from Active calculated risk 06/22/2022 20:13:00
• At 8:30 am ET, the initial weekly unemployment claims the report will be released. The consensus is 225 thousand, down from 229 thousand last week.
• At 10:00, Testimony, Fed President Jerome Powell, Semi-annual report on monetary policy to CongressBefore the Financial Services Committee, United States House of Representatives
• At 4:30 pm, the Fed will release annual bank stress test results.
On COVID (focus on hospitalizations and deaths):
|Percentage fully vaccinated||66.8%||—||≥70.0%1|
|Fully vaccinated (millions)||221.9||—||≥2321|
|New cases a day3||99.365||103,646||≤5,0002|
|Deaths a day3||248||295||≤502|
|1 Minimum to obtain “herd immunity” (estimated between 70% and 85%).
2my goals to stop daily posts,
3Average of 7 days for cases, currently hospitalized and deaths
🚩 Increase in 7-day weekly average for cases, hospitalized and deaths
✅ Objective achieved.
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This graph shows the daily (columns) and 7-day (line) mean of reported deaths.
Average daily deaths bottomed out at 214 per day in July 2021.