The Daily Shot Brief – May 28th, 2020



United States: Mortgage applications for house purchase have fully recovered, hitting a multi-year high.

Source: The Daily Shot


Europe: The EU announced a substantial fiscal measure targeting post-pandemic recovery. Who will benefit the most from the Next Generation EU fund of €750 billion?

Source: euronews; Read full article
Source: @OliverRakau


Commodities: Some analysts continue to predict a return of the commodities supercycle.

Source: @jessefelder; Read full article


Equities: Morgan Stanley’s equity risk indicator is back at “neutral” level.

Source: @ISABELNET_SA, @MorganStanley

Financial Twitter sentiment is nearly there as well.

Source: Arbor Research & Trading


Credit: Here is a breakdown of US high-yield defaults by sector.

Source: CreditSights


Food For Thought: Tracking the pandemic by measuring virus levels in New Haven’s sewage:

Source: @adam_tooze, @FT; Read full article

Edited by Daniel Moskovits

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