The Daily Shot Brief – October 31st, 2018



The United States: Finally, the chart below shows how different the run-up in federal debt was in the 1980s vs. over the past decade.

Source: @ernietedeschi


China: Will stronger fixed asset investment offset some of the weakness in manufacturing exports?

Source: Pantheon Macroeconomics


The Eurozone: Here are the updated German political poll results.

Source: Goldman Sachs


Equities: Growth in US corporate earnings expectations remains strong.

Source: @biancoresearch


CreditAuto finance companies have built up much larger sub-prime auto loan portfolios than banks.

Source: Morgan Stanley Research


Emerging Markets: Here is the Capital Economics EM GDP tracker.

Source: Capital Economics


Food for Thought: Economic vitality indicators:

Source: @axios; Read full article




Edited by Joseph Cohen

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