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U.S. Factory Index Falls to Historic Lows; Electronics Industry Hits the Brakes

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michaelmaloney
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It's coming!
michaelmaloney   1/25/2019 3:49:16 AM
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Any slow down obviously is going to be a warning sign. People ion all sorts of industries, even my own storage industry say that the big slump is just on the horizon!

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Re: It's coming!
marksilvester   2/22/2019 2:10:30 AM
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