The Market Sell-Off Is Getting Ugly

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The stock market sell-off is gaining steam.Last night, aluminium giant Alcoa and engine maker Cummins kicked off earnings season by warning China was slowing more than expected.

China’s the second largest economy in the world and arguably the world’s most important source of growth.

Not a great start to earnings season.

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