Historically and on average, the U.S Markets have been up about 58% of the time or more on the day of Veterans' Day and slightly down a week after. The S&P has averaged best of the major indices on the day of Veterans' Day, up an average of 0.1% and up 64% of the time.
Here is a look at the major indices performance on Veterans' Day, 1 week Later, and 1 month after we pay tribute to the men and women that serve our country...
Dow since 1900:
S&P since 1928:
Nasdaq Composite since 1971:
Leading the Dow higher today are: Boeing , McDonald's, American Express , Wal-Mart , and Travelers .
In addition, leading the S&P to the upside are predominantly home builders such as Pulte Homes , KB Home, and Lennar .
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