Thursday, November 10, 2016

Dow Jones Industrial Hits All Time High Day After Trump Wins Presidency

Alex PfeifferReporter
4:28 PM 11/10/2016

The Dow Jones Industrial Average hit an all-time intraday high of 18,873.6 Thursday, the day after Donald Trump was elected president.

The Dow average also hit an all-time high before the closing bell Wednesday. The Nasdaq composite underperformed Thursday and was down .3 percent two hours after noon and the S&P 500 is up about 4 points.

Liberal economists like Paul Krugman had anticipated that a Trump election would be disastrous for the markets. Initially, Tuesday night they were plunging but surged on Wednesday.

Krugman said Tuesday night, “If the question is when markets will recover, a first-pass answer is never.”

Krugman was wrong.
Tags: Donald Trump, Dow Jones Industrial Average

Thank You DC and Mr Pfeiffer.

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