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NEW YORK (ETF Expert ) -- In the dark days of late September/early October, China hinted that it was nearing the end of its monetary and fiscal tightening campaign. At the same time, leaders in the European Union demonstrated several "come together" moments that removed the probability of an imminent collapse. And virtually every fundamental measure of "value" favored stocks over alternative assets.
In fact, I extolled the virtues of a Q4 stock rally in numerous features:
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