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Get Off the Mat

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Well here are eight words I never thought I’d type: I’m sick of stock prices falling every day. I mean, yeah, it’s been a great quarter (just eight trading days left……) but I’d like us to turn the corner of this thing. You already know the reasons why, so I won’t belabor them. But even with – – what is it, $6 trillion in central bank and legislative commitments already, with $1.5 trillion last night from the ECB? — this poor, diseased market can’t seem to get up off the mat.