The Daily Shot Brief – March 3rd, 2023



The United States: Initial jobless claims continue to signal tightness in the labor market.

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Continuing claims are now running slightly above last year’s levels.

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The Eurozone: As with other inflation reports, Italy’s CPI topped expectations.

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Rates: Risks are tilted to the upside for Treasury term premium amid concerns about sticky inflation.

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Energy: Oil market implied volatility continues to trend lower.

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Emerging Markets: Vehicle sales in South Africa are above last year’s levels.

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Food for Thought: The Social Security trust fund will be exhausted by 2035.

Source: @BudgetHawks


Edited by Josh Oldmixon

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