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Whoa there, folks. A lot of people are looking at U.S. president-elect Donald Trump and seeing a new Ronald Reagan.

A MarketWatch columnist lists three ways Mr. Trump could turn into the next Reagan, while the website Politico asks, “Will Trump follow in Reagan’s footsteps?”

The Reagan parallel appears to be one reason for the post-election surge on Wall Street. After all, if one tough-talking Republican president can light up the economy and boost stocks by running big deficits, why can’t another?

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