The Daily Shot Brief – November 1st, 2023



The United States: Robust growth in labor costs persists, illustrated by last quarter’s increases in the Employment Cost Index.

Source: The Daily Shot


Europe: Poland’s inflation continues to soften.

Source: The Daily Shot


China: Sales revenues and profit margins are starting to recover.

Source: China Beige Book


Commodities: Central banks keep buying a lot of gold.

Source: @financialtimes


Energy: Uranium prices are surging.

Source: The Daily Shot
Source: Yahoo Finance


Equities: S&P 500 futures experienced a long streak of speculative net-short positioning, which ended last week.

Source: @bespokeinvest


Credit: Commercial real estate lending has slowed sharply.

Source: @WSJ


Food for Thought: Antisemitic incidents in the US:

Source: @WSJ


Edited by Josh Oldmixon

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