Real GDP Chart Since 1947 With Trendline – 2nd Quarter 2023

For reference purposes, below is a chart from the Advisor Perspectives’ post of July 27, 2023 titled “Q2 GDP Advance Estimate: Real GDP at 2.4%, Stronger Than Expected” reflecting Real GDP, with a trendline, as depicted.  This chart incorporates the Gross Domestic Product, Second Quarter 2023 (Advance Estimate) of July 27, 2023:

Real GDP and Its Historic Trend


I post various indicators and indices because I believe they should be carefully monitored.  However, as those familiar with this site are aware, I do not necessarily agree with what they depict or imply.


The Special Note summarizes my overall thoughts about our economic situation

SPX at 4602.00 as this post is written