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Earnings prospects, one of last few stock catalysts, fade

Saturday, January 16, 2016 - 05:50
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STOCKS are losing their last line of defence.

Amid a selloff that erased over two years of gains - about US$14 trillion - from global stocks now on the brink of a bear market, at least earnings stood as a potential bright spot. Those hopes are fading: analysts' profit