Election

Republicrat or Democan? How to Manage an Election Trade June 29, 2020 9:30 AM   |  

The stock markets care about who wins the 2020 U.S. presidential elections. Stock traders look for potential trading opportunities regardless of who wins the elections. Look for clues within each of the party lines so you can be better prepared to face the election results.

5 min read  |  thinkMoney Magazine
Keep to the Course: The Risks of Not Staying Invested May 11, 2020 10:30 AM   |  

Wild stock market swings? Bear market? Staying invested for the long term may keep you on course.

4 min read  |  Portfolio Strategy
Election-Year Investing: Positioning Your Portfolio for the Upcoming 2020 Election February 20, 2020 10:30 AM   |  

As the 2020 presidential election looms, investors might be concerned about volatility and potential policy shifts. Should you change your investment strategy? The answer may have more to do with your goals, objectives, and time horizon than your political views.

5 min read  |  Portfolio Strategy
Volatility on the Horizon? Three Upcoming Political Events October 9, 2018 4:24 PM   |  

Political events can bring heightened volatility to global markets and stocks. Consider keeping an eye on these three upcoming political events in November.

2 min read  |  Economic Trends
Clocking In and Out: Trying to Time the Market? There May Be Ways March 16, 2017 12:00 AM   |  

Are you a long-term investor hoping to use time to your advantage? Don’t chase trends, and especially don’t try to time the market. There are other ways.

6 min read  |  Portfolio Strategy
Do Markets Care Who Controls the White House, Congress? October 31, 2016 12:00 AM   |  

Does the prevailing political party, Democratic or Republican, really make a difference to the stock market?

4 min read  |  Stocks & Stock Sectors
Trading Strategies: How To Trade Presidents September 28, 2016 12:00 AM   |  

The market doesn't care who becomes president, and savvy traders don’t care about predictions—just results. Prepare yourself for either scenario.

6 min read  |  Fundamental Analysis
Stock Market History 101: Lore Behind the Best Six Months September 19, 2016 12:00 AM   |  

Like the changing leaves outdoors, fall signals a change in the historical patterns of the stock market. Learn what the “best six months” has in store.

4 min read  |  Portfolio Strategy
Trading the Range: A Potential Strategy for Active Investors September 7, 2016 12:00 AM   |  

The S&P 500 is in a short-term trading range, but remains in a long-term bullish trend. Here’s how some investors are trading the range.

4 min read  |  Technical Analysis
U.S. Presidential Election Cycle & Stock Market Performance August 30, 2016 12:00 AM   |  

The U.S. presidential election cycle theory of the stock market says that the market moves based on the year of the president's term. Is there any proof?

5 min read  |  Portfolio Strategy
Election Pt 3: What a White House Republican Could Mean for Stocks November 15, 2015 7:00 PM   |  

Will history repeat if a Republican candidate wins the White House—boosting profit potential for the energy, financial, and defense sectors?

2 min read  |  Stocks & Stock Sectors
Election Pt 2: What a White House Democrat Could Mean for Stocks November 8, 2015 7:00 PM   |  

History shows that Democrats have been kind to stocks. Surprised? Find out which stock sectors stand to improve under a Democratic president.

3 min read  |  Stocks & Stock Sectors
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