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Its not uncommon these days for a recession to be over by the time its announced. The time to buy in that case is before.

Beyond that it is hard to generalize. I think you have to watch the charts and decide when to take the leap. False bottoms are not uncommon. Much depends on investors confidence that things will get better and data that confirms those ideas.

Clearly this is risky investing. A finger on the trigger can be useful when or if things go counter to hopes or expectations.
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