FN Marktrapporten

Has the tide turned?
Columbia Threadneedle

The market outlook was more subdued this week as the US JOLTS release (see chart of the week), the disappointing US January retail sales release and the cautionary tone from US Federal Reserve Chairman Powell cast a cloud over the recent positive economic news. Adding to the global concern was China’s announcement of an additional 15,000 coronavirus cases due to a change in how cases are diagnosed (now including CT scans as well as lab results).