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Market Outlook: Japan’s cloudy outlook gets gloomier

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Data released in Tokyo this morning showed that the outlook for September’s Economy Watchers Survey dropped from 39.7 to 36.9 over the month. This is the lowest its been in a while and the weakest since 2009; keep in mind that the record low for this series was 21.2 in December 2008. This mirrors sentiment data from the EU published last week.

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