Do Elections Matter for Investors?

AllianceBernstein's Frank Caruso and Robert Brown recently examined the issue: Do the U.S. Elections Matter for Investors?  Their research included:

  • Does the party in the White House affect stock market performance?
  • Is there a correlation between GDP growth and the White House?
  • Is there a relationship between long-term capital gains rates and stock market returns?
  • How are top marginal tax rates related to stock market returns?

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