Stock prices soar on election eve
They were calling it the "hilla - rally" on Wall Street.
Stocks began soaring after the news broke Sunday that the FBI had cleared the latest batch of Clinton e-mails.
The rally broke a nine-session losing streak for the S&P 500 -- its longest losing streak since 1980.
Markets hate uncertainty, and Wall Street had an anxiety attack when polls began to tighten last week.
Funds are now holding nearly six percent of their portfolios in cash, the most since the aftermath of 9/11 back in 2001.
Foreign investors have been even more skittish.
Foreign based funds pulled more than half a billion dollars ($577 million) out of U.S. stocks last week -- the seventh time in eight weeks there's been a net outflow… as investors have chosen to play wait and see on the sidelines.
Stocks weren't alone in bouncing back Monday.
The Mexican peso also rallied on the FBI news.
Whatever Wall Street thinks of Clinton's politics, investors view her as the candidate of the status quo.
For the financial community, which prizes predictability, a Clinton victory would simply come with fewer unknowns.