ProShares Ultra MSCI Brazil Capped
Why Brazil’s Service Sector Activity Contracted in May 2017
The Markit Brazil Services PMI dropped to 49.2 in May 2017 compared a two-year high of 50.3 in April 2017.
Political Unrest Impacts Brazil’s Business Confidence in June 2017
The Industrial Entrepreneur Confidence Index in Brazil (FBZ) dropped to 51.9 in June 2017 compared to 53.7 in May 2017, reaching its lowest level since January 2017.
How Political Instability Affected Brazil’s Stock Performance in May 2017
The International Monetary Fund is projecting 0.5% growth in Brazil’s GDP output in 2017, according to its April 2017 outlook report.
Did Brazil’s Exports Surge in May 2017 Due to Improved Global Demand?
In the first five months in 2017, the Brazil’s exports rose 18.5% to $87.9 billion compared to the same period in 2016.
Improved Global Demand Boosted Brazil’s Trade Surplus in May 2017
Brazil’s exports stood at $19.7 billion in May 2017, a 12.6% increase year-over-year, boosted by sales of semi-manufactured products and basic products.
What Brazil’s Job Growth in May 2017 Could Indicate for the Year
The Brazilian (BRZU) economy added ~34,250 jobs in May 2017, making it the second consecutive month of job creation in 2017.
Is Manufacturing Activity in Brazil on an Uptrend in 2017?
Buying activity in Brazil has experienced its strongest growth in the last three years, and the rate of job cuts remained at its lowest point over the last couple of years.