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Are We Headed Into a Recession?

The yield curve turned negative and is a possible sign of recession. Are there any other signs? Yes, trucking rates are now down year over year. Also consumer confidence is near a 50 year high, which has shown to be a contrary indicator. The probability of a recession has increased.

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