Can Election Results Predict the Market? How do the markets usually react to elections? Was the 2016 election any different? Share | Have A Question About This Topic? Address Thank you! Oops! Related Contents 16 Wall Street Cliches in 60 Seconds Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up. The Ivory Tower Changes Wall Street Thanks to the work of three economists, we have a better understanding of what determines an asset’s price. Keys to Investing for Retirement There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement.