The Daily -November 3rd, 2017

November 3rd, 2017   Daily Market Commentary   Canadian Headlines Canada’s equity benchmark fell for the first time in six trading days as weak results from North America’s largest pipeline operator weighed on energy stocks. The S&P/TSX Composite Index lost 14 points or 0.1 percent…

The Daily -November 2nd, 2017

November 2nd, 2017   Daily Market Commentary   Canadian Headlines Canadian stocks eked out a fourth straight record, as gains in energy offset declines in financials and industrials. The S&P/TSX Composite Index added 4 points or less than 0.1 percent to 16,029.33. Energy stocks rose…

The Daily -November 1st, 2017

November 1st, 2017   Daily Market Commentary   Canadian Headlines Canada’s equity benchmark posted a third consecutive record high and a third monthly increase, boosted by energy stocks as oil marked its best October since 2011. The S&P/TSX Composite Index added 23 points or 0.1…

The Daily -October 31st, 2017

October 31, 2017 Daily Market Commentary   Canadian Headlines Canada’s equity benchmark closed above 16,000 for the first time as a deal in the marijuana industry and higher oil prices pushed stocks to a second consecutive record. The S&P/TSX Composite index added 49 points or…

The Daily -October 30th, 2017

October 30, 2017   Daily Market Commentary   Canadian Headlines Canopy Growth Corporation is proud to announce that it has agreed to enter into a strategic relationship with the leading total beverage alcohol supplier in the United States, Constellation Brands. Constellation is a leading international…

The Daily -October 27th, 2017

October 27, 2017   Daily Market Commentary   Canadian Headlines Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc., posted disappointing third-quarter earnings on Thursday as rising supplies of nitrogen and phosphate-based crop nutrients weighed on prices. Profit excluding one-time items was 9 cents a share, trailing the 12-cent average…

Q3 Commentary – 2017

October 2017   With this commentary, we plan to communicate with you every quarter about our thoughts on the markets, some snap-shots of metrics, a section on behavioural investing and finally an update on some of the people at MacNicol & Associates Asset Management (MAAM). I…

The Daily -October 26th, 2017

October 26, 2017   Daily Market Commentary Canadian Headlines Canada’s stock benchmark posted its biggest drop in two weeks amid declines in industrial, energy and financial shares, while the loonie fell to its lowest since July. The S&P/TSX Composite Index lost 50 points or 0.3…

The Daily -October 25th, 2017

October 25, 2017   Daily Market Commentary Canadian Headlines Canadian stocks came within a point of their all-time closing high before moderating their gains, with energy stocks moving into the red. The S&P/TSX Composite Index rose 49 points or 0.3 percent to close at 15,905.14….

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