• 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know.
    America goes to the polls. The Democrats are projected to wrestle away control of the House of Representatives, according to most polls, which could set the stage for two years of gridlock.
    The most likely election outcome has been terrible news for stocks. A Republican president seeing Democrats take control of the House during a midterm election while Republicans held the Senate has only happened twice, and both time the Dow Jones Industrial Average was lower over the next year.
    A new Brexit poll says "remain" would win big. The UK would stay in the...
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  • Blue Ripple: Ten Important Toss-Up House Seats Democrats Can Lose

    Blue Ripple: Ten Important Toss-Up House Seats Democrats Can Lose

    9 days ago - By Forbes

    Tuesday's race is officially a toss-up. Here are 10 races the Democrats have to win, but probably won't.
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  • The most likely election outcome has been terrible news for stocks

    The most likely election outcome has been terrible news for stocks

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    It appears likely that the 2018 midterm elections will see the Democrats win the House and the Republicans maintain control of the Senate.
    A scenario where the Republicans held the presidency and the two chambers of Congress only to lose the House in the midterm election has only happened twice - in 1910 and 1930.
    The stock market sold-off in the year following both of those elections - something it has only done four times in the last 27, according to Nautilus Investment Research.
    The one 2018 midterm elections result President Donald Trump probably hopes to avoid is also the one many...
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  • European stocks could be surprise winner if Democrats end up winning the House

    European stocks could be surprise winner if Democrats end up winning the House

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Tuesday's midterm elections could see the Democrats take control of the House of Representatives.
    That could, according to some analysts, be a major boost for Europe's automakers and miners, vicitims of Trump's China trade policies.
    That's because a Democratic house might stifle some of President Trump's more extreme policies, particularly those on trade.
    "With the Democrats favorites to take control of the House and the Republicans the Senate, the next couple of years may be far more difficult for Trump," Stephen Innes of OANDA said.
    Tuesday's midterm elections in the US are likely...
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