In the past 7 ¾ years, we have consistently urged investors to separate their politics from their investing. It’s way too easy to say, “Their guy is in the White House; so everything must be awful – and if anything good happens, it must be fake, or a ‘sugar high’.” We agree that higher tax […]
The S&P 500 hit a low of 666 on March 6, 2009 and was up 213%, excluding dividends, through November 4, 2016. Since then, the S&P 500 is up another 4.6%, and closed just 0.5% from a new all-time high last Friday. Get ready for more. We expect the S&P 500 to hit an alltime […]
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Excellent summary of what changes to expect (Obamacare, corporation tax cut, Medicaid, fuel industry, etc.) with President-elect Trump in office by Brian Wesbury, Chief Economist at First Trust. Revolution Elections have consequences and the impact on U.S. economic policy of last week’s election will be enormous. We’re sure we’ll be writing about all of […]
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Through Friday, in spite of very good earnings reports from companies, the S&P 500 was down nine days in a row, the longest negative streak since 1980. The total decline was just 3.1%, but the decline has been relentless and deflating to investor psychology. In our view, there are two key reasons for the consistent […]