Is Gridlock Really Good Right Now?

From the looks of it, Wall Street is generally satisfied with the recent presidential election and the probability that a divided government will rule the country starting next January. Gridlock is good – a mantra common on the Street going back to at least the Clinton years.

Alas, the Clinton years are long past, and America two decades on is a vastly different place to invest, for better or worse. As such, the notion that gridlock is good for the stock market might not reflect the same truth is once did.

Today, US markets are, in technical terms,

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3 Solar Stocks To Buy Now For Future Political Gridlock



graphical user interface, chart: First Solar (FSLR) massive six year base breakout


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First Solar (FSLR) massive six year base breakout

Wall Street has already declared a winner this week when it comes to the U.S. elections. But when it comes to solar stocks and today’s charged political environment, the vote has been less decisive, and even derisive at times. Let’s look at three players whose price charts and options strategies make them solar stocks to buy — without getting burned.

The President won’t concede. That’s the latest breaking news as Biden narrowly gains the lead in Pennsylvania and Georgia. But after four years, was anyone expecting anything less? Likely not, and by and large, investors haven’t blinked.

The S&P 500 rallied more than 6.50% this week, and as much as 9% since last Friday’s corrective low. And market leaders from Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) to Zoom Video (NASDAQ:ZM) have rallied strongly on the prospects of an ineffective White

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