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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 Increases


ECRI’s U.S. Weekly Leading Index (WLI) latest reading increased to 144.4 from 143.7 as WLI growth ticked up to 0.7 from -0.1%. 



To put the economy in perspective please see link below:

- watch Lakshman Achuthan's CNBC interview.

For a closer look at the performance of the U.S. Weekly Leading Index, see the chart below:

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