History suggests a contested election could contribute to market volatility

There is little precedent for how the market performs if a presidential election is contested. With uncertainty surrounding the 2020 presidential election, investors can look to the 2000 election as an example of what to expect. Bush vs Gore was a contributing factor to market volatility but headwinds like the dot-com bubble also stressed Wall Street.
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