NASDAQ Now Up Under Obama

So much for the war on capitalism. Nate Silver points out that at today’s close of 1,491.22, the NASDAQ is now up a few points from 1.484.83, which is where it was right at 12:00 PM on Jan 20th, the moment Barack Obama became President.

The S&P and Dow still have some ground to make up.

As Jim Cramer might say, the whole NASDAQ must be filled with “Obama-proof” stocks.

NOW WATCH: Money & Markets videos

Want to read a more in-depth view on the trends influencing Australian business and the global economy? BI / Research is designed to help executives and industry leaders understand the major challenges and opportunities for industry, technology, strategy and the economy in the future. Sign up for free at research.businessinsider.com.au.