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Patriot’s Quill makes an interesting observation:

Ridiculing conservatives’ obsession with gauging the Obama presidency based upon the performance of the DOW Jones index, Nate Silver notes that the market is now above where it was when Obama took office.

Well, two can play that game, of course. So here’s another one for you. How much money would you have today if you’d placed $1000.00 in the DOW when Obama recommended buying stocks, on March 3 of this year?

The answer: $1112.99

Following Obama’s advice you’d have made a 11% return on your investment in just over two weeks. Not bad. I think we’ve found Jim Cramer’s replacement should the Mad Money guru decide to call it a day.


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