Triggered by repeated corporate accounting scandals, the plunge in the U.S. stock market and the steep decline of the dollar have continued over the past two to three months.

But this trend appears to be nearing an end. U.S. stocks have fallen nearly 30 percent in the two months since mid-May.

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