Sighting: The Yield Curve Inverted, so There's a Recession on the Way Within a Year...

A closely watched measure of the yield curve briefly inverted Friday [3/22] — with the yield on the 10-year Treasury note falling below the yield on the 3-month T-bill — and rattled the stock market by underlining investor worries over a potential recession. Here’s a look at what happened and what it might mean for financial markets.