Highlights of this article from our LPL Research Department:
- A stock market based " election poll " is useful, in that it highlights what the market is pricing in about the outcome of the November elections.
- Our "Wall Street" Election Poll suggests that Republicans have yet to erode the gains in the odds that Democrats retain their control in Washington.
- Investors may have become too complacent that the Senate Democrats will retain their seats and quickly find a grand compromise with House Republicans to avoid going over the so-called fiscal cliff into a recession in 2013.
To view the poll results and read more, click on the report.