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Above you said,"I don't want to influence anybody but some people call for an imminent turning point in the markets and $ going up, for many months, prob up to even 2 yrs." Do these folks say anything about why they think this will happen? and when?
Looking at the US economy, the government being already bankrupt, government deficit spending, the Fed monetizing the debt, no end in site of deficit spending, why and how in the world could the USD strengthen?
mi1001nj, bet you my last wooden nickel that Soros and the Chineses and many others are shorting the USD to the max and George Soros's gain in September of 1992 from the GBP devaluation is going to be chump change compared to his coming profit.
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