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THE BOTTOM LINE

Is the stock market foretelling the next recession?

Tuesday, January 12, 2016 - 05:50

Washington

IT'S hard not to wonder: Is the stock market telling us something? True, the market's record in forecasting recessions is horrendous. Stocks often move according to whim or fad. But just because the market is wrong much of the time does not mean that it is wrong all the time.