Tag Archive for Barack Obama

Obama vs. Romney: How Eric Cantor for Vice President Could Sway the 2012 Election

A political question that may influence financial markets is who will win the White House in 2012.  In addressing that, I argued in an earlier post that Mitt Romney is most likely to emerge as the Republican pick based on the Republican Party’s historical preference for candidates who fall short of the nomination after fighting…


Obama vs. Romney: An Early Election 2012 Analysis

Now that the 2010 congressional mid-term elections are over, investors are naturally turning their head to the next big contest on the political horizon:  Who will win the White House in 2012?  While it’s obviously too early to make a serious prediction, a confluence of political and economic factors show why the President could face…