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The Business Insider: The Money Game The stock market has correctly predicted who will win the presidency since 1984. Here's what to look for as we approach the November election.
  • The stock market has a solid track record of predicting the winner of the US presidential election, according to LPL Financial.
  • Since 1984, the S&P 500 has correctly predicted the outcome of every presidential election based on its price movements in the three months leading up to the election.
  • And since 1928, the S&P has correctly predicted the next US president 87% of the time.
  • As we approach the November election, investors should keep an eye on the stock market for clues about whether President Donald Trump or former Vice President Joe Biden will win.
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  1. In 1956, when the incumbent, Dwight D. Eisenhower, was reelected despite the S&P 500 falling 3.2% in the three months before the election.
  2. In 1968, when the incumbent lost to Richard Nixon despite the S&P 500 rising 6% in the three months before the election.
  3. In 1980, when the incumbent lost to Ronald Reagan despite the S&P 500 rising 6.9% in the three months before the election.
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