The Daily Shot Brief – March 26th, 2024



The United States: Forecasters have increased their projections for the 2024 year-over-year CPI, partly due to rising energy prices.

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The markets are also pricing in higher inflation this year. Here is the projection for the May CPI print.

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Europe: Euro area credit demand is expected to turn around.

Source: TS Lombard


Cryptocurrency: Bitcoin futures positioning reveals contrasting strategies between institutional investors, with their longer-term outlooks, and hedge funds.

Source: @TheTerminal, Bloomberg Finance L.P.


Commodities: Cocoa futures keep surging leading to chaotic conditions in the market.

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Equities: US small caps remain more correlated to Treasuries than large caps.

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Global Developments: Here is a look at how global short-term bond yields respond to data surprises (pre- and post-COVID).

Source: Goldman Sachs; @MikeZaccardi


Food for Thought: Weather forecast accuracy:

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Edited by William Villacis

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