Don't Worry About the American Consumer
The headline on a recent issue of my local New Mexico business newspaper reads: "Fiscal cliff won't steal Christmas," with the subheading, "Retailers predict holiday sales gains." These headlines caught my eye during my morning puttering today, as I mulled the question of how the election -- and other issues, such as the fiscal cliff -- will affect various stocks and sectors.
Of course, there are all the obvious and much-covered prognostications. Coal companies will benefit if Governor Romney wins. Dividend payers will be hurt if Obama is reelected....541 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.
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