• Wall Street Welcomes Midterm Election Results with a Broad-Based Stock Rally

    6 days ago - By Fortune

    A day after one of the most tumultuous mid-term elections in recent memory, investors emerged in a buying mood, pushing both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 Index up more than 2%.
    The 2018 mid-term election campaign was one riven by a bitter partisan divide. Once the votes were tallied , Democrats retook the House of Representatives while Republicans strengthened their hold on the Senate. Wall Street seemed to take to a Congress split between parties, with most stocks on U.S. exchanges rallying the day after Election Day.
    U.S. market indexes rallied on the news, with the...
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  • Broad-Based Rally Takes Major Indices Up 2% After Election

    7 days ago - By Forbes

    This was an impressive, broad-based rally that took place amid strong volume. Technical factors seemed to help, too, with more buyers coming in after the S&P 500 jumped back above 2800.
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