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Weekly Leading Index Falls Again
ECRI | Jan 4, 2019

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ECRI’s U.S. Weekly Leading Index (WLI) decreased to 142.4 as WLI growth declined further to -5.3%, approaching a seven-year low.




The WLI is just one of many ECRI leading indexes, including some with longer leads over cyclical turning points in economic growth.

For more on ECRI’s cyclical outlook, please see links below to information that we have made public:

- read ECRI's "2018 Cycle Calls"

- read ECRI's latest op-ed "A Growing Economy Can Be Mauled By a Bear Market"

- watch ECRI's Lakshman Achuthan interview on "Global Slowdown, Trade War and the Fed’s Belated Blink" on CNBC

For a quick glance at the WLI’s performance, please see the chart below:       



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