The Daily Shot Brief – March 5th, 2020


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United States: Non-manufacturing activity (ISM) strengthened in February, topping forecasts. Once again, all bets are off for March.

Source: The Daily Shot

The index of new orders jumped.

Source: The Daily Shot


United Kingdom: Gilt yields have been tumbling.

Source: The Daily Shot


China: The stock market has recovered all of the post-holiday losses.

Source: The Daily Shot

Metro passenger volumes have increased slightly.

Source: Commerzbank Research


Equities: The declines in Q1 and Q2 earnings growth expectations have accelerated.

Source: Yardeni Research


Credit: Investment-grade bonds have substantially outperformed high-yield recently.

Source: The Daily Shot


Food for Thought: The coronavirus vs. the flu:

Source: @businessinsider; Read full article

Edited by Daniel Moskovits

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