Daily Archives: February 8, 2021



1/22. Feb 07 to Feb 13 –
Daily #COVID19 epidemic forecasting for 192 countries/territories. Vaccine figures per country in summary tables.
Dashboard: https://t.co/oQTM2049s9
Data source: https://t.co/lsAJmfF616 & https://t.co/YgpOxMJcyy
Powered by @ISG_UNIGE & @SDSCdatascience pic.twitter.com/WolYizYrtc

— Antoine FLAHAULT (@FLAHAULT) February 7, 2021


Germany (data)

Germany reports 4,535 new coronavirus cases, 158 deaths in latest update today https://t.co/WSdzT06Myq

— ForexLive (@ForexLive) February 8, 2021


Spain (data)


✔️ 30-31/01 —> 54.668
✔️ 23-24/01 —> 61.122
✔️ 16-17/01 —> 56.729
✔️ 09-10/01 —> 39.712
✔️ 01-03/01 —> 24.435

Las CCAA notifican 22.558 positivos menos que el fin de semana pasado (-41,26% )

⚠️ —> + + +

— Miguel Ángel Reinoso (@mianrey) February 7, 2021

2/6) ÉVOLUTION DE #COVID19 À #BARCELONE publiée aujourd'hui, 07/02 à 09h54, correspondant hier (3 derniers jours provisoires) des 14 derniers jours. Hospitalisation et CFR à 30 jours, augmentation. Cas, USI, Décès, R-eff et Outbreak Risk, décroissant. Source : @salutcat pic.twitter.com/qa21qGJMco

— Ramon Fornos (@ramonfornose) February 7, 2021

3a/6) ÉVOLUTION #COVID19 #CATALOGNE #BARCELONE, publiée aujourd'hui, 07/02 à 09h54, (3 derniers jours provisoires). Graphiques des cas et par âges à 7, 14 et 30 jours. LA CATALOGNE CONTINUE DE S'AMÉLIORER. MESURES DE CONFINEMENT ALLUMÉES À PARTIR DE DEMAIN. Source @salutcat pic.twitter.com/tl4iTBopML

— Ramon Fornos (@ramonfornose) February 7, 2021


France (data)

13% des personnes ayant reçu au moins une dose ont déjà reçu les deux injections. Ce taux grimpe et c'est logique : en proportion, le nombre quotidien de secondes injections augmente davantage que celui de premières injections. pic.twitter.com/5LQqbiVdcB

— Nicolas Berrod (@nicolasberrod) February 7, 2021

19 715 nouveaux cas ont été recensés en 24h en France, soit 19 991 par jour en moyenne sur la semaine écoulée. #Covid19 pic.twitter.com/wy4QYcT8g0

— Nicolas Berrod (@nicolasberrod) February 7, 2021

Nouvelles hospi/réa/décès/retours par semaine (ajout de la S03 complète) pic.twitter.com/yFkts8m90d

— Germain Forestier (@gforestier) January 24, 2021

Mise à jour avec les données du jour pour les tests (04/02). Seules les données des 01-02-03-04/02 sont disponibles pour la S05 (cette semaine).https://t.co/oGJiH6e9rU pic.twitter.com/yQ8QZeuftY

— Germain Forestier (@gforestier) February 7, 2021


France Métropolitaine :
775 entrées ⬇️ J-7 (796)
Moyenne 1575,57 ⬇️ J-1 (1578,57)

15 entrées ⬇️ J-7 (20)
Moyenne 25,57 ⬇️ J-1 (26,29)

Les hospitalisations sont toujours en légère baisse. pic.twitter.com/aiFwBIJ0mS

— 〽️ Guillaume Saint-Quentin – Météo Covid (@starjoin) February 7, 2021

Total des personnes actuellement hospitalisées #COVID__19

France Métropolitaine :
Total ⬆️ 27422 (+318)

Total ⬆️ 230 (+7)

Comme d'habitude, ce chiffre est en hausse les dimanches. Il le sera sans doute de même demain. pic.twitter.com/tqBMI0hRab

— 〽️ Guillaume Saint-Quentin – Météo Covid (@starjoin) February 7, 2021

Mise à jour par région du nombre total de personne hospitalisé et en Réanimation en France Métropolitaine + DOM.https://t.co/y1G7rFCAf2

27652 Hospitalisations
[+325 ]
14 en hausse
2 stable
2 en baisse

3215 Réanimations
[+47 ]
9 en hausse
4 stable
5 en baisse pic.twitter.com/Hk8J9WqMbQ

— 〽Fabien_L – Météo Covid (@Fabien_L) February 7, 2021


Italy (data)

In Italia 11.641 nuovi casi e tasso di positività al 5,6%, 270 i morti: l’ultimo bollettino https://t.co/vbTtGz4Uce

— Corriere della Sera (@Corriere) February 7, 2021


Daily New Confirmed Cases (7-day moving average)

*Note: Data can’t be directly compared to lockdown period amid methodology change and increasing frequency of tests (see below).


Daily New Tests (7-day moving average)


Positivity Rates (7-day moving average)


Daily New Confirmed Deaths (7-day moving average)


Cumulative Vaccination Doses Administrated


To reach herd immunity against COVID-19, Dr. Fauci says at least 75% of Americans need to be vaccinated.

At the current pace, that could take almost a year.

Pres. Biden tells @NorahODonnell that Americans can’t wait that long, “so that’s why we’ve ramped up every way we can.” pic.twitter.com/oPifwLaTBV

— CBS Evening News (@CBSEveningNews) February 7, 2021

We're on the road back, but until we're all protected, please continue following safety protocols to keep yourself, your family, and your neighbors safe. #InThisTogetherOhio #StaySafeOhio #MasksOnOhio https://t.co/3lWx4IRScb pic.twitter.com/5xgD6mC7jg

— Governor Mike DeWine (@GovMikeDeWine) February 7, 2021


Regional Data

Here’s a look at our #COVID19 indicators:

• 197 new hospitalizations
• 2,471 new cases
• 8.06% positivity rate (7-day avg.)

In a different year, this weekend would be full of celebrations. I can’t stress this enough: take this seriously. Do NOT go to large gatherings today.

— Mayor Bill de Blasio (@NYCMayor) February 7, 2021

Today's update on the numbers:

Total COVID hospitalizations are at 7,649.

Of the 250,892 tests reported yesterday, 10,025 were positive (4.00% of total).

Sadly, there were 143 fatalities. pic.twitter.com/YBtfH26n1M

— Andrew Cuomo (@NYGovCuomo) February 7, 2021

➡️3,938 new positive PCR tests
➡️645,011 total positive PCR tests
➡️686 new positive antigen tests
➡️77,156 total positive antigen tests
➡️26 new confirmed deaths
➡️19,802 total confirmed deaths
➡️2,187 probable deaths
https://t.co/JW1q8awGh7 pic.twitter.com/7xfVn3AI65

— Governor Phil Murphy (@GovMurphy) February 7, 2021

California COVID-19, By The Numbers:

Confirmed cases to date: 3,335,926
Note: Numbers may not represent true day-over-day change as reporting of test results can be delayed

More information at https://t.co/TLLUGwPGY7. pic.twitter.com/fTcddKiMAO

— CA Public Health (@CAPublicHealth) February 7, 2021

This chart shows active COVID hospitalizations, indexed to facilitate comparison across US states. The 5 largest states with most elevated levels vs mid-May baseline are TX, NC, GA, AZ & AL. Also, NY and the median across states are included for reference. pic.twitter.com/9Yh6PP60F6

— Exante Data (@ExanteData) February 8, 2021


National data (CDC)

This is the first day since Nov 2 that states reported fewer than 100,000 new COVID-19 cases.

Today’s data is missing updates from a handful of states, some of which regularly do not report on the weekend, some having technical difficulties. pic.twitter.com/dHyQD4TJIJ

— The COVID Tracking Project (@COVID19Tracking) February 8, 2021

The number of people currently hospitalized continues to decrease — today’s number is the lowest since Nov 19, 2020. We are still far above the peak hospitalization numbers, around 60k, during the April and July surges. pic.twitter.com/D8SnvkuJkr

— The COVID Tracking Project (@COVID19Tracking) February 8, 2021


Following yesterday's record of doses recorded, our 7-day average is super as well at 1.46M doses/day

1.5M doses today; 42M total doses
32.1M with 1+ doses, 9.43M completed vaccinationhttps://t.co/5Of3UY74wf pic.twitter.com/eZyoMMJxYl

— Drew Armstrong (@ArmstrongDrew) February 7, 2021



Daily New Confirmed Cases


Daily New Confirmed Cases (7-day moving average)


Daily New Tests (7-day moving average)


Positivity Rates (7-day moving average)


Daily New Confirmed Deaths (7-day moving average)


Cumulative Vaccination Doses Administrated



r/wallstreetbets chartbeat goin bananas pic.twitter.com/J3yzJnfJWs

— Sam Ro (@SamRo) February 2, 2021

Each time folks get a stimulus check, there's a clear bump on new retail investing.

Retail inflow has been the most significant indicator of performance. And more and more is going to #crypto. pic.twitter.com/uesfxHcchC

— Mira Christanto (@asiahodl) February 1, 2021

Wealth effects from rising asset values, including a stock market near record highs, are setting up to give American consumers the largest tailwind in a quarter century – Bloomberg pic.twitter.com/9FYWT1OWv8

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) February 3, 2021

#Housing | US #Refinancing Activity Reached the Highest Level Since March 2020https://t.co/LW9ZjMtgOO

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) February 3, 2021

US Growth Will Exceed Expectations In 2021https://t.co/5W48c1Ll1q

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) February 1, 2021

Everyone is NOT long Equities:

Systematic funds are *significantly* underinvested (source: DB).

Critically, Volatility is close to breaking Major support.

A gradual, steady decline in Implied & Realized Vol would turn these funds into massive buyers of Stocks. Be prepared. pic.twitter.com/gGBcZEkVKc

— Macro Charts (@MacroCharts) February 6, 2021

Here's what the S&P 500 did next: pic.twitter.com/DuQLCMXuWh

— Troy Bombardia (@bullmarketsco) February 6, 2021

#BOC #BOE #BOJ #ECB #FED | Latest data showed #G7 CBs combined balance sheet (BS) remained almost unchanged in January 2021.
*#G7 CBs combined BS has grown by almost $9T since February 2020.
*More interesting charts: https://t.co/ZemD57b8T4 pic.twitter.com/oW1TweU9VG

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) February 7, 2021

"Mind-Boggling Liquidity": Nobody Is Paying Attention To The $1.1 Trillion Flood About To Hit Markets https://t.co/WbxiCBebmC

— zerohedge (@zerohedge) February 6, 2021

The so-called 'Buffett Indicator' has hit an All-Time High. Global stocks now worth equal to 122.4% of global GDP. pic.twitter.com/8rp8C8eD0b

— Holger Zschaepitz (@Schuldensuehner) February 6, 2021



The selloff in Treasuries pushed the yield on the 30-year bond up to 2.00%, the highest since Feb. 2020 https://t.co/jF5dskTKKk

— Bloomberg Asia (@BloombergAsia) February 8, 2021

#Covid_19: Daily Summary (February 8th)
➡ Regional/national data
➡ Vaccine trackerhttps://t.co/gNz5ekke2X

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) February 8, 2021

Senior Democrats to Unveil $3,000-per-child Benefit as #Biden #Stimulus Gains Steam – Washington Posthttps://t.co/eg4CXYRD8T

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) February 7, 2021

U.S. Treasury's Yellen: Americans earning $60,000 should get stimulus checks https://t.co/Jyqr1KbZ58 pic.twitter.com/SbiTk66WGQ

— Reuters Business (@ReutersBiz) February 7, 2021

#Chip shortage to keep plaguing automakers in coming months – Kyodohttps://t.co/mkUUWHTVTQ

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) February 8, 2021



Asian shares, oil buoyant on economic revival hopes https://t.co/0fwpk2Z7hw pic.twitter.com/oAkxsHd7cb

— Reuters Business (@ReutersBiz) February 8, 2021

Hong Kong’s market regulator proposed to tighten rules for brokerages handling stock and bond sales https://t.co/RiXOXQqQZv

— Bloomberg Asia (@BloombergAsia) February 8, 2021

Here's the latest on Southeast Asia's vaccine rollouts https://t.co/bAFIBHe7Vm

— Bloomberg Asia (@BloombergAsia) February 8, 2021

#Japan eyes lifting #COVID_19 emergency as new law allows fines – Nikkeihttps://t.co/KbzmdtSyqf

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) February 8, 2021


— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) February 8, 2021

#India Plans More Than $41 Billion in Bond Purchases – Bloomberg
*Link: https://t.co/uOdk7H64uw pic.twitter.com/EOVKr9YuVZ

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) February 8, 2021

China is set to allow some stranded Australian coal cargoes to unload, although it’s unclear if the deliveries will be cleared by customs https://t.co/41BjH2aq45

— Bloomberg Economics (@economics) February 8, 2021



ECB's Lagarde sees summer recovery, tricky post-pandemic phase
Italy's Visco sees recovery even as Covid weighs on growth
Central banks edge toward cryptocurrencies
Here's a rundown of your top economic news today https://t.co/IZ5gQBOnOl

— Bloomberg Economics (@economics) February 8, 2021

#Europe #Covid_19: Daily Summary (February 8th)

*Focus on #Germany, #Spain, #France and #Italyhttps://t.co/bmrAAkRy8l

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) February 8, 2021

Draghi Shores Up Support for a New Italian Government – Bloomberghttps://t.co/Go1ACluvFy

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) February 8, 2021

Olaf Scholz sketches out a fiscally expansive blueprint for Germany’s tech and green transformation https://t.co/kC7RNa8fou

— Bloomberg Economics (@economics) February 8, 2021

German industrial production fails to grow for the first time in 8 months https://t.co/QIhPmUnelB

— Bloomberg Economics (@economics) February 8, 2021



*Most Read:

US Growth Will Exceed Expectations In 2021
Week Ahead – w6 (2021)


week ahead


Summary Key Macro Events

Congressional committees will start crafting legislation this week on specific components of President Joe Biden’s $1.9tn stimulus package – FT (from 8)

Mario Draghi will continue his attempts to win enough support among lawmakers to form a new unity government or risk the country heading towards snap elections – FT (from 8)

ECB President Christine Lagarde is expected to participate in a debate about the ECB annual report at the European Parliament – Bloomberg (8)

The US Senate trial of Donald Trump is set to begin on Tuesday after he was impeached last month in a bipartisan vote in the House of Representatives – FT (9)

CPI & PPI for January (10)

German Chancellor Angela Merkel talks with state premiers on the likely extension of coronavirus curbs (10)

CPI for January (10)

Fed Chair Jerome Powell will speak on a webinar hosted by the Economic Club of New York (10)

The U.S. International Trade Commission is scheduled to announce its final decision in the LG Chem/SK Innovation trade secrets case – Bloomberg (10)

Lunar New Year public holidays begin in nations across Asia, with China breaking for a week to celebrate the Year of the Ox. Chinese New Year is Friday (11)

⚠ 0PEC monthly Oil Market Report is published, covering major issues affecting the world oil market and demand forecasts (11)

The European Commission publishes new economic forecasts (11)



#earnings for the week https://t.co/lObOE0dgsr $CGC $GM $CRSR $HAS $TWTR $KO $DIS $COTY $GPN $CSCO $ACB $CNC $CHGG $PEP $ENPH $ZNGA $UBER $CRNT $ENR $TTWO $NET $AMG $AZN $CRNC $TEVA $SPG $KHC $SAIA $SQNS $UAA $DDOG $GFN $IRBT $WCC $TSN $NRZ $LH $PERI $CNA $YETI $AYX $K $MAT pic.twitter.com/63Muy9ineZ

— Earnings Whispers (@eWhispers) February 6, 2021



Read our LiveSquawk Focus On The Week Ahead here: https://t.co/DxJdMGB0N4 pic.twitter.com/xhYdGR2LSF

— LiveSquawk (@LiveSquawk) February 5, 2021

The Economic Cost of Its Errors Will Make the EU Wince: Eco Week – Bloomberghttps://t.co/1KraGTl2CY

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) February 7, 2021

Trump impeachment, lunar new year, inflation data https://t.co/kWOjZLh01C

— FT Economics (@fteconomics) February 7, 2021

WHO's Wuhan probe, Toyota and Nissan results, Australian Open — Your Week in Asiahttps://t.co/Xk2YoByMjJ

— Nikkei Asia (@NikkeiAsia) February 7, 2021


Focus on Economic Calendar

Schedule for Week of February 7, 2021 https://t.co/90RE1hmNnM The key report this week is January CPI.

Fed Chair Jerome Powell speaks on Wednesday on the "State of the U.S. Labor Market"

— Bill McBride (@calculatedrisk) February 6, 2021



⚠️TRACK THE DATA IN REAL-TIME: https://t.co/zssQozulLL$DIA $SPY $QQQ $VIX pic.twitter.com/0AAgbMA35w

— Investing.com (@Investingcom) February 7, 2021


Top 10 Macro/Financial Charts of the Previous Week – w5

⚠ Top 10 Macro/Financial Charts of the Week – w5 ⚠

HT @SamRo, @asiahodl, @MacroCharts, @bullmarketsco, @zerohedge, @Schuldensuehnerhttps://t.co/At1eD9Tt47

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) February 8, 2021


What happened in the World Economy last Week – in charts – w5 (Bloomberg)

What happened in the world economy this week – in charts https://t.co/ibXsAAKvME

— Bloomberg Asia (@BloombergAsia) February 5, 2021