Daily Archives: August 16, 2020

Germany

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

— Macro Brief (@macroandfinance) August 16, 2020

 

Spain

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

#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

#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

Americas

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

Asia

#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

Europe

#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