Ask an expert: Market's post-election outlook

MSN Money's Charley Blaine discusses the sectors that could benefit from 4 more years of Obama.

By MSN Money Partner Nov 13, 2012 10:13AM
The elections are finally over, and no matter whom you voted for, as an investor you begin to look forward. So who will benefit from another four years of President Barack Obama?

In this video, MSN Money's Charley Blaine discusses the sectors that should do well.

So far, the market has sold off considerably. Blaine believes the market will rebound in a week or two, but more importantly, he reminds investors that such declines create opportunities.

Kick Images Photodisc Getty ImagesAnd the sectors to look at? With health care reform, health and hospital stocks should do well, as should housing and alternative energy shares. These are all sectors the Obama administration has supported.

But there is one more vehicle many investors might have overlooked: bonds. With the expected tax increases on dividends, bonds would start looking more attractive.

And while the re-election of Obama might be favorable to certain sectors, several of his administration's policies, such as increased regulation, may be less supportive of others. Blaine therefore discusses the sectors investors should avoid.

The discussion about post-election trading strategies continues over in MSN Money's Facebook community.
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Nov 13, 2012 2:24PM
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Life`s good if you have an education.If you have no education you fall hook, line and

sinker for corporate raiders like Romney who promise and could care less for the

middle class.Education have given my family the American dream.

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