A Framework That Provides Clarity

During periods of “low visibility,” confusion reigns: for every indication of one trend, there seems to be a countertrend. The key is to glean from the collective wisdom of reliable leading indicators a clear signal that the economy is headed for a turn.



U.S. WLI Monthly Ticks Down

The level of the monthly U.S. Weekly Leading Index ticks down to 142.4 from 142.5, the growth rate slips to 4.5% from 5.6%, a 14-month low.

To put the economy in perspective please see link below:
- watch Lakshman Achuthan's recent interview on Reuters.

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