Macro Briefing: 8 November 2017

Democrats score first electoral wins in Trump era: Politico
Trump’s agenda for his two-day China visit: trade and N. Korea: AP
China’s trade surplus with US narrows in Oct: Reuters
N. Korea dismisses Trump’s diplomatic outreach: CNN
Job openings in US remain strong in Sep: CNBC
Consumer credit rises in Sep, touching 10-month high: ABA Banking Journal
US economic growth has defied forecasts by the left: RCP
Economic confidence in US remains positive in Oct: Gallup