US elections have, of late, had a tendency to introduce high degrees of volatility in the markets.
28 Oct 2020
The rise in US stock markets since the March lows owes as much to the outperformance of the US tech sector, as it does to the US economy in general.
14 Oct 2020
President Trump has championed traditional US industries since he came to power, and US stocks have thrived. But what's the future for oil, manufacturing, the auto trade and the blue-collar American worker?
05 Oct 2020
The US election is set to have a huge impact. You can trade over 9,300 instruments with CMC Markets; what effect will the election result have on the markets you trade?
The five largest tech companies account for 20% of the US market value. How will US indices like the US 30 and US SPX 500 react to each candidate’s financial policies?
How will healthcare and pharma shares respond to the election result? With the Democrats’ and Republicans’ differing approaches, the US election result will have a profound impact on shares in many key sectors.
Will the USD finish stronger or weaker by end of 2020? No matter which side you’re on, Fed policy, social unrest, and political turnover are poised to play key roles in the value of the US dollar after the US election.
Uncertainty surrounding the election and the pandemic has pushed gold higher. Will it continue to hit record highs and what could each victory mean for commodities trading?
How will the markets react on Tuesday 3 November?
Taking a walk through history can help investors decide which way to play in the wake of a US presidential election.
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