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...if it is, indeed, a Chinese slowdown (won't bore you with the local macro implications), it will also impact Hohumm's boats, rail, firms like Alcoa as well as US jobs.

A couple more data points:

Caterpillar Cuts 2015 Outlook as Mining Spending Falls

Caterpillar plans late-year shutdown in Decatur

DECATUR, Ill. (AP) - Days after saying it is worried about the slow pace of the global economy Caterpillar Inc. says it will shut down parts of its operations in Decatur for a week in November and all of December as demand for some products drops.

And, if you're cynical, add the fact that Seeking Alpha has been pumping the daylights out of CAT ever since the warning two weeks ago.

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