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Old 02-05-2009, 12:58 PM   #41
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Originally Posted by bigla View Post
I feel the market is going to sink even lower and stay that way for awhile.
You could very well be correct. However, others feel differently:

Bulls set for a bounce back

"NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- With equities bouncing back after an initial smack on Thursday -- and Friday's jobs report for January looming -- the bear market is likely at or near a level where history would dictate investors step back in."

Don't we all wish we knew which view of the future will turn out to be more accurate...

Numbers is hard

When I hit 70, it hit back

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Old 02-05-2009, 03:07 PM   #42
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No matter how bad the downturn, and how loudly we cry "Uncle!!" it seems like the market has a mind of its own.

Kind of makes you nostalgic, thinking of the old days of economic prosperity, doesn't it?

Already we are boldly launched upon the deep; but soon we shall be lost in its unshored, harbourless immensities.

- - H. Melville, 1851
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