Between Trump‘s inauguration in 2017 and Tuesday, his final full day in workplace, the S&P 500 (SPX), the broadest measure of the US stock market, climbed 67%.Trump typically proclaimed market information on Twitter (TWTR), seeing them because the achievement of his administration.”Now the stock market is definitely considerably increased than it was at its increased level previous to the pandemic,” Trump mentioned in his departure speech Wednesday.He is right that stocks are presently buying and selling in file territory, and due to this fact at a better degree than earlier than the pandemic. Nonetheless, the market’s efficiency over the course of his time period was no file.Beneath President Barack Obama, the S&P 500 rose 85% throughout his first time period, having hit all-time low in March 2009 through the monetary disaster. Throughout President Invoice Clinton’s first time period, the index climbed 79%.Stocks initially rallied when Trump was elected, as Company America centered on his pro-business agenda that included tax cuts, deregulation and guarantees of infrastructure spending.The financial system was robust, too, serving to gasoline the market growth.However then got here the traits that have been destructive for stocks: geopolitical worries, together with rising tensions with North Korea, and the commerce warfare with China. The latter dominated strategists’ view of the US equities in the course of Trump‘s time period. However it wasn’t till the pandemic hit that the longest bull market in historical past formally got here to an finish.Beneath Joe Biden, who was sworn in as President on Wednesday, the stock market ought to take a much less outstanding spot on the White Home’s checklist of priorities. “The concept the stock market is booming is his solely measure of what is occurring,” Biden mentioned of Trump within the last presidential debate in October. “The place I come from in Scranton and Claymont, the folks do not dwell off of the stock market.”Over the summer time, Trump mentioned the market would “disintegrate” if he wasn’t re-elected, however stocks climbed to new highs since Biden‘s win.Analysts anticipate extra good points for stocks this 12 months because the financial system recovers from the pandemic downturn. Cyclical, consumer-driven companies sometimes carry out properly throughout a restoration, and the promise of an enormous infrastructure plan might increase building and manufacturing stocks.On Wednesday, Biden‘s first day in workplace, all three main US stock indexes ended the day at all-time highs.Biden has by no means made any guarantees about how properly the stock market would do throughout his time period, and that is not prone to change now that he is been sworn in. However a technique or one other, he is off to begin.–Fintech Zoom’s Matt Egan and Annalyn Kurtz contributed to this story.