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The Dow is on track for its best October in 6 years and third-quarter earnings are strong so far. What could go wrong?

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The Dow is on track for its best October in 6 years and third-quarter earnings are strong so far. What could go wrong?
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Look at us, as actor Paul Rudd might say. Indeed, the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) is on track for its best month since March when it rose 6.62%, FactSet data show. The S&P 500 (SPX) is off 1.45% from its record high at 4,536.95 and the Nasdaq Composite (COMP) is 3.1% of from its Sept. 7 all-time high finish at 15,374.33.