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Weekly Leading Index Ticks Up

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ECRI’s U.S. Weekly Leading Index (WLI) ticked up to 145.7 as the growth rate edged up to -0.3%.              

ECRI has long determined business cycle and growth rate cycle chronologies for 22 countries that can be freely accessed here.

The WLI is one of many ECRI U.S. leading indexes, including some with longer leads over cyclical turning points in economic growth.

Please see links below for public statements ECRI has made about our cyclical outlook:

- Read ECRI's Achuthan and Banerji CNN Op-Ed "Don't Blame Global Slowdown on Trade War"

- CNBC talks with ECRI's Achuthan "Consumer Spending Growth Slowing"

- CNBC interview with ECRI's Achuthan "ISM Mfg, Jobs & Consumer"

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

Review ECRI’s recent real-time track record.

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