Dr Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist takes a look at seven key charts for investors to watch regarding the global economy and investment markets this year.
The key points are as follows:
Shares are at risk of a short-term correction or consolidation, but investment markets should provide solid returns this year on the back of continuing economic recovery and low interest rates.
Seven key global charts worth keeping an eye on by investors this year are: the trend in new coronavirus cases and deaths; global business conditions PMIs; unemployment; global inflation; bond yields; the gap between earnings yields and bond yields; and the US dollar.
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