Stocks Sell Off Expected After Trump Tests Positive, Rush to Bitcoin?


The United States president has tested positive in the middle of the election in breaking news that immediately sent stocks futures down. “Tonight, the First Lady and I tested positive for COVID-19. We will begin our quarantine and recovery process immediately. We will get through this TOGETHER!” The test results were received on Thursday evening with it unclear when the test itself was taken but President Donald Trump was seen in public on Thursday afternoon. It is probable this has now spread throughout the executive government with analysts expecting stocks to fall. “There will be another selloff,” Nirgunan Tiruchelvam, analyst at Tellimer, said. “People are going to go for gold and other safe assets.” A correction of 10% is expected by some analysts according to Bloomberg with this being the biggest health threat to a sitting president in decades. Trump is 74 and somewhat overweight, putting him in the vulnerable…

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