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Wall Street in 2016: Strategists list what could possibly go wrong

Their concerns include a destabilising election and a meltdown far away that could hit stocks hard

Basketball players Moose Weekes and Handles Franklin of the Harlem Globetrotters celebrate the team's 90th year at the New York Stock Exchange on Dec 22. The US stock market rallied on Dec 16 when the Fed announced its first rate hike along with strong hints that it would move slowly on future increases. But if the Fed continues to raise rates without seeing higher inflation or an earnings pick-up, that could dent stocks.

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BY all rights, 2016 should be a good year for the US stock market.

The Federal Reserve's recent rate hike signals confidence in the economy and presidential election years typically reward investors. Most specialists are predicting a seventh year for the current bull