Daily Economic Update

1/17/2021 6:06 am EST

Namaste. This is your economic update for Sunday, January 17th 2021. Most near-term indicators show that the US is in recession. Notable exceptions include U-6 unemployment, real personal income (ex. transfers), and initial claims.


The U.S. 10-year treasury ended yesterday at 1.11%, down 4 bps from the day prior, but 7 bps higher than a week earlier. The 10-yr/3-mo treasury yield curve was 102 bps, down 4 bps compared to the day prior, but up 7 bps compared to last week.You can check out the current bond rates at Bloomberg.

Please check the list of indicators for more details and come back tomorrow for another update.

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