Obama's Presidential Policy

The Hindu Business Line  45 min ago  Comment 
US stocks had ended a quiet session with modest losses on Thursday, but healthcare stocks rallied after the US Supreme Court upheld tax subsidies key to President Barack Obama's signature healthca...
New York Times  4 hrs ago  Comment 
The Russian president called to talk about the battle against ISIS, while the American president focused on the separatist war in Ukraine.
Wall Street Journal  4 hrs ago  Comment 
The House passed legislation to help workers thrown out of jobs by international trade, completing the latest element of a sweeping Obama administration trade agenda.
New York Times  4 hrs ago  Comment 
The Affordable Care Act “is here to stay,” said President Obama after the Supreme Court decision allowing the federal subsidies of health insurance premiums.
WA Business News  7 hrs ago  Comment 
Health stocks have soared after the Supreme Court upheld a key provision of President Barack Obama's health care reform, but the broader market has fallen on worries of a Greek default.
Clusterstock  10 hrs ago  Comment 
Barack Obama is having a pretty good day. On Thursday, the Supreme Court voted in favor to uphold the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare. You could argue that he's having a pretty good presidency overall. On comedian Marc Maron's podcast on...
Clusterstock  10 hrs ago  Comment 
The world's most famous plane has an undeniably high  operational price tag . America's "flying Oval Office"  costs taxpayers  $206,337 every hour it is in flight, according to a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) letter obtained by...
Reuters  11 hrs ago  Comment 
A letter published on Wednesday by a group of prominent former aides to President Barack Obama on Iran that urges a robust nuclear deal is "broadly consistent" with the U.S. administration's negotiation framework announced in April, the White...
NPR  Jun 25  Comment 
The president said that after setbacks and successes, health care in America has been affirmed as "not a privilege for few, but a right for all."
Clusterstock  Jun 25  Comment 
President Barack Obama hailed the Supreme Court's decision to uphold a key provision of the Affordable Care Act on Thursday , c alling it a "victory for hard-working Americans." "After multiple challenges to this law before the Supreme...
Clusterstock  Jun 25  Comment 


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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