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Some really negative developments go against a backdrop of an oversold market that has been avoiding positive earnings news.
They might not be ready to run just yet, but at least they appear to be safely out of the ICU.
The incident set in motion events that could cause more pain in the weeks ahead.
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These companies won't soar like other plays in the sector, but they make for great income sources.
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