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This Week In Hedgeye Cartoons

Our cartoonist Bob Rich captures the tenor on Wall Street every weekday in Hedgeye's widely-acclaimed Cartoon of the Day. Below are his five latest cartoons. We hope you enjoy his humor and wit as filtered through Hedgeye's market insights. (Click here to receive our daily cartoon for free.)

 

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1. Truth-Challenged China (5/6/2016)

This Week In Hedgeye Cartoons - China cartoon 05.06.2016

 

China's Shanghai Composite Casino was down -2.8% today and is off -44% since the July crash. 

 

2. Stuck (5/5/2016)

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What more can the Fed do? A preponderance of economic data is rolling over despite the central planner's best efforts.

 

3. Red, White & Blew It (5/4/2016)

This Week In Hedgeye Cartoons - Fed cartoon 05.04.2016

 

“A rate hike could be appropriate, if the data is as expected," San Francisco Fed Head John Williams remarked yesterday. As Hedgeye CEO Keith McCullough wrote in today's Early Look, "Given that a recently reported GDP of 0.5% isn’t in the area code of “as expected”, I don’t think Williams has a lot of credibility as a Wall Street forecaster."

 

4. Slow Grrrrowth! (5/3/2016)

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#GrowthSlowing globally (i.e. economic gravity) can’t be fixed by a central market planning #BeliefSystem this time.

 

5. Tough Times In Tokyo (5/2/2016)

This Week In Hedgeye Cartoons - Japan cartoon 05.02.2016

 

Japan's Nikkei is down -23% from its high in July 2015.


The Week Ahead

The Economic Data calendar for the week of the 9th of May through the 13th of May is full of critical releases and events. Here is a snapshot of some of the headline numbers that we will be focused on.

 

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The Week Ahead - 05.06.16 Week Ahead


Cartoon of the Day: Truth-Challenged China

Cartoon of the Day: Truth-Challenged China - China cartoon 05.06.2016

 

China's Shanghai Composite Casino was down -2.8% today and is off -44% since the July crash.


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The Great U.S. Earnings Faceplant

Takeaway: The S&P 500 earnings numbers for Q1 2016? They speak for themselves.

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Put a slightly different way...

 


The Unreported Truth Behind Today's Jobs Report

Takeaway: U.S. jobs growth peaked in Febraury 2015. It's been all downhill ever since.

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Despite financial media headlines trumpeting "Everything You Need To Know" about today's jobs report, the Old Wall media missed the most obvious story of all. Digging a tiny bit deeper reveals the real story. Job growth peaked in Febraury 2015. It's been all downhill ever since.

 

Sure, we all know job growth slowed to 160,000, well below the 200,000 number Wall Street economists were predicting.

 

Blah, blah, blah...

 

Digging just a tiny bit deeper reveals the actual story.

 

Job growth peaked in Febraury 2015. It's been all downhill ever since.

 

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Here's the detailed breakdown:

 

The Unreported Truth Behind Today's Jobs Report - employment summary 5 6

 

And finally, a message from our outspoken CEO Keith McCullough. What you should have owned heading into today's #LateCycle Jobs Report.

 


Daily Market Data Dump: Friday

Takeaway: A closer look at global macro market developments.

Editor's Note: Below are complimentary charts highlighting global equity market developments, S&P 500 sector performance, volume on U.S. stock exchanges, and rates and bond spreads. It's on the house. For more information on how Hedgeye can help you better understand the markets and economy (and stay ahead of consensus) check out our array of investing products

 

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Daily Market Data Dump: Friday - sector performance 5 6

 

Daily Market Data Dump: Friday - volume 5 6

 

Daily Market Data Dump: Friday - rates and spreads 5 6


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