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Weekly Leading Index Falls


ECRI’s U.S. Weekly Leading Index (WLI) fell to 145.0, while WLI growth decreased to -2.6%. 
       


The WLI is just one of many ECRI leading indexes, including some with longer leads over economic cycle turns.

For more on ECRI’s cyclical outlook, please see links below to information that ECRI has made public:

- watch ECRI's Lakshman Achuthan in a recent interview on CNBC

For a quick glance at the WLI’s performance, please see the chart below:    



Click here to review ECRI’s recent track record.

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