Obama's Presidential Policy

The Hindu Business Line  2 hrs ago  Comment 
Prime Minister Modi to take up issue with US President Barack Obama
New York Times  4 hrs ago  Comment 
The president’s visit to Vietnam and particularly Japan highlights old grievances as well as the current power struggles among nations big and small in Asia.
newratings.com  5 hrs ago  Comment 
WASHINGTON (dpa-AFX) - While the race for the White House seems likely to culminate in a bitter fight between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, President Barack Obama has expressed optimism the nation will endure a tough election season....
MarketWatch  5 hrs ago  Comment 
Obama hopes to see Pacific trade deal passed this year
New York Times  9 hrs ago  Comment 
The American president said Vietnam need not worry about losing talented people, but then he proceeded to describe conditions that fit Vietnam perfectly.
MarketWatch  11 hrs ago  Comment 
In Vietnam, President Barack Obama makes the case that when Americans make mistakes they eventually “correct course,” suggesting that although voters supported presumptive GOP nominee Trump in the primary, they won’t in the general election.
New York Times  May 25  Comment 
Mary Lou Bruner, who claimed President Obama was a drug-addicted gay prostitute in his youth, was defeated in the Republican primary for a seat on the State Board of Education.
The Economic Times  May 25  Comment 
Asserting that India has demonstrated an "increased willingness" to address concerns of the industry while balancing its domestic interests, a top American trade advocacy group has told.
New York Times  May 24  Comment 
The White House said President Obama, who will visit Hiroshima on Friday, would not be apologizing for the atomic attacks on Japan in 1945. Tell us what you think he should say.
New York Times  May 24  Comment 
While invoking Hiroshima has become a universal shorthand for the horrors of nuclear war, Nagasaki, where about 74,000 people were killed, has mostly lived in the other city’s shadow.


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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