Tag Archives: Romney

Cliff Diving – Day 14

This market wants to rally. It certainly feels that way after yesterday’s trading — big downdraft at the open only to reverse and close up big and at the highs — coupled with today’s resilience after speaker Boehner’s negative comments.  … Continue reading

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What to Expect When You’re Electing

Interesting data on S&P500 returns during the last two months of a presidential election year. We looked at the last fifteen presidential elections beginning with the 1952 election of President Eisenhower.   With the exception of the swan elections of 2008, … Continue reading

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Romney Rally?

After returning to our desks last week, we posted, …been out (golf trip) and totally unplugged for the past few days and come back to yesterday’s major reversal in Apple (see chart)  and a big flip in the polls in … Continue reading

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Romney’s Odds Ramp on Deteriorating Employment Data

Check out the trading at Intrade right around the employment data released this morning.  The odds of Romney winning the November election ramped about 3 percentage points right after the jobs number was released. Rahm Emmanuel in an interview with … Continue reading

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Romney Tops Obama in Latest WaPost/ABC Poll

The results of the latest WashPost/ABC poll are a bit surprising and should have the White House a little worried, Public disapproval of President Obama’s handling of the economy is again on the rise, alongside increasing gas prices. One political … Continue reading

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