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Baltic Dry Index: Is This Powerful Indicator Signaling A Global Recession?

(Hellenic Shipping News)

Although memories of the Great Recession linger, a case can be made that better days lie ahead.

That’s because central banks around the world are pursuing bold stimulus measures. And the United States is looking solid enough for the Federal Reserve to contemplate its first interest rate hike in nearly a decade.

Moreover, gas prices have fallen sharply, which aids consumers, and the stock market is way up, having nearly tripled from recession lows. Click here to read more.

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