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Weekly Leading Index Rises


ECRI’s U.S. Weekly Leading Index (WLI) rose to 147.3 as WLI growth edged up to 2.9% from 2.6%.   



For more on the cyclical outlook, please see insights below that includes other forward-looking ECRI data that we've made public:

- download ECRI's "China Data Disappoints, As Expected"

- read ECRI's "Inflation Cycle Locked Into Downturn"

- read ECRI's "Why So Many (in the West) Are Pissed Off"

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

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

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