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Investor negativity despite positive signsBY ELISE BURGESS | THURSDAY, 12 APR 2012 11:55AM
Investor sentiment climbed a significant 5.6 points in the latest index report, taking it to -16.8 and the eighth consecutive negative quarter.
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