Last month, we wrote an article for Forbes magazine about how this year’s US presidential elections could impact the stock market.
Here is how our prognosis stacked up to what has come to pass over past couple of days:
The impact of mail-in votes
“The first major issue is that Covid-19 restrictions will create a very different in-person voting environment than in previous elections. It is also anticipated that there will be a record number of mail-in votes, which take considerably longer to tabulate. This means that there could still be many votes to count in the days following November 3rd.