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Clearly influenced by polling data, rightly or wrongly, investors appear to be ignoring the 12th December General Election.
The companies most impacted by the nationalization plans of a Jeremy Corbyn led Labour government, BT Group, Go Ahead Group, National Grid, Pennon, Royal Mail, Severn Trent, Stagecoach have moved up in the election run-up (see below). This suggests investors are not viewing a Corbyn government as a likely outcome.