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Old 02-05-2009, 11:58 AM   #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.

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Old 02-05-2009, 02:07 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?

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