From the land of you can’t make this stuff up…
Since Trump became US President in January:
- Performance of Mexican stocks: +27.55%
- Performance of Russian stocks: (9.97%)
Lessons: Do not let behavior influence your portfolio. Do not mix politics and investing.
Source: Kwanti. Mexico is represented by the iShares MSCI Mexico Capped ETF (EWW). Russia is represented by the iShares MSCI Russia Capped ETF (ERUS).
Dates are 1/20/2017-6/6/2017. For illustrative purposes only. Past performance is not a guarantee of future performance.
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