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Year-in-Review: 12 top blogs of 2017

2017 was a busy year in the world of infrastructure and public-private partnerships at the World Bank Group: from new knowledge products and tools, to innovations and success stories in places ranging from Peru and Ukraine, to Jordan, Pakistan, and...

How a PBO goes out in style

The Parliamentary Budget Officer put out an Economic and Fiscal Outlook Monday  addressing issues ...

Tech Talk for Wednesday April 25th 2018

  Observation Important reversal by U.S. equity markets yesterday! U.S. equity indices and economi...

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Latest News

Genprex (GNPX) Stock: Expanding Operations

Genprex Inc (NASDAQ: GNPX) is likely to have a strong day in the market today, and for good reason. The company announced that it is expanding operations just minutes ago. The news is likely to lead to excitement among investors. Today, we’ll talk ...

Helios and Matheson Analytics (HMNY) Stock: The Beginning Of The End?

Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc (NASDAQ: HMNY) seems to be having a relatively strong day int he m...

Stall Speed, Flattening Yield Curve, and the Longest Expansion

Data for Q1-2018 real GDP will be released on Friday, April 27. The Atlanta Fed’s GDPNow model ...

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Trending Articles

Congrats to Scott Wapner on his new book!

If you watch my show, CNBC’s The Halftime Report, then you already know how great our host, Scott Wapner, is. One of the most memorable moments in the history of the network happened five years ago, when Carl Icahn and Bill Ackman allowed their cla...

Tax hacks. Reinvest your tax refund. Retire up to 4 years sooner

A tax refund is not free money. It’s your money. And if you reinvest it, you can grow your money....

Helios and Matheson Analytics (HMNY) Stock: The Beginning Of The End?

Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc (NASDAQ: HMNY) seems to be having a relatively strong day int he m...

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Green Technology

List of Biochemicals Stocks

Biochemicals stocks are publicly traded companies whose business involves using plant or animal based feedstocks (biomass) to create new chemicals or substitutes of existing petrochemicals, plastics, or other fossil fuel derived substances other tha...

OrganiGram is cheap compared to its pot peers, Canaccord Genuity says

With one of the lowest valuations among its cannabis peers, Moncton, New Brunswick’s OrganiGram H...

Are the returns to university education falling?

Prices are determined by supply and demand. The supply of university-educated Canadians, relative t...

Ryerson Appoints Wastewater Expert as New VP, Research and Innovation

At the start of April, Ryerson University welcomed Steven Liss as the new vice-president, researc...

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Tech

Nubeva’s planned token offering a positive, Echelon says

A planned token offering by Nubeva (TSXV:NBVA) is a non-dilutive financing plan that should be met with optimism from investors, Echelon Wealth Partners analyst Ralph Garcea says. On Tuesday, Nubeva said that, through an unnamed Singapore entity, i...

Shopify has double-digit upside, Industrial Alliance says

Ahead of the company’s first quarter results, Industrial Alliance Securities analyst Blair Aberne...

Amazon is the ultimate disruptor, this investor says

James Telfser Technology companies are continuing to have a rough go of it this week, with shares ...

Quebec Writers Group Calls for an End to Copyright Exceptions: “Only Where Access is Otherwise Impossible”

The Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology continues its year-long review of copyri...

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Metals & Mining

The Soaring Dollar Crushes The Commodity Rally- Craig Hemke (25/04/2018)

April 25,2018 Just last week, it appeared that a general rally in commodities was underway. Gold, silver, the base metals and crude oil were all soaring. But now, less than one week later, prices are falling sharply. And why? Blame the HFTs th...

The Bears Are Making A Run For The Roses

Market Recap for Tuesday, April 24, 2018 Pre-market action on Tuesday was solid and that's just ab...

Genprex (GNPX) Stock: Expanding Operations

Genprex Inc (NASDAQ: GNPX) is likely to have a strong day in the market today, and for good reason. ...

Yield signs: Deconstructing a key market indicator

The biggest news of last week was not a tweet, but a Treasury yield – specifically the 10-year U....

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Outlook

Stall Speed, Flattening Yield Curve, and the Longest Expansion

Data for Q1-2018 real GDP will be released on Friday, April 27. The Atlanta Fed’s GDPNow model predicts 2.0% q/q (saar) based on data available through April 17. That would put the y/y rate at 2.8%. I prefer the y/y metric because it solves the ...

Dollar Yields to Higher Rates

Wednesday April 25: Five the markets are talking about With U.S Treasury yields backing up, fixed in...

April 24, 2018

There was a a bit of a milestone passed today in the Treasury market: Stocks tumbled as a rout in t...

The Dollar is not quite ready for prime time just yet

The USD, not quite ready for prime time just yet The technology sector woes continue as Google paren...

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Scientists

Are Vestcor's Benchmarks a 'Joke'?

Robert Jones of CBC News reports, Exaggerated success: Province's pension managers profit from 'joke' target, analysts say:A key measurement used to calculate bonuses for executives of the firm managing New Brunswick government employee pension fund...

Quebec Writers Group Calls for an End to Copyright Exceptions: “Only Where Access is Otherwise Impossible”

The Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology continues its year-long review of copyri...

Are the returns to university education falling?

Prices are determined by supply and demand. The supply of university-educated Canadians, relative t...

Pruitt's 'Transparency' Rule Would Use Big Tobacco Plan to Gut EPA Science

Note from the editor: On April 24, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott...

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Trading Ideas

A Bullish Position to Optimize Risk-Reward

As the following graph shows, shares in Royal Bank of Canada (RY) veered into correction territory after peaking at $108.52 on January 22, 2018. At the current price of $97.98, the security is down by over 9.7%. With the RSI (Relative Strength Index...

Amazon is the ultimate disruptor, this investor says

James Telfser Technology companies are continuing to have a rough go of it this week, with shares ...

Sinopec Plans To Extend Cuts In Saudi Crude Imports To June, July

China’s Sinopec, Asia’s largest refiner, plans to continue to cut their Saudi Arabian crude oil ...

QQQ: Breakdown, Mean-Reversion Opportunity or Both?

The Nasdaq 100 ETF (QQQ) broke down with a sharp decline the last five days and this pushed RSI(5) ...

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