The Daily Shot Brief – November 7th, 2019



United States: The spread between the Conference Board’s and the U. Michigan’s present-conditions sentiment indices signals that we are in the late phase of the economic cycle.

Source: @WSJ; Read full article
Source: Dallas Fed; Read full article


The United KingdomHere are some BoE policy rate scenarios from Capital Economics.

Source: Capital Economics


China: Growth in construction starts peaked in mid-2018 and has been consistently slower since then.

Source: Gavekal


Energy: Here are some charts related to Saudi Aramco’s IPO.

Life of proved reserves:

Source: @WSJ; Read full article

Production costs:

Source: @WSJ; Read full article


Equities: The S&P 500 is making new highs while the UBS global economic surprise index peaked last year and continues to decline.

Source: Swedbank Research


Food for Thought: Labor force participation by state:

Source: Statista

Edited by Daniel Moskovits

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