"Whatever you do, don't talk about the UK economic growth data slowing this morning," Hedgeye CEO Keith McCullough wrote earlier today.
Here's a look at this morning's UK data:
None of this Europe #GrowthSlowing data has anything to do with Brexit (we'll get a better understanding of the Brexit impact in coming data releases) and has everything to do with #TheCycle.
Take a look at recently reported Eurozone data:
(No acceleration to speak of)
What do you do with ugly #EuropeSlowing data? We're watching the Euro. Hedgeye CEO Keith McCullough calls the euro "the main event." In a note sent to subscribers, McCullough writes:
"EURO – with the entire edifice of consensus staring at the Pound (which has a crazy wide risk range of $1.30-1.39), the EUR/USD is looking more and more vulnerable by the day; if they can’t break it out > $1.13, $1.05 is in play on the downside – something to seriously consider within the context of more exits and #GrowthSlowing."