Two Red Flags from China
Friday, August 21st, 2020 Categories: China, Financials, FX rates, Technology, United States
Cause for concern in Technology and Financials
China’s stock market is always subject to official intervention, so the signals need to be interpreted carefully. However, there are two new red flags in our equity sector model, relating to Technology and Financials. Technology has suddenly started to deteriorate, which has historically been a good lead indicator for the US Tech sector. Financials are heading for a multi-year low relative to the index, which could have important implications for China’s FX policy regime.