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WALL STREET INSIGHT

For traders on Wall Street, 'good news is bad news'

The market's take: The more positive the economic data, the sooner rates will rise, hurting long-term growth outlook
Monday, March 9, 2015 - 05:50

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The adjustment in the stock market is partly playing out on a sector level, as traders rotate out of some of the sectors that benefited the most from quantitative easing.

THE US stock market just went through the looking glass.

Last week's retreat was caused by one of the best economic reports in a decade. Investors are hoping that reports from the jobs market and retail sector this week will be terrible. Confused? You should be.

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