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Macro-Markets Risk Index: 11.2% | 3.11.2014

The US economic trend has been positive and relatively steady in recent weeks, based on a markets-based profile of macro conditions. The Macro-Markets Risk Index (MMRI) closed at 11.2% on Monday, March 10–a level that suggests that business cycle risk remains low. If MMRI falls below 0% in the future, that would be a sign that recession risk is elevated. By comparison, readings above 0% imply that economic growth will prevail for the near-term future.
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