Chances are you’ve seen it in your own neighborhood, or heard about it from friends and family.
College students moving home as universities switched to remote classes. Gig workers and restaurant employees leaving city centers as lockdowns shuttered their employers. Folks afraid of catching Covid-19 relocating out to the suburbs, where avoiding others is easier. Those are just three examples of one great migration that’s played out in America this year.
Far from being random, there are clear patterns in who’s moving where. And the consequences for life in America will play out for years to come, long after Covid-19 goes away. And as people move, so do stock prices.
Here are a few that stand to get a big lift from the Covid-19 exodus…