This week in Trumponomics: Assessing President Biden

President Trump is officially the underdog in the 2020 elections. Before the coronavirus arrived, Trump’s reelection bid looked reasonably solid. Unemployment was extremely low, incomes were rising and the stock market hit one record high after another. Many voters who didn’t like Trump personally could still say they felt better off under him. And as […]

Should President Trump quarantine himself after visiting hotspots?

President Trump may not be a civilian, but he remains a human being — and that means he is still susceptible to catching and spreading COVID-19. The risk of each of those things happening runs higher for Trump than most humans given his intense travel schedule, his...

Will a president Joe Biden ruin your stock portfolio?

Signs are starting to emerge that the stock market is getting a little worried about how a president Joe Biden would impact corporate profits and by extension the valuations on equities. “I think it’s [the election] starting to matter a little bit more to daily market...

President Trump is great for your 401(k): strategist

The verdict is far from certain here, but Wall Street strategists continue to believe President Trump winning re-election would be better for your longer-term investments than a president Joe Biden (and most definitely, a “blue wave” sweeping through the House and...