Category: Recession

Manufacturing Recession Puts U.S. Economy on Track for Worst Quarter Under President Trump
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Manufacturing Recession Puts U.S. Economy on Track for Worst Quarter Under President Trump

U.S. industrial production plunged in October at the fastest rate in a year-and-a-half. GM strike exacerbated the decline following a six-week work stoppage. The manufacturing sector remains in a recession that could spill over to the rest of the economy. U.S. industrial production plunged in October at the fastest rate in a year-and-a-half, further underscoring…

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The “Scary Recession Warning” CNBC Says Is Gone Will Be Back Very Soon
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The “Scary Recession Warning” CNBC Says Is Gone Will Be Back Very Soon

A CNBC article claims that the bond market’s “scary recession warning” has gone away. Although the yield curve is no longer inverted, it’s behaving exactly as it would before a major recession. New York Fed’s repo operations continued on Thursday with a massive $115.14 billion injection. U.S. government debt yields extended their steep recovery this…

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Recession: Not If, When – Here’s How to Prepare Your Investment Portfolio
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Recession: Not If, When – Here’s How to Prepare Your Investment Portfolio

While it’s difficult to time a recession, the U.S. economy’s longest-ever expansion will not last forever. Economic data has begun to point to a slowdown, if not something more serious. Financial professionals have advice for investors unsure about how to manage their portfolios when a recession strikes. The U.S. economy is due for a recession.…

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Global Recession Coming in 2020, Warns Yet Another Research Firm
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Global Recession Coming in 2020, Warns Yet Another Research Firm

Financial intelligence and analysis firm Moody’s Analytics is the latest to inject itself into the global economic recession debate further adding to the jitters. Per the firm’s chief economist, Mark Zandi, the risks of a global economic recession are currently ‘awfully high’, according to CNBC. And even if an outright recession is avoided, Zandi warned,…

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Recession No More? Bond-Market Selloff Pushes Treasury Yields to Six-Week High – CCN.com
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Recession No More? Bond-Market Selloff Pushes Treasury Yields to Six-Week High – CCN.com

U.S. bond markets extended their slide on Friday, as investors continued to reevaluate the recession risk. | Image: AFP PHOTO / Stan HONDA U.S. government debt yields continued to rise on Friday, booking their biggest weekly gain in three years on better than expected data, China trade progress and looser monetary policy. Treasury Yields Extend…

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What Recession? The Yield Curve Inversion Is a Flashing Buy Signal
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What Recession? The Yield Curve Inversion Is a Flashing Buy Signal

The bond market flashed a classic recession signal on Wednesday, but let’s look beyond the panic at the numbers. Source: ShutterstockBy CCN Markets: The Dow Jones fell 800 points on Wednesday, as a major recession indicator – the yield curve inversion – clicked on, spooking investors.Yet this recession indicator isn’t always correct, and the S&P…

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