Trump: Stocks would be down if Clinton won election

Trump: Stocks would be down if Clinton won election
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President TrumpDonald John TrumpUS-Saudi Arabia policy needs a dose of 'realpolitik' Trump talks to Swedish leader about rapper A$AP Rocky, offers to vouch for his bail Matt Gaetz ahead of Mueller hearing: 'We are going to reelect the president' MORE on Sunday suggested that stock prices would be down had his former Democratic opponent, Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonMatt Gaetz ahead of Mueller hearing: 'We are going to reelect the president' What to expect when Mueller testifies: Not much McConnell challenger faces tougher path after rocky launch MORE, won the election last year. 

“If the Dems (Crooked Hillary) got elected, your stocks would be down 50% from values on Election Day,” Trump wrote on Twitter, referencing a Fox Business article touting Wall Street's performance in 2017.

“Now they have a great future - and just beginning!” he added.

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The president has in the past taken credit for the stock market’s performance. 

Trump on Sunday also argued that electing Democrats in the 2018 midterm elections would “kill the great wealth” he said the country has seen since his 2016 victory.

“Why would smart voters want to put Democrats in Congress in 2018 Election when their policies will totally kill the great wealth created during the months since the Election,” he said.

“People are much better off now not to mention ISIS, VA, Judges, Strong Border, 2nd A, Tax Cuts & more?”