Expected Duration of Global Recession

Expected Duration of Global Recession This chart suggests the expected duration of the global recession based on survey data. Image: Oxford Economics

U.S. Heavy Trucks Sales and Recessions

U.S. Heavy Trucks Sales and Recessions U.S. heavy trucks sales declined in November to 462K (annualized). Historically, before recessions and bear markets, heavy truck sales tend to peak and then decline. You may also like “Heavy Truck Sales as Recession Indicator.”

U.S. Real GDP vs. Stock-to-Bond Ratio and Recession

U.S. Real GDP vs. Stock-to-Bond Ratio and Recession This chart shows the correlation between US real GDP and the stock-to-bond ratio, and suggests a recession in the United States. Image: Alpine Macro

U.S. Real Retail Sales and Recession

U.S. Real Retail Sales and Recession In January, U.S. real retail sales at 1.85% YoY, and the trend remains up. About 70% of U.S. GDP is personal consumption. In the past, real retail sales trended sideways before the recession began.