GDP Indexes – China, U.S., Japan and EU

GDP Indexes – China, U.S., Japan and EU China is experiencing a strong V-shaped economic recovery and is expected to provide a boost to the rest of the world. Image: Gavekal, Macrobond

Japan and Global Equity Markets

Japan and Global Equity Markets With a soft domestic economy, Japan’s equity market has lagged global equities. Image: Gavekal, Macrobond

U.S. Dollar vs. Japanese Yen (USD/JPY)

U.S. Dollar vs. Japanese Yen (USD/JPY) This chart also suggests that the U.S. dollar remains relatively strong despite Fed action. Image: Alpine Macro

Japan GDP

Japan GDP Japan’s economy shrunk at a 6.3% annual rate in late 2019 after sales-tax hike. Image: Financial Times

Gold vs. Japanese Yen

Gold vs. Japanese Yen This chart shows the strong correlation between the Japanese yen and gold, as they tend to offer similar safe haven characteristics. Image: Jeroen Blokland