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The Recession Checklist: When To Start De-risking Portfolios

The Recession Checklist_ When To Start De-risking Portfolios
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David Rosenberg, the Chief Economist for Glufkin-Sheff, frequently publishes his favorite recession indicators. Many of the below indicators are taken from his list, although some of them have been modified. If you ever get a chance to read his newsletter, I recommend that you do so. His writing is understandable and cogent to the regular investor, while still being well-fortified in economic history and fact. I track many of his leading economic indicators on a monthly basis. Below is a list of seven indicators that have an accurate track record of predicting recessions.

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