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A key recession signal is back at levels last seen during the financial crisis
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A key recession signal is back at levels last seen during the financial crisis

Reuters / John Gress The yield curve, which measures the difference between short- and long-term bond yields, hit its narrowest point since October 2007.  When the curve inverts, meaning long-term yields fall below short-term yields, it has historically indicated that a recession is coming. Follow 2-year and 10-year Treasury yields here.  What's happening in the…

A key recession indicator is flashing yellow again
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A key recession indicator is flashing yellow again

A warning light at a gate of a potassium mine in Germany. Ralph Orlowski/Reuters The yield curve is flattening again, renewing risks of an inversion as the Federal Reserve plans to continuing to raise interest rates this year. An inverted yield curve has been a reliable predictor of economic downturns. A new report from the…