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WSJ: Why Some Think a Kerry Win Could Boost the Stock Market

Interesting observations from the WSJ this weekend:

“The market has a problem with the possibility of a Democrat winning, but doesn’t seem to have a problem with the reality of a Democratic president,” says Tom Gallagher, an analyst at economic-research firm International Strategy & Investment in Washington, D.C. Mr. Gallagher also notes that the market tends to do better under Democratic presidents than under Republicans.”

The article (see link below) is chock full of other counter-intuitive observations. Consider, for rexample . . .

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Money & Politics

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Confusing Politics With Economics

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Battleground States

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Confusing Cause & Effect

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Wall Street reaction to key events during the Bush term

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Kerry & National-Security

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Is the market reacting to the incumbent’s chances?

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The Libertarian Secular Wild Wild West

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