Jeffrey Gundlach September 2017 Webcast Slides – Wack-O Season

By VW Staff

Jeffrey Gundlach webcast slides for the month of September 2017, titled Wack-O Season.

TAB I – Global Economy

PMI – Eurozone vs. U.S.

Source: Citigroup, Bloomberg

Markit Eurozone Manufacturing PMI (Purchase Managers Index – seasonally adjusted). PMI is an indicator of the economic health of the manufacturing sector based on five major indicators: new orders, inventory levels, production, supplier deliveries and the employment environment. You cannot invest directly in an index.

German 10-year Yield vs. CPI

Source: Bloomberg

CPI = Consumer Price Index is a measure that examines the weighted average of prices of a basket of goods and services, such as transportation, food and medical care. You cannot invest directly in an index. YoY = year-over-year.

Euro Junk Rally Pushes Yields Below

Source: Bloomberg

BofA Merrill Lynch US Treasury Index (G0Q0) The Merrill Lynch US Treasury Index tracks the performance of US dollar denominated sovereign debt publicly issued by the US government in its domestic market. Qualifying securities must have at least one year remaining term to final maturity, a fixed coupon schedule and a minimum amount outstanding of $1 billion.

BofA Merrill Lynch Euro High Yield Index (HE00) tracks performance of EURO denominated below investment grade corporate debt publicly issued in the euro domestic and Eurobond markets.

Please see index definitions in the appendix. You cannot invest directly in an index.


U.S. Conference Board Leading Economic Indicator

Source: Bloomberg, DoubleLine

Conference Board U.S. Leading Index = Leading indicators include economic variables that tend to move before change in the overall economy. These indicators give a sense of the future state of an economy. YoY = year-over-year. You cannot invest directly in an index.

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