Politics

Learn about the most important political developments in Washington and elsewhere that affect investors.

Eagle Eye Opener: Obama Wins; Fiscal Cliff Looms

With Obama’s second term now assured after yesterday’s election, world markets kept on keepin’ on, virtually shrugging their...

Is Obama Responsible for the Stock Market Rally?

"Wall Street may not cheer, but Obama's been good for stocks." -- Jeff Sommer, New York Times (October...

Making Money Alert: The Tech Tempest in the Teapot

Over the past couple of trading days, there have been a lot of fireworks in the equity markets....

Romney Focuses on Policies to Create Jobs, Spur Growth

The second presidential debate that took place last night showed a feistier President Obama than in the first...

PowerTrend Brief: A Busy Week Ahead — Earnings, Economic Data and the Presidential Debate

Last week proved to be a challenging one for the stock market. All of the major indices were...