Yahoo Finance's Brian Sozzi discusses Google search interest for 'recession' and how it might indicate that an economic slowdown is top of mind for consumers.
BRIAN SOZZI: All right. Concerns about a US recession are top of mind among households according to the latest Google trends data. Google searches for the word "recession," as you can see there, have risen four-fold since February. Search activity for recessions are at their highest level since the height of the COVID-19 growth scare in April 2020.