The good news is that there isn’t any economic data due out in the early part of this week. But that’s also the bad news, because the lack of any "real" news on the health of the economy in the early part of the week means financial market participants will focus even more attention on the latest crisis in the U.S. financial system – governement sponsored enterprises. To the extent that the markets do pay attention to the economic data, the concerns remain the same:

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