S&P 500 Cash Balances and Debt Levels

S&P 500 Cash Balances and Debt Levels During the past 12 months, non-financial S&P 500 cash balances have declined by -11% and debt levels have inflected higher by +9%. Image: Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research

S&P 500 and U.S. Total Margin Debt

S&P 500 and U.S. Total Margin Debt Margin debt in U.S. equities has reached new high. Could the level of margin debt presage a market pullback? Image: Topdown Charts

U.S. Debt per Capita

U.S. Debt per Capita U.S. debt per capita is surging, reaching the current level of $82,000. Image: BofA Global Research

S&P 500 Index and Margin Debt

S&P 500 Index and Margin Debt Could the level of margin debt in U.S. equity markets presage a market pullback? Image: Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

Ratio of General Government Gross Debt to GDP

Ratio of General Government Gross Debt to GDP At the global level, the measures taken by governments to respond to the impact of the coronavirus crisis amounted to $12 trillion. Image: CNBC

Global Debt Is Surging

Global Debt Is Surging Rising debt levels and growing overvaluation of assets increase the risk of financial disruption in the future. Image: Deutsche Bank Research

Advanced Economies Debt/GDP

Advanced Economies Debt/GDP The coronavirus pandemic could bring the debt-to-GDP ratio of advanced economies to World War II levels. Image: Deutsche Bank

Central Bank Ownership of Domestic Government Debt

Central Bank Ownership of Domestic Government Debt This chart shows the rise of central banks as holders of sovereign debt, pushing sovereign yields to historically low levels. Image: Deutsche Bank Global Research