…The outcome of the upcoming presidential election…can impact the markets [and this article outlines investor sentiment and what many investment managers are doing in preparation for the election results].
The comments above and below are excerpts from an article by Carl Adams (stockbarometer.com) which may have been enhanced – edited ([ ]) and abridged (…) – by munKNEE.com (Your Key to Making Money!) to provide you with a faster & easier read.
NAAIM Exposure Index
The Exposure Index below shows us what investment managers are doing:
…The election will dictate a lot of how the market behaves in the 4th quarter. If things remain status quo, we would expect the selling to hold off until late December.
If the current party remains, volatility will stay low. If there’s a change in party, then investment managers will need to change to reflect the most profitable way to play the new administration. This will increase volatility.
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