Will the bear return on this Friday to close up shop for the week? We've seen more downside pressure in stocks of late and there has been a clear tension with all of the downside risk out there in the global economy. Looking ahead, we get Eurozone trade and US reads including housing starts, building permits and Michigan sentiment.

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