LPL Financial Research
Choosing our next president may take longer this time, but temporary uncertainty at the polls should not slow our economic recovery.
2020 has been a year of records, both record losses and record gains. After a brutal spring, markets and the economy have mostly rebounded in the summer and fall.
As the race for the White House enters the homestretch, some indicators suggest the election may be closer than polls are saying.
Stocks were lifted by the stronger-than-expected economic rebound, as fiscal and monetary stimulus continued to provide support.
Markets have come a long way since the March lows, and LPL Research sees further gains ahead for stocks, especially small cap stocks.