COMMENTARY
      Heading into the Thanksgiving holiday, the stock market investors were in a 
      foul mood. In just four days, the Dow Jones industrials plunged 167 points, or 
      4.3%. Half the loss came in the final hour of trading on Nov. 22. The damage in 
      the broad market wasn't quite as bad--the Russell 3000 index lost 3.4%. Don't 
      blame it entirely on the bond market, which remained fairly calm all week. 
      Pundits blamed the sell-off on everything from computer-driven trading to 
      worries that the GATT trade pact might fail to win Senate approval.
      
      
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