There are many reasons an investor might choose to sell stock. Current events can play a big role in how the stock market performs. Before you make a quick decision and possibly lose out on financial opportunities, make sure you understand market influences and why staying and not selling might be the better choice.
The Stock Market vs. the U.S. Presidential Election
As things happen in the world, the stock market reacts. One of the biggest influences to hit the market every four years is the U.S. presidential election. This year was a little different because it didn’t just hit the market, it slammed it.