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Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, December 12, 2012. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, December 12, 2012. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

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Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange while a screen shows U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's news conference, December 12, 2012. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange while a screen shows U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's news conference, December 12, 2012. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

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