U.S. WLI Edged Up
The U.S. Weekly Leading Index (WLI) edged up to 144.7 from 144.0. The growth rate increased to 12.0% from 11.8%, highest since May 7, 2010, a 347-week high.
To put the economy in perspective please see links below:
- watch Lakshman Achuthan's current interview on Bloomberg.
- read Lakshman Achuthan's recent interview on The Economic Times.
- read ECRI's "Pinching Productivity".
For a closer look at recent moves in the U.S. Weekly Leading Index, see the chart below: