In contrast to U.S. stocks, most major stock markets around the globe haven’t enjoyed the same postelection bump, and many remain far below their record levels

By
JULIE WERNAU
Updated Jan. 25, 2017 5:02 p.m. ET

Donald Trump never promised to make the rest of the world great again.

U.S. stock markets have rallied since the president’s victory more than two months ago, rising on improved economic data and hopes Mr. Trump can stimulate the economy with tax cuts and infrastructure spending while rolling back regulations.

But most major stock markets around the globe haven’t enjoyed the same postelection bump, and many remain far below their record levels.

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