Obama's Presidential Policy

MarketWatch  Jun 25  Comment 
President Donald Trump confirmed Sunday he had called the House-approved health-care bill “mean,” and claimed former President Barack Obama stole that descriptor from him.
Japan Today  Jun 25  Comment 
U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday stepped up his criticism of Barack Obama's response to concerns Russia was trying to disrupt the 2016 election, and some Democratic lawmakers…
MarketWatch  Jun 24  Comment 
President Donald Trump in a tweet Saturday morning asked why then-President Barack Obama “did nothing” about Russia’s intervention in the election that saw Trump stun Democratic rival Hillary Clinton.
MarketWatch  Jun 23  Comment 
Sen. Rand Paul, the libertarian-leaning Republican from Tennessee, is, at this point, opposed to the Mitch McConnell working group’s, telling MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” program that he’d prefer legislation that repeals President Obama’s...
New York Times  Jun 23  Comment 
Hours after an interview on “Fox & Friends,” President Trump accused the Obama administration of failing to prevent or punish Moscow for meddling in last fall’s presidential election.
MarketWatch  Jun 23  Comment 
President Barack Obama learned in August about Russian President Vladimir Putin’s direct involvement in a cyber campaign to discredit the U.S. presidential race.
Benzinga  Jun 22  Comment 
Obama to lead Uber? It is a realistic possibility according to Trip Chowdhry, the managing director of Global Equities Research. “Developers believe that US Ex-President Barack Obama may become the new CEO of Uber. Ex-President Obama would be...
New York Times  Jun 22  Comment 
Mr. Ferrell stars with Amy Poehler as a couple who open a casino in “The House.”
New York Times  Jun 21  Comment 
The administration did not speak out forcefully about the election interference because it worried that it would be seen as meddling on its part.
New York Times  Jun 20  Comment 
As the president moves to fill vacant seats on the National Labor Relations Board, swinging it to Republican control, many rules favorable to unions may fall.


President Obama won the election pledging to spend hundreds of billions of dollars and pledging to enact new laws, while changing or removing old ones. Where that money goes, industries rise. Where budget cuts and unfavorable laws are passed, industries fall.

Companies that could benefit

  • Caterpillar (CAT) - With infrastructure spending comes the need for heavy duty construction vehicles. Despite layoffs in early 2009[1] and a 4Q2008 earnings drop of 32% [2], look for Caterpillar (CAT) to benefit from any large infastructure investments in the United States.
  • Renewable Energy companies are yearning to get more support from the government, but already Obama has given out billions in the form of tax credits and subsidies to Solar Power and Wind Energy.

Companies that could decline

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