Bull Market – U.S. Stocks-to-Bonds Ratio

Bull Market – U.S. Stocks-to-Bonds Ratio Chart showing the bull market in the U.S. stocks-to-bonds ratio. So far, the long-term support has held well. Image: BCA Research

U.S. Stock-to-Bond Ratio Leads U.S. Real GDP

U.S. Stock-to-Bond Ratio Leads U.S. Real GDP Chart suggesting that the U.S. stock-to-bond ratio leads U.S. real GDP by 6 months, which could indicate higher GDP growth. Image: Alpine Macro

Asset Class and Sharpe Ratio Since 1990

Asset Class and Sharpe Ratio Since 1990 The sharpe ratio is a measure of risk-adjusted return. YTD, major asset classes have a positive and high sharpe ratio. Image: Arbor Research & Trading LLC

Valuation – Forward P/E Ratio

Valuation – Forward P/E Ratio From the valuation peak of January 2018, most P/E ratios have seen drawdowns of 20%-30%, making this feel like a bear market. Image: Fidelity Investments

Copper to Gold Ratio

Copper to Gold Ratio The copper to gold ratio provides useful information on the evolution of the U.S. 10-year Treasury, the ISM Non-Manufacturing Index and the average weekly hours worked. Image: Paolo Cardena

China – Required Reserve Ratio vs. M1 Money Supply Growth

China – Required Reserve Ratio vs. M1 Money Supply Growth The People’s Bank of China slashed the reserve requirement ratio for most financial institutions, but M1 money supply growth is currently near the lowest. This is not good news for GDP growth. Image: Jeroen Blokland