Real GDP Chart Since 1947 With Trendline – 2nd Quarter 2015

For reference purposes, below is a chart from Doug Short’s “Q2 GDP Advance Estimate at 2.3%, Close to Mainstream Forecasts” post of July 30, 2015, depicting Real GDP, with a trendline, as depicted.  This chart reflects the Gross Domestic Product Q2 2015 Advance Estimate (pdf) of July 30, 2015:

GDP since 1947 with regression


The Special Note summarizes my overall thoughts about our economic situation

SPX at 2108.08 as this post is written