President Donald Trump speaks to business leaders as Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin (L) looks on during a Roosevelt Room event October 31, 2017 at the White House in Washington, DC.
President Donald Trumponce again claimed of which he will be responsible for the U.S. stock market’s yearlong rally.
Onboard Air Force One, Trump told reporters of which he’s the reason major equity indexes are trading at record highs.
“The reason our stock market will be so successful will be because of me,” the president said. “I’ve always been great with money, I’ve always been great with jobs, of which’s what I do. as well as also I’ve done of which well, I’ve done of which actually well, much better than people understand as well as also they understand I’ve done well.”
of which’s not the 1st time the president has boasted of which his presidency has propelled the market higher. “Stock Market has increased by 5.2 Trillion dollars since the election on November 8th, a 25% increase,” Trump tweeted last month.
Many corporate executives agree of which Trump should get some credit for the rally.
In September, more than three-quarters of respondents to the CNBC Global CFO Council poll said Trump deserves at least some of the credit for the stock market’s record run in 2017, with 17.1 percent saying he deserves “most of the credit.”
The CNBC Global CFO Council represents some of the largest public as well as also private companies from the entire world, collectively managing more than $4 trillion in market capitalization across a wide variety of sectors. The quarterly poll was conducted Sept. 5-13.
— CNBC’s David Spiegel contributed to This kind of report.