Global Real GDP Growth vs. Current Activity Indicator (CAI)

Global Real GDP Growth vs. Current Activity Indicator (CAI) Goldman Sachs expects global real GDP to contract by 3.8% this year. GS believes global economic activity has bottomed, and forecasts global real GDP growth will rebound by 6.5% in 2021. Image: Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research

S&P 500 and U.S. IPO Activity

S&P 500 and U.S. IPO Activity This chart highlights the structural decline and sharp slowdown in U.S. IPO activity. Image: Topdown Charts

Alternative Measures of Consumer Activity

Alternative Measures of Consumer Activity Chart suggesting that activity is starting to pick up in the U.S., as lockdowns are easing after weeks of restrictions. Image: Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research

China Current Activity Indicator and GDP

China Current Activity Indicator (CAI) and GDP The China current activity indicator (CAI) suggests a sharp recovery, after a deep contraction in the first quarter. Image: Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research