S&P 500 On Presidential Election Days

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Includes: BXDB, BXDC, BXUB, BXUC, EPS, IVV, RSP, RSU, RSW, RWL, SDS, SFLA, SH, SPXU, SPY, SSO, UPRO, VOO
by: Bespoke Investment Group

The charts below show the historical intraday performance of the S&P 500 on Presidential Election Days since 1984. As shown below, these have typically been good days for equities. On the seven Presidential Election Days since 1984, the S&P 500 has averaged a gain of 0.85% with positive returns five out of seven days. If you haven't done so yet, get out and vote!