The Daily Shot Brief – September 9th, 2019



The United States: The trends in prime-age vs. total labor force participation continue to diverge.

Source: BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research


Eurozone: Economists expect the ECB to lower its inflation forecasts. Here is an estimate from Pictet Wealth Management.

Source: Pictet Wealth Management


China: China eased its monetary policy by cutting the reserve requirement ratio (RRR) and freeing up additional bank liquidity.

Source: Scotiabank Economics


Rates:  The long-bond futures RSI index is in “overbought” territory.

Source: The Pain Report


Food for Thought:  Pollution vs. elderly deaths:

Source: @JulianReif

Edited by Joseph N Cohen


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