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At the risk of pulling a Jim Cramer and simply saying the market could either go up or go down, I wanted to make an attempt at being open-minded and showing the most bullish (and, of course, bearish) charts as we head into the big FOMC day on Wednesday. I’ll be glad when the whole charade is over, but face it, we must. Below, even split, are six bullish charts and six bearish ones.
Here are the biggest employers in the world. The biggest three? The Indian Army, the U.S. Army, and the Chinese Army. And we can all imagine just how productive those giant bodies must be for their societies.