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Weekly Leading Index Worst Since Great Recession


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ECRI’s U.S. Weekly Leading Index (WLI) plunged to 113.1 while the growth rate plummeted to -15.5%. Both readings are their lowest since the Great Recession.             
      


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

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