Market Stories in Charts | Week of 27th Feb 2023

Data discoveries of the week. This week we look at charts on India being No.1 in the global whisky market,  India’s underwear sales indicating a recession, Indian budget depicted in a single Rupee, Russia’s war effect on the country, the US stock market compared to the rest of the world and more.


  1. India is No.1. We are talking about the global Scotch whiskey market. Cheers!


2.  We also examined the financials of India’s leading men’s innerwear brands. Remember the Men’s Underwear Index? Going by numbers, it seems we could be heading into a recession.


3.  See how the govt. of India earns and spends the rupee it earns. #Budget #income #Expenditure


4. In other news, Bloomberg Graphics visualised the impact of Russia’s war in Ukraine on Russia. Crushed economy and millions of lives lost and displaced.


5.  Interesting employment data from the US. Number of people working part-time voluntarily is now almost 6x of those who are working part-time but would prefer full-time.


6. Visual Capitalist shows how the US stock market compares to the rest of the world.


7. Data centres and Gaming are driving excellent business for leading chipmakers Nvidia and AMD.


8. Relationship between money supply growth and Eurozone inflation.


9. Nothing here, just all the metals we mined in 2021.


10. Over the last 12 months, US Money supply recorded the largest year-over-year decline. FED rate hikes working?


11. Recording the fastest doubling since WW2, The S&P 500 index rose 100% between March ’20 to Aug ’21.


12. Trends for India Consumer Price Index and Wholesale Price Index.


13. 10-year bond yield trends for US, UK, Germany and China. Note the change since Jan 2021.



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