Bears Rebound in Poll

After a two-week hiatus, bears control sentiment again.
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The bears re-emerged in RealMoney Barometer following a dreadful week for the stock market.

The bears got 616, or 43% of the 1,425 votes cast. Bulls came in with 458, or 32%, while neutral notched 351, or 25%.

In the sectors, commercial banks and precious metals tied as the bullish one, with automakers picked as bearish.

Last week, the


lost 5.4%, the

S&P 500

slipped 6.8% and the


dropped 9.3%.

Below are the complete poll results.

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