December 16, 2017 7:22 pm

Here’s How Amazing Your Investment Returns Would Be, If You Could Perfectly Forecast The Next Recession

There’s been another round of discussion lately surrounding ECRI and its infamous 2011 recession call. Bill McBride at Calculated Risk (via Cullen Roche) has a great post up about recession forecasting and the stock market. The question is: If you knew exactly whe recessions were going to start and end, could you significantly outperform the […]

CHART OF THE DAY: THE SCARIEST JOBS CHART EVER

This morning, we got some great news. The U.S. economy added 236k jobs in February and the unemployment rate fell to 7.7 percent.  Although the numbers were much better than economists’ expectations, they still reflect a job market that remains incredibly weak almost four years into the economic recovery. Calculated Risk runs a chart every […]

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