Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Yes, But How Do I Trade Dengue Fever?

From Markets Not Live at FT Alphaville:

...this chart from Bankhaus Lampe presenting the MSCI’s response to various maladies:

As we can see, Sars and swine flue (sic) are the bull-market ailments. Avian flu can be considered a long-term positive and it’s worth buying the ebola dip, but you should sell on the first wheeze of pneumonic plague. Good, thanks....MUCH MORE
How can anyone look upon this and not weep (tears of joy)
Combined with the opening swipe at economists and their physics envy and the out-the-door mention of the Hipgnosis Songs Fund, discerning reader has to agree, there is nothing else on the internet quite like MnL.