Today marks the 1 year anniversary from President Obama's Inauguration last year. Here are how the markets stand 1 year later and compared to presidents from 1901 until today. Data is as of Tuesday's closing prices.
Since the Close on President Obama's Inauguration Day on 1/20/2009:
Comparing Obama to Past Presidents (Dow Performance Since 1901):
Dow Performance by First and Second Year of Each Presidential Term:
The table below highlights S&P Best/WorstStocks since George W. Bush's last full day in Office (1/16/09):