Aerospace

Condos rushing to ban pot smoking before legalization

Gerald Major goes out on the back balcony of his condo several times a day, leaning against the wall and smoking or vaping medicinal cannabis to ease the pain and other symptoms of severe arthritis. But the looming legalization of recreational marijuana may put his daily ritual in jeopardy, as cond ...

Netflix Slammed After Missing Revenue And Subscriber Estimates

Market Recap for Monday, July 16, 2018 The Dow Jones saw buying late in Monday's session, pushing this index of giants into positive territory.  Leadership was clear.  Large money center banks performed well and JP MorganChase (JPM) was easily the best perfoming Dow Jones stock, gaining nearly ...

Netflix Slammed After Missing Revenue And Subscriber Estimates

Market Recap for Monday, July 16, 2018 The Dow Jones saw buying late in Monday's session, pushing this index of giants into positive territory.  Leadership was clear.  Large money center banks performed well and JP MorganChase (JPM) was easily the best perfoming Dow Jones stock, gaining nearly ...

Healthcare Leads as Industrials and Finance Attempt Bounces

SPY Extends Laborious Uptrend. Back in the Saddle. QQQ Maintains Leadership with New High. Healthcare Takes the Lead in July. Industrial Sector Pulls Ahead of Finance. Aerospace & Defense ETF Turns Up within Range. Mind the Gap in the Broker-Dealer iShares... ... The major index ETFs were in long-te ...

Healthcare Leads as Industrials and Finance Attempt Bounces

SPY Extends Laborious Uptrend. Back in the Saddle. QQQ Maintains Leadership with New High. Healthcare Takes the Lead in July. Industrial Sector Pulls Ahead of Finance. Aerospace & Defense ETF Turns Up within Range. Mind the Gap in the Broker-Dealer iShares... ... The major index ETFs were in long-te ...

MATCO SMALL CAP FUND RANKED #1

Matco is excited to announce that as of the 1 Year ending June 29, 2018, the Matco Small Cap Fund (Series F) was ranked number 1 in the Canadian Small/Mid Cap Equity category for Trailing Total Returns according to Morningstar Research Inc. Over that period the Matco Small Cap Fund (Series F) was u ...

Exports Stall, Imports Rise in May

The Conference Board of Canada’s Senior Economist Doris Chu offers the following perspectives/insights on the merchandise trade data for May: Quote “May’s merchandise trade numbers highlight the ongoing struggles in the trade sector. Although supported by stronger U.S. economic demand and a ...

CSA update

After years of debate, the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) have announced new policies on advisor compensation and have proposed important changes on how registered firms and individuals deal with their clients. A proposed rule amendment on advisor compensation will be published for commen ...

June 25, 2018

I indulged myself on February 26, complaining about sales competition from Mortgage Investment Corporations: I have a great personal interest in this matter, as every now and then a prospective client sneers at the pathetic yield offered by preferred shares and condescendingly informs me that he ca ...

Dollar Reversal Likely Points To Short-Term Shift In Trading Strategy

Market Recap for Thursday, June 21, 2018 The Dow Jones closed lower for the 8th consecutive trading session, this time falling 196 points.  It's been a steady decline, spurred by fears of a trade war with China and a rising U.S. Dollar Index ($USD).  Trade tensions tend to simmer down over time ...