A woman walks by the New York Stock Exchange on Oct. 5. Stock markets are rallying at the prospect that this week’s elections will result in a divided government.

People walk by the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in lower Manhattan on October 5, 2020 in New York City. – Stock markets bounced back on reports suggesting Donald Trump’s health had improved after his positive test for the coronavirus, with traders also cheered by signs that U.S. lawmakers were edging towards agreement on a new stimulus package. (Photo by Angela Weiss / AFP) (Photo by ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images)