As POMO Ends, Stocks And Commodities Tumble

Just as POMO ends, the floor gets taken out of the market. And this was just a $6.4 billion operation (monetizing the recently issued 5 year). To think there still are those who believe the Russell 2000, pardon, the economy and the wealth effect can be sustained absent quantitative easing. The market is finally, with about a 3 month delay, pricing in the end of QE2. We wonder how long before it starts (since 2011 is a replica of 2010) pricing in QE3...