All posts tagged "presidential election cycle"

  • S&P 500 Seasonal Data
    Upcoming Stock Market Seasonal Tendencies

    Several strong seasonal tendencies will be tested in the upcoming month and quarter. April has, on average, been the strongest month of the year

    • Posted March 31, 2014
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  • Jeffrey Hirsch - Stock Traders Almanac
    Jeffrey Hirsch Advises to Beware the Slides of March

    Stock market historian Jeffrey Hirsch of the Hirsch Organization and editor of the “Stock Trader’s Almanac,” was interviewed on Bloomberg T.V. regarding his outlook for the stock market. Hirsch is also the author of Super Boom: Why...

    • Posted March 2, 2012
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  • sector rotation model
    The Business Cycle and Sector Rotation

    Studies of stock market history have shown a strong tendency for the market to follow a four year pattern of expansion and contraction.  This phenomenon has been linked to a strong correlation with the presidential election cycle.  Typically about two thirds of the...

    • Posted April 18, 2011
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  • Much More on the Presidential Election Cycle

    Jeff Sommer writes about prevalence of the presidential election cycle, which is the tendency of the market to outperform in the 3rd year after the election of the president. Sommers includes comments from well-known strategists including Jeremy...

    • Posted October 10, 2010
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