseph N Cohen


To receive the Daily Shot Premium, you need to be a subscriber to The Wall Street Journal. The Daily Shot readers qualify for a special membership offer of $1 for 2 months and can join simply by clicking here.

If you are already a WSJ member, you can sign up for The Daily Shot at our Email Center by clicking here.

The Daily Shot Premium is also available online at

If you have any issues at all, please contact a Customer Service representative by calling 1-800-JOURNAL (1-800-568-7625) or sending an email to

Thanks to Josh Marte (@joshdigga), Matt Garrett (@MattGarrett3), Joseph Cohen (@josephncohen),, S&P Global, and Moody’s Investors Service for helping with the research for the Daily Shot.

We would also like to thank the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis for the incredible job they have done providing data and graphics to the public. Here is the credit and legal notice related to all FRED charts: FRED® Graphs ©Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. All rights reserved. All FRED® Graphs appear courtesy of Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.

Contact the Daily Shot Editor:


Leave a Reply