NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- This year's stock market strength was caused by the continued anticipation of additional Federal Reserve Quantitative Easing programs. When it came to QE3 I thought the market had rallied too far too fast and opined that this anticipation was factored in by mid-September.To me it was a case of buy in anticipation, sell on the news. QE3 was announced on Sept. 13, and most stocks, ETFs and equity averages peaked between Sept. 14 and Sept. 21.
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