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Stock Market’s Like a Badger & Right Now Its Claws Are Out: Strategist


The markets were poised to head higher Friday after two days of bruising losses, with the Dow (^DJI) dropping a cringe-worthy 225 points Thursday. The losses were pegged to jobless claims and inflation data, stoking fears that the Fed will start to taper its monthly $85 billion bond-buying program this fall.