Trump Edges Out Clinton As Candidate Seen As Best For The Pocketbooks Of Affluent Investors

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Trump Edges Out Clinton As Candidate Seen As Best For The Pocketbooks Of Affluent Investors If Elected President by Millionaire Corner

Donald Trump holds a slight edge over Hillary Clinton in a recent poll of affluent investors about which candidate, if elected President, would be most beneficial to the pocketbooks of high net worth households.

Trump Edges Out Clinton

In the survey, conducted as part of Spectrem’s Millionaire Corner March Investor Pulse, Trump was cited by 24 percent of respondents and Clinton 22 percent, with the closest other contender being John Kasich with 14 percent.

It’s clear from the report that Democrat investors are much more bullish on Hillary Clinton as the candidate, if elected President, who would be most beneficial to their pocketbook than Republicans are of Trump. Sixty-one percent of Democrats say Clinton will be beneficial to them versus just 34 percent of Republicans indicating the same for Trump.

Trump Edges Out Clinton

For charts and a full summary of the latest Investor Pulse data, to discuss data breakdowns by wealth, age or marital status, or to schedule an interview with Cathy McBreen, president of Millionaire Corner, contact Brad Wilks at [email protected] 708-434-5006.


Investor Pulse from Spectrem’s Millionaire Corner is fielded each month to approximately 1,200 investors. A set of questions, which changes monthly, is asked regarding interesting topical issues. The resulting research is analyzed and segmented by: age, gender, household net worth, retirement plan ownership, occupation, investment risk tolerance, marital status, investment knowledge, household income. Spectrem’s Millionaire Corner conducts the survey through an online panel and specifically targets selected wealth segments. The survey is completed by the person primarily responsible for making the day-to-day financial decisions within the household.

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