The Sad Reality Of Macro Data Performance

Tyler Durden's picture

Presented with little comment except to note that the next time someone uses the phrase "...but the data is coming in strong..." please show this chart as US and European macro data prints have consistently missed expectations for well over a month now...

Barclays Macro Data Surprise Index...



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GetZeeGold's picture



Just stay positive.


Todays Koolaid!!!



DorseyCecil68669's picture

my friend's aunt makes $72/hr on the internet. She has been without work for six months but last month her payment was $19183 just working on the internet for a few hours. Here's the site to read more .....

Dr. Richard Head's picture

At least we can get thirst on the run.....

Now if we can get the central banksters on the run.

spastic_colon's picture

huh...everything is perfect!  perfect macro reports to stoke more QE talk, and perfect income and spending reports to keep inflation out of the question.....what could be better?  /sarc

DeltaCharlie's picture

Just flip it upside down.... hey presto!

Vampyroteuthis infernalis's picture

Bernanke in his office, "The macro data is getting worst? I don't buy it. Cleatus, fire up the presses! It is going to be a long night."

apberusdisvet's picture

So who wins the "race to debase"?  The suspense is killing me.

CvlDobd's picture

No one wins that race.

Politicians think they do.

vmromk's picture

Hey Bernanke.....FUCK YOU

Buzzworthy's picture

Smells like a recovery to me.

alexwest's picture

well , what does it mean? i know, we all know ANALysts know shit..

we all know that MR BERNANKE NEVER BELIEVED THAT HOUSE PRICES CAN FALL ON NATION WIDE LEVEl.. why ? cause it never happened before..

as far as surprise concerns, its kind of suspicious that data is being exposed this way.. might be someone wants SHEEPLE MAKE TO BELIEVE THAT ECONOMY IS DOING WORSE, THAN ACTUALLY IS..

just my 0.02$

the not so mighty maximiza's picture


Oh that must be it

Conman's picture

What -  Me worry?

-Alfred E. Neuman

Decolat's picture

 The angle of repose for pyramid schemes.

Element's picture

But the particles keep getting smaller.

crawldaddy's picture

if you are over weight more food is not the answer.  If you are drowning more water is not going to help. If the economies of the world are faltering under the weight of debt more debt is not the answer.


Its common fucking sense.

PalladiumJockey's picture

If you get paid to fail to understand these things, then you wont.  Pretty easy, really.

Sweet Chicken's picture

Thus we are so fucked.

sbenard's picture

Bubbles Bennie is creating money like there's no tomorrow. And at the rate he's doing it, there won't be!

kralizec's picture

Pop goes the Bernanke!