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6 Stocks to Soar With a Donald Trump Presidency

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Donald Trump in the White House might be 'uge for some stocks.

On the campaign trail, Trump has exhibited a bit of a doomsday view of the current stock market. "Be careful of a bubble because what you've seen in the past might be small potatoes compared to what happens," he said in his campaign announcement speech in June.

In an October interview with The Hill, Trump reiterated his bubble theory and warned that Americans are "being forced into an inflated stock market and at some point they'll get wiped out."

But if Trump wants to make good on his "make America great again" promise, he'll likely have to make sure the stock market keeps buzzing along -- which, according to some, is feasible.

"If Trump wins, or, frankly, any other Republican, they're all talking about making economic growth their number one priority," said Michael Busler, public policy analyst and professor of finance at Stockton University. "What somebody pays for a share of stock is based on their anticipation of the future earnings of the company, so since we'll have growth, leading to more earnings, that should lead to higher stock prices."

The billionaire real estate magnate and Republican presidential candidate has apparently done well with his own investments. Over the summer, a filing with the Federal Election Commission revealed the Donald made about $27 million on 45 stocks he sold in 2014. As president, he would have to put his stock-picking days behind him and park his investing cash in a blind trust.

Trump has outlined a number of policies to varying degrees of detail in his presidential bid that would impact both the economy and the stock market in one...


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