It's not just small-cap stocks firing warning shots anymore. Broader problems are festering like an infection.
If China's economy continues down the road to recovery, there could be a global commodities boom coming next.
Despite a modest stock-market pullback and mediocre job and income gains, global manufacturing is growing at a pace not seen since early 2011.
Strong data out of China, confirming a global economic reacceleration, push metal stocks out of a long consolidation.
Can US stocks hold up if China's economy is as weak as some market segments are indicating? Don't bet on it.
Sectors out of favor since the financial crisis are outperforming defensive ones in the recent rally.
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