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Hot Canadian Stocks For 2018

If you were looking for the market to find a direction today, well, keep on waiting.

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The S&P 500 finished little changed at 2,050.63, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.1% to 17,660.71. The Nasdaq Composite dipped 0.2% to 4,717.09.

Guild Investment Management’s Monty Guild and team expect a spring pull back to be followed by a summer bounce:

Many....More>>>

Mid-Afternoon Market Update: Dow Jumps Over 150 Points; Auris Medical Shares Plummet

Toward the end of trading Tuesday, the Dow traded up 0.68 percent to 23,741.97 while the NASDAQ climbed 0.25 percent to 6,895.35. The S&P also rose, gaining 0.62 percent to 2,617.47.

Leading and Lagging Sectors

Tuesday afternoon, the industrial sector proved to be a source of strength for the market. Leading the sector was strength from NL Industries Inc (NYSE: NL) and Ascent....More>>>

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Oakville, A6, based Investment company Lincluden Management Ltd buys Royal Bank of Canada, Crescent Point Energy, Rogers Communications, Bank of Nova Scotia, Cenovus Energy, Shaw Communications, Bank of Montreal, Manulife Financial, Potash of Saskatchewan, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, sells Encana, Brookfield Asset Management, Oracle, Granite Real Estate Investment Trust, Chevron during the....More>>>

Top 5 Canadian Stocks To Watch Right Now

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau promised he would implement massive changes to Canada marijuana laws. And when he does, it will create a new and booming economy.

If Canada places a “sin tax” of 50% on recreational marijuana sales, the country could make $5 billion annually, according to a CIBC World Markets report.

Currently, only medical marijuana is legal....More>>>

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CFRAs Ken Leon takes a look at investment banks that he thinks should benefit from increasing M&A activity.

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Leon writes that a favorable economy, in which companies and private equity firms have plenty of cash on hand, as well as a benign political climate will boost M&A activity in this year. Cross-border transactions, which made up more than....More>>>

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U.S. stocks finished higher Thursday with the major indexes all notching the latest in a series of record closes, with energy and financial stocks leading the way.

Stocks, already in the green, gained altitude on the day and the U.S. dollar ....More>>>

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Energy Storage Agreements (ESAs) will upend the coal generating business. I have been traditionally skeptical of the concept pushed by greenies that wind and solar will replace coal and nuclear fuel, and that all we need are windmills and solar panels for as far as the eye can see. Their biggest challenge is the intermittent nature of their generating footprint vs. the grid’s base load requirements....More>>>

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On James Mattis’ first day as Defense Secretary, he learned about bugs. A hacking team had discovered critical flaws in a tool the Defense Department uses to transfer computer files.

The team was part of a bug bounty program — expert hackers who are paid to find vulnerabilities in corporations or government agencies.

Pete Yaworski is one of 80 “white hat”....More>>>

Top 10 Canadian Stocks To Watch Right Now

It looks like activist investor Bill Ackman is putting the proceeds from his Canadian Pacific (NYSE:CP) sale to work in a completely different space. Ackman’s Pershing Square Capital now has a 9.9% stake in Chipotle (NYSE:CMG). Ackman is now its second largest shareholder.

The writing was on the wall as well, where Ackman has gone out of his way to mention his love of CMG. Recall that....More>>>

Top 10 Performing Stocks To Invest In 2018

The recent U.S. stock rally, which began off the bottom in late June and saw the market break to new all-time highs in early July, has been anemic by almost any measure. While not that much seems to be happening on the surface, underneath it the internals have been undergoing change. The groups leading the rally are not the same groups leading the market prior to the rally. It is not uncommon for....More>>>