More Election Charts: Unemployment Rates and Healthcare Stock Performance By Party Control

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by: TickerSense

We know the mid-term elections are now a week old, but we thought we would share with you a couple more charts we found interesting. While we definitely don't think the election is the causal factor, the trends below are worth remembering.

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[Editor's note: ETFs covering the U.S. healthcare sector include iShares Dow Jones U.S. Healthcare Index (NYSEARCA:IYH), Healthcare Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLV), Vanguard Health Care ETF (NYSEARCA:VHT) and iShares Dow Jones U. S. Healthcare Providers (NYSEARCA:IHF).]