U.S. WLI Ticked Up
The U.S. Weekly Leading Index (WLI) ticked up to 145.6 from 145.2. The growth rate remained virtually unchanged at 11.8%.
To put the economy in perspective please see links below:
- watch Lakshman Achuthan's recent interview on MSNBC.
- read ECRI's "Future Inflation Gauge Leads Inflation Expectations".
- read ECRI's "Women’s Labor Force Participation Down, Capping Jobs & Economic Growth".
For a closer look at recent moves in the U.S. Weekly Leading Index, see the chart below: