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Obama's Quiet Bull Market Charges Past Reagan-Era Gains

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Indeed, President Barack Obama has something to brag about. With the Standard & Poor’s 500-stock index daily setting new records, he can now say he has a better performing stock market than President Ronald Reagan: POTUS 44 is so far up 120 percent, compared to the Gipper’s 118 percent gain over his eight years in the White House, according to data crunched by Rich Peterson of S&P Capital IQ.