- Everyday expenses or necessities (15 percent)
- A vacation (7 percent)
- Major purchase, such as a car, appliances, etc. (7 percent)
- New clothing or accessories (1 percent)
- A TV, iPad, smartphone or other electronics (1 percent).
The stocks that stand to do well under a Donald Trump presidency pointed to good things in the week leading up to the showdown.
The VIX, or so-called fear index, has surged 33% since Labor Day.
Trump last week discussed his medical history with Dr. Oz and duped the media into broadcasting an endorsement event. Stocks that could prosper under his presidency made similarly odd moves.