Mid-Term Market Moves

posted 8/5/2010 in General

Market Commentary Highlights...

  • A catalyst for a late year rally could be the upcoming mid-term elections.
  • The market's reaction to mid-term elections has almost always been positive, with fourth quarter gains averaging 8% in mid-term election years.
  • So far, the stock market performance in 2010 has tracked the typical pattern for U.S. stocks in midterm election years, albeit with a bit more than the usual volatility.

Read the entire Market Commentary. (pdf format)

Lincoln Savings Bank and LSB Financial are pleased to provide the above Market Commentary for the week of August 2, 2010. The commentary is prepared by LPL FINANCIAL RESEARCH, the broker-dealer partner for Lincoln Savings Bank and LSB Financial. This commentary and others like it can be found at www.mylsb.com/investments/commentary.aspx

This information is being provided by Lincoln Savings Bank (LSB) / LSB Financial, an Iowa-based institution devoted to providing complete financial services since 1902. http://www.mylsb.com/
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