November 2, 2020
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Politics and investing have always been spoken about in the same breath. Market commentators, and even presidents, have linked the performance of the stock market as a sort of barometer of a president’s effectiveness.
But the data doesn’t support this link, and investors would be wise to think critically before making investment decisions. Long-term performance of the market has shown almost no relationship with government policies.
Instead, the key drivers of stock market performance have proven to be earnings and economic growth