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Cramer: Here's where we are in this dispiriting market — and what to expect next

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on June 16, 2022 in New York City.
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There's no time like the present to discuss where we are in this difficult market. We feel as challenged running the portfolio as we did during the Great Recession because it does seem that things can lift, but not for more than a few days before another collapse. All that happened is that they suck you back in — "they" meaning the collective forces of opportunity that are subsequently crushed by negativity. 

What's happening, why are we and everyone else struggling?