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OK, so what are your predictions for the stock market by years end 2003? Will the people who bought and held be rich? Will we be broke as heck?

Dow 5700, Nasdaq 875.

At least one major bank will collapse, or be gobbled up at firesale prices, due to South American exposure.

At least one of the 4 horsemen of technology will begin paying a dividend [assuming we dont count Intel's current measley payment].

Personal bankrupty filings will once again set new, all time high records.

Interest rates will be at exactly the same level as today.

Saddam Hussein will agree to go into a wealthy exile prior to the fall of Iraq, perhaps even prior to a land invasion.

A nuclear "dirty bomb" will be set off by Al-Queda somewhere in the world, but most likely in the U.S.

Great Brittain will endure a terrorist attack of 9/11 magnitude.

The U.S. will begin to experience suicide/homicide bombings similar to that of Israel, but not as frequently.

President Bush's popularity will plummet, never to recover.

Good companies with sound management will continue to make money.


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