Jerome Powell and the central bank will send the U.S. economy hurtling into contraction mode no later than the winter after next.
How can I be so sure of my claim? Well, one very reliable indicator is flashing red.
In fact, it's so dependable that since 1980, it has predicted the advent of every recession, right around a year to 18 months ahead of time.
And right now, it's approaching the critical level.
See, the U.S. Federal Reserve's raising of short-term rates is causing the yield curve to flatten. From there, it's a short trip to outright inversion. Once it inverts, two-year Treasuries will yield more than 10-year Treasuries.
Once that happens, a major peak in stocks – then a recession – is all but totally certain within the next year and a half.
When that happens, the world's going to run for this uncommonly cheap insurance I know about – but you'll already be set up…
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Peter Krauth is the Resource Specialist for Money Map Press and has contributed some of the most popular and highly regarded investing articles on Money Morning. Peter is headquartered in resource-rich Canada, but he travels around the world to dig up the very best profit opportunity, whether it's in gold, silver, oil, coal, or even potash.