The numbers from a company's balance sheet and fundamentals should drive your investing -- not the results of next Tuesday's vote.
Other industries shed workers even as the US economy continues to heal.
These 3 sectors are poised to do well regardless of how the presidential election turns out.
The outcome of the presidential race will affect these sector funds.
Coal-related stocks would get a boost, while alternative-energy names would likely become short candidates.
US private-sector payrolls expand by 162,000. Service sector picks up in September. But in China and Europe, data is weak. Also, uncertainty about the timing of Spain's bailout is causing jitters. Best Buy may be up for an $11 billion buyout.
MSN Money's Anthony Mirhaydari discusses the presidential race and offers some investment advice.
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