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October 20, 2016

The Post-Election Stock Market

While the upcoming election is holding everyone’s attention, it is appropriate to look at what might lie beyond.  One important point to note is that there is a difference in the market’s behavior depending on whether the incumbent party wins, or whether the new challenger party candidate wins. The chart above shows two different versions of our Presidential Cycle Pattern, based on which type of president is in office.  I don’t mean which party, but rather the differentiation is over whether the president is from a different party than the last term.  For those rare instances when the same party is… more


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