Morningstar Minute: 100 days of Trump

Despite the fanfare created by multiple executive orders, few tangible changes have taken place so far in the Trump administration, says Morningstar's Christopher Davis.

Christopher Davis 8 May, 2017 | 5:00PM

 

 

Christopher Davis: With a little more than 100 days under its belt the Trump administration reminds me of a line from Macbeth, "full of sound and fury, signifying nothing." In his book, "The Art of the Deal" Mr. Trump recounts how he impressed potential investors to his Atlantic City casino in 1982. Trump worried investors would be scared off if they witnessed a lifeless construction site. So, he ordered crews to dig holes and move dirt around to create the appearance of activity.

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Christopher Davis  Christopher Davis is Director of Manager Research at Morningstar Canada.

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