01222021 :: Friday finance
A partial digest:
It’s day three of the Biden-Harris administration.
We may be approaching a serious inflection point in the markets. In the United States,
- Initial jobless claims remain extremely elevated (see more below).
- The health crisis marches on. Not all people can work or go about their lives if they’re falling ill. Variants and a sluggish vaccine rollout will make a difficult task of gaining the upper hand.
- Chapter 11 company bankruptcies were higher in 2020 than…