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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.

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Weekly Leading Index Rises


ECRI’s U.S. Weekly Leading Index (WLI) rose to 150.3 from 147.6, while WLI growth increased to 4.5% from 3.3%.     



For more on the cyclical outlook, please see the reports below that also mention other forward-looking ECRI data that we've shared publicly:

- read ECRI's "Key Trade Data Shows Fast-Worsening Deficit"

- watch ECRI's Lakshman Achuthan in the latest Reuters interview.

For a closer look at the WLI’s performance, please see the chart below: 



Click here to review ECRI’s track record, including client report excerpts.

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