5 Financial Stocks That Have Soared Since the Presidential Election

Financial stocks have shown remarkably consistent gains since Donald Trump's election
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When it comes to performance by sector since the presidential election, it'd be hard to beat financials.

Only one of the 66 financial stocks in the S&P 500 on Nov. 8, 2016 has lost ground since that date. Put another way, 98.5% of financial stocks in the S&P 500 a year ago are higher today.

That compares with "only" 76% of stocks overall in the S&P 500.

Financials have enjoyed several big pluses over the past year.

Here are 5 financial stocks that have soared since the presidential election.

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Editors' Pick: Originally published on November 7, 2017.