These Stocks Will Be the Real Winners and Losers of the Election
October 22, 2020 at 06:00 AM EDT
We're less than two weeks from the Nov. 3 presidential election, and the polls are gaining clarity. Democrats are going into next month's election with a clear advantage. FiveThirtyEight's polling average gives Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden an 87% chance of winning the race for the White House. And according to Real Clear Politics , betting sites on average give Biden odds of 65.1% to win. Meanwhile, Democrats are practically guaranteed to keep control of the House of Representatives, and now have a 70% chance of taking the Senate, too, according to FiveThirtyEight . In short, the polls say we're going to get a "blue wave." Democrats are set to take the White House and both houses of Congress. Of course the polls have been very wrong before, so we have to remind ourselves that they tell us probabilities, not certainties... But if the "blue team" does win, that's going to mean a different take on green energy, stimulus, anti-trust, banking and environmental regulations, and much more. Stocks will definitely be affected. We're already seeing some sectors rise in anticipation. So today, I'll show you how to prepare your portfolio for a "blue wave" as well as what to do if the polls end up being wrong again... Full Story So today, I'll show you how to prepare your portfolio for a "blue wave" as well as what to do if the polls end up being wrong again... Tags: trading strategies To get full access to all Money Morning content, click here About Money Morning: Money Morning gives you access to a team of ten market experts with more than 250 years of combined investing experience – for free . Our experts – who have appeared on FOXBusiness, CNBC, NPR, and BloombergTV – deliver daily investing tips and stock picks, provide analysis with actions to take, and answer your biggest market questions. Our goal is to help our millions of e-newsletter subscribers and Moneymorning.com visitors become smarter, more confident investors. Disclaimer: © 2020 Money Morning and Money Map Press. All Rights Reserved. Protected by copyright of the United States and international treaties. Any reproduction, copying, or redistribution (electronic or otherwise, including the world wide web), of content from this webpage, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited without the express written permission of Money Morning. 16 W. Madison St. Baltimore, MD, 21201. The post These Stocks Will Be the Real Winners and Losers of the Election appeared first on Money Morning - We Make Investing Profitable .