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  • Mercy Jimenez
    Not looking good; Asia in red; ASX tanking; S Korea's PMI falls; Australia's PMI @ 9-month low; and China reports PMI @ 10:30 pm ET
    5/31/12
    Reply (9)
    • DettoTheSecond: Bullish x 1 million! US will decouple! We are the only country to release fudged #s!
      5/31/12
    • Mercy Jimenez: China now out with biggest drop in 28 months!
      5/31/12
    • iadops40: China pmi numbers already released , 50.4....not so good
      5/31/12
    • DettoTheSecond: Irrelevant if US NFP beats! Anything is possible when you can pencil in phantom jobs, tweak participation rate, birth/death ratio, etc.
      5/31/12
    • Mercy Jimenez: Actually D2 don't agree w/ your blind pursuit of bullishness - but agree good chance med. term US decouples+global capital pumps US equities
      5/31/12
    • SlingWing9: D2 is right. 700,000 dropped off unemployment - no longer counted. Projected out, eventually we will reach the end of the lie.
      5/31/12
    • Elliott Auckland: QE rally is on the way. (US & UK for certain, but Id also bet another LTRO from ECB / rate cut).
      6/1/12
    • Mercy Jimenez: You may be right Elliott -- the powers that be don't have much choice.
      6/1/12
    • Elliott Auckland: Agreed there, something has to be done from someone. And if we really want to solve things properly that someone must be the ECB/Bundesbank
      6/1/12