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According to correlations between data from a little known asset index and previous activity in the broader market, stocks could be primed for a long and significant correction. Or, if historical trends decide to repeat themselves exactly, a sharp crash.

A Fed policy called quantitative easing, once thought highly risky and unconventional, could soon be making a comeback — possibly as soon as 18 months from now. It may be a quick fix, but the repercussions could be harmful.