Feb 1, 2016

U.S. Economy: A Cyclical Recession Is Already Under Way

None of this is going to keep the U.S. Economy out of recession. The fact that the Japanese lowered their interest rates, the fact that the Europeans lowered their interest rates, that is not going to change anything on Main Street USA. And the fact of the matter is corporate profits are under pressure, retail sales are under pressure, and the layoffs are going to come. It is not going to matter what the global monetary policy is, this cyclical U.S. recession is already under way.

Peter Schiff is an American businessman, investment broker and financial commentator. Schiff is the CEO and chief global strategist of Euro Pacific Capital Inc.

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