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A brutal sell-off in Japan (previous) weighs heavily on Asian markets as stocks fall 2.8% in...

A brutal sell-off in Japan (previous) weighs heavily on Asian markets as stocks fall 2.8% in Hong Kong, 3% in Shanghai, and 1% in Seoul and Sidney.
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  • yliu54
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    When the united states was sick, the Fed forced the whole world to take medicine.
    When Japan was falling, BoJ performed kamikaze act.
    Bungee jumpers!
    12 Jun 2013, 11:07 PM Reply Like
  • David Pinsen
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    The EWJ puts I mentioned in this post ( http://seekingalpha.co... ) as a hedge on Japanese equities are going to shoot up later today.
    13 Jun 2013, 02:51 AM Reply Like
  • sethmcs
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    Short yen long dollar trade blew up. Margin calls everywhere even in the USA. The moral of the story.... It is unwise to lever up big bets on a new policy that unproven. Chances are a wipsaw is coming as well. Japan still intends to unleash a huge dose of QE. The yen may still take a dive.
    12 Jun 2013, 11:50 PM Reply Like
  • James Davis
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    Once you see pompous blowhards in print bragging about their positions, you know its over. Did you read about the guy who has his mortgage in yen so he can pay it back with toilet paper?
    12 Jun 2013, 11:54 PM Reply Like
  • AutoRegressive
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    That article is the first thing I thought about when I read this headline. Funny stuff.
    13 Jun 2013, 01:27 AM Reply Like
  • fafatooey
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    This is the end.

     

    Jim Morrison
    13 Jun 2013, 12:47 AM Reply Like
  • BruceInKY
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    Banzai! Maybe DCM will go down a percent or two and present a buying opportunity.

     

    Mae ni magatte 4.0.
    13 Jun 2013, 01:03 AM Reply Like
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