We assess large stock market moves in the United States and a dozen other countries based on newspaper accounts. We classify the jumps by their trigger, their geographic origin and the clarity of journalist perceptions about the reason for the move.

Our 5 Most Recent Codings

DateReturnPrimary CategoryGeographic Origin
8/23/2019-2.59%International Trade PolicyUS, China
8/14/2019-2.93%Macroeconomic News & OutlookGermany, China
8/5/2019-2.98%International Trade PolicyUS, China
6/4/20192.14%Monetary Policy & Central BankingUS
5/13/2019-2.41%International Trade PolicyChina
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