Attached here is our collection of daily and weekly indicators for the US economy, and the data shows some weakening in recent weeks with weaker retail sales, risks of higher jobless claims, and a rise in bankruptcies, see charts below. To be sure, the latest employment report was very strong, with 223,000 jobs created in December and the unemployment rate falling to 3.5%, but the daily and weekly high-frequency indicators are beginning to show some signs of weakness in the US economy.
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