Wall Street weighs in on the midterm elections

Democrats took control of the House in elections Tuesday while Republicans expanded their majority in the Senate. Here's what Wall Street's saying.

Traders work in a booth on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018. Technology and health care stocks are leading indexes broadly higher on Wall Street as results of the midterm elections came in largely as investors had expected.

Democratstook control of the House in the 2018 midterm elections Tuesday, while Republicansexpanded their majority in the Senate. Here's what analysts on Wall Street said that could mean for the economy and financial markets.

On trade

On infrastructure

On health care

On the federal budget

Oksana Poltavets

On financial regulation

On immigration

On the possibility of impeachment

Paul Eitelman, strategist at Russell Investments

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