The Daily Shot Brief – March 21st, 2019



The United States: The FOMC downgraded its forecasts for the GDP growth and the headline inflation (PCE). The Committee left the core (ex. food & energy) inflation projections unchanged.

Source: Oxford Economics


The Eurozone: This chart shows the divergence in industrial production growth.

Source: Barclays Research


Equities: Share buyback activity appears to be fading.

Source: BofAML, @markets; Read full article


China: China’s stock market keeps advancing.

Source: The Daily Shot


Global Developments: Financials continue to trade at a substantial discount to other sectors.

Source: Longview Economics


Food for Thought: US death rates due to alcohol, drugs, or suicide:

Source: @axios; Read full article



Edited by Joseph Cohen

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