Decision Day 2016: The Day After

As you most certainly know by now, Donald Trump scored a stunning upset in the 2016 presidential race, defeating the favored Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton.  For the second time in five months (the first being Brexit), global investors were caught flat-footed by the outcome of a major political election in which most media outlets and pundits had predicted the opposite result.  As fear and uncertainty caused uneasiness for investors, U.S. stock market futures dropped significantly on election night.  However, after Trump’s acceptance speech, U.S.