andrewunknown

'95-'96 Government Shutdowns: How Did SPX Fare?

INDEX:SPX   S&P 500 Index
1176 15 12
November 1995's shutdown saw a net gain of ~1.3%.

SPX             was +12.1% 90 days later.


December 1995-January 1996's shutdown saw a negligible net gain of 0.05%.

SPX             was +3.9% 90 days later
Honestly, I think a shutdown is bullish!
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Agree.. Most are thinking .. Remember Post New Years 2013 Huge Gap Up after Fiscal Cliff
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