The Daily Shot Brief – June 26th, 2020



United States: The declines in initial unemployment claims have stalled (the chart below is not seasonally adjusted).

Source: The Daily Shot

Including the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) claims, new filings are holding above two million per week.

Source: @GregDaco


China: The increase in local government bond issuance, coupled with fiscal and monetary stimulus, could bolster industrial production.

Source: Fitch Solutions Macro Research


Energy: US shale firms have burned through a great deal of cash.

Source: @technology; Read full article


Equities: How long does it take for earnings-per-share to get back to peak levels?

Source: CIBC Capital Markets


Credit: Industrials’ credit quality has deteriorated.

Source: Credit Benchmark ; Read full article


Food For Thought: Views on DACA:

Source: Pew Research Center; Read full article

Edited by Daniel Moskovits

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