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 Decreased

The level of the monthly WLI decreased to 129.3 from 129.5 in December. The growth rate of the monthly WLI ticked down to -1.3% from -1.2%.

For a closer look at the details of the latest jobs report click here for Lakshman Achuthan's interview with Reuters.

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