The Daily Shot Brief – March 1st, 2021



United States: Personal incomes rose sharply in January, boosted by one-time government checks and elevated unemployment payments (2 charts).

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The savings rate jumped.

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Eurozone: Will the ECB allow yield curve steepening that occurred in the US?

Source: Pantheon Macroeconomics


Emerging Markets: Higher soybean prices should help Argentina’s recovery.

Source: @SergiLanauIIF


Cryptocurrencies: Robinhood now has millions of crypto traders.

Source: Robinhood


Equities: Higher real rates point to declines in the S&P 500 forward P/E ratio (either better earnings or lower stock prices).

Source: Macrobond and Nordea


Food For Thought: Trust in traditional media:

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Edited by Daniel Moskovits

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