Daily Archives: August 16, 2020


#Germany's confirmed coronavirus cases rise by 625 to 223,453: RKI – Reutershttps://t.co/VNfAtV2UMf

— Macro Brief (@macroandfinance) August 16, 2020



Euskadi volverá el lunes a la situación de alerta sanitaria. Es la primera comunidad en declarar la emergencia ante la 'segunda ola' del coronavirus https://t.co/dLiOfmBiFi

— El Confidencial (@elconfidencial) August 15, 2020

German health minister warns against 'party holidays' https://t.co/JkbM9lM9RQ pic.twitter.com/wrrqqtLKLg

— Reuters (@Reuters) August 15, 2020



#France reports another post-lockdown peak in daily #COVID_19 cases – Reuters
*New post-lockdown high for the fourth day in a row.
*Santé Publique France: https://t.co/bZLT3Rguuzhttps://t.co/dsf3lg9oOe

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) August 15, 2020

[Direct] Masques, télétravail : de nouvelles règles sanitaires en entreprise «d'ici fin août». La ministre du Travail, Élisabeth Borne a déclaré que des premières propositions d'évolution seraient présentées mardi aux partenaires sociaux > https://t.co/cUQkPs7TNU pic.twitter.com/gl9xiqwhVM

— Le Parisien (@le_Parisien) August 16, 2020



#Italy registered 629 new coronavirus cases on Saturday, the highest since May 23 – Bloomberg
*The number of new cases has been rising daily since Monday, according to data published by the civil protection agency. https://t.co/mEaPLdfa5V

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) August 15, 2020

I dati aggiornati della Protezione Civilehttps://t.co/qo5kvJtSmi

— Corriere della Sera (@Corriere) August 15, 2020


Daily New Confirmed Cases (7-day moving average)

Source: Our World in Data


U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he could exert pressure on more Chinese companies such as technology giant Alibaba after he moved to ban TikTok – Reutershttps://t.co/fpUr6zxyok

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) August 16, 2020

#California Faces Second Night of Blackouts Amid Heat Wave – Bloomberghttps://t.co/yBfSlmhrdk

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) August 16, 2020

38% of likely swing state voters say they are most likely to cast ballots by mail in November, the latest CNBC/@ChangePolls survey finds. https://t.co/UmwoGeeDJ8 pic.twitter.com/uHemywVqaY

— CNBC (@CNBC) August 16, 2020


#SouthKorea | New virus cases soar to 279 (topping the 200 level for the first time in five months) – Yonhaphttps://t.co/mCGpAHga3J

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) August 16, 2020

Chinese President Xi Jinping says Marxist political economy is the bedrock for nation’s growth – SCMPhttps://t.co/wqisoJog2e

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) August 16, 2020

#China and #Russia plan to jointly carry out clinical trials of novel #coronavirus vaccines, said #COVID19 expert Zhong Nanshan: Jiemian News reported pic.twitter.com/NFz7LOrxyj

— The Business Source (@GlobalTimesBiz) August 16, 2020

DATAWATCH | Coronavirus shakes up Tokyo's commercial property markethttps://t.co/iGAcYqfRjH

— Nikkei Asian Review (@NAR) August 16, 2020


#Eurozone #Covid_19: Daily Summary (August 16th)
➡ Focus on #Germany, #Spain, #France and #Italy.https://t.co/XqK4D4pAyu

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) August 16, 2020

#France plans masks at work as daily COVID-19 cases surpass 3,000 – Reutershttps://t.co/IiS5LiYa0H

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) August 16, 2020

Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak is putting 2 million viable jobs in peril by ending his coronavirus jobs support program too early, a research group says https://t.co/TTbeowVliq

— Bloomberg Asia (@BloombergAsia) August 16, 2020

“The motherland is in danger!” one speaker told the crowd –Lukashenko supporters rally in #Belarus ahead of opposition protest https://t.co/2hRJpoKA2e

— Andrew Osborn (@A_Osborn) August 16, 2020

‘Zombie Nation’? pic.twitter.com/fO5mBj5MSN

— jeroen blokland (@jsblokland) August 15, 2020

#Tech and #Healthcare now make up 55% of the S&P 500. When the annual report show that 88% of active fund managers #underperformed the index, its because a) 55% wasn't in two sectors, and b) they pay taxes, expenses, and have to meet distributions. @michaellebowitz @LanceRoberts pic.twitter.com/gK2RY2drzL

— Nick Lane (@thevaluereport) August 16, 2020

Lot's of talk recently about the massive UPGRADE to earnings estimates.
1) The upgrade was minimal on a dollar basis.
2) It has now been reversed.
3) Index at all time highs, estimates drastically lower than beginning of year with little real growth expected. pic.twitter.com/4XmwSANuk6

— Lance Roberts (@LanceRoberts) August 16, 2020

S&P500 Price/Fwd Revenue pic.twitter.com/79rjmxlDSt

— zerohedge (@zerohedge) August 15, 2020

9. Interesting chart: aka maybe why he focuses so much on the stockmarket…

h/t @OntheMoneyUK $SPX $SPY pic.twitter.com/qbPdfIJoII

— Callum Thomas (@Callum_Thomas) August 15, 2020