A Post-Election Construction Play

The day of the presidential election has finally arrived. After millions of negative ads, sound bites, media spin and gaffes; Americans go to vote with the polls basically tied. As someone from the swing state of Florida, this day could not have come soon enough. Regardless of who wins, I think one area that should do well is the heavy construction sector.

If President Obama wins, I would look for a big infrastructure effort to reward his union allies that put him over the top. Super storm Sandy gives him an opportunity to wrap the effort in a recovery message for the northeast. This should overcome the negative sentiment from his 2009 $800 billion stimulus package that had very little "shovel ready" projects and was deemed by the majority of Americans to be a failure....316 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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