S&P 500 and U.S. Recessions

The S&P 500 has predicted nine of the last five recessions, but now that we’re undeniably in one, it’s worth reminding yourself of the relationship between S&P 500 index moves and the economy itself. The relationship is generally leading, with it a mistake to be surprised at positive market moves long before a recession is over.

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[via Northern Trust]