Carl Icahn Thinks Donald Trump Will Help The Economy

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Billionaire investor Carl Icahn said that Donald Trump winning the election was “a step in the right direction.”

He told CNBC’s “Fast Money Halftime Report, “”I’m certainly happy about it. I really think it’s a very important thing for our economy in general.”

Futures fell over 800 points as returns started to indicate that Trump could win. Icahn used the tumble as a chance to buy more stock.

“I’m glad I did that,” he said. “I guess that’s what makes me happy too.”

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