Ag & Industrial Minerals

Promis Neurosciences could have a groundbreaking Alzheimer’s treatment, Mackie Research says

Promis Neurosciences (TSX:PMN) is sitting on an Alzheimer’s drug candidate that could prove to be best-in-class, says Mackie Research Capital analyst André Uddin. In a research report to clients today, Uddin inititated coverage of Promis Neurosciences with a “Speculative Buy” rating and one- ...

Fertilizer firms one step closer to closing the big deal

The pending merger between Agrium and Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan came one step closer to completion when it won Canadian regulatory approval on September 11. The merger still awaits authorization from several more countries, but the two companies expect to complete the deal by the end of 2017. In ...

Tech Talk for Tuesday September 19th 2017

  Observations Natural gas and “gassy” stocks /ETFs led equity markets on the upside yesterday. Nice break by Natural Gas above $3.088, $3.103 and $3.122! ‘Tis the season for strength in Natural Gas and “Gassy” stocks to mid-December! TSX Composite Index moved above 15,228.10 to estab ...

Dividend Advisor Hotline – Friday, September 15, 2017

RUSSEL METALS INC., $27.73, Toronto symbol RUS, is one of North America’s largest metal distributors, serving 28,000 clients at 51 locations in Canada and 12 others in the U.S. The company pays a quarterly dividend of $0.38 a share for an annual rate of $1.52; the stock yields a high 5.5%. Russel ...

Weekly Market Review & Outlook - Small-caps and Energy Lead Late Summer Rally

.... Small-caps Extend Newfound Leadership Role .... AD Lines Hit New Highs .... RSI Notches another Overbought Reading for SPY .... IJR Continues to Grind Higher .... Tech, Industrials, Healthcare and Materials Lead .... XLI and XLB Extend after Breakouts .... XLF Fully Recovers with Flag Line Brea ...

Weekly Market Review & Outlook (w/video - Small-caps and Energy Lead Late Summer Rally

.... Small-caps Extend Newfound Leadership Role .... AD Lines Hit New Highs .... RSI Notches another Overbought Reading for SPY .... IJR Continues to Grind Higher .... Tech, Industrials, Healthcare and Materials Lead .... XLI and XLB Extend after Breakouts .... XLF Fully Recovers with Flag Line Brea ...

Weekly Market Review & Outlook (w/video) - Small-caps and Energy Lead Late Summer Rally

.... Small-caps Extend Newfound Leadership Role .... AD Lines Hit New Highs .... RSI Notches another Overbought Reading for SPY .... IJR Continues to Grind Higher .... Tech, Industrials, Healthcare and Materials Lead .... XLI and XLB Extend after Breakouts .... XLF Fully Recovers with Flag Line Brea ...

Migration, Wages, and Corner Solutions

I'm trying to get my head straight on something. Macro farmboy lost in Urban Economics again. Read at your own risk. If immigration always increases real wages (or well-being), do we end up in a "corner solution", where everyone bunches together in one location leaving other locations empty? If so, ...

Weekly wire: The global forum

These are some of the views and reports relevant to our readers that caught our attention this week.Researchers identify opportunities to improve quality, reduce cost of global food assistance deliveryMIT Food assistance delivered to the right people at the right time and in the right place can sav ...

Building resilience against drought: the case of Uganda

“This can’t be Karamoja,” I thought, looking around me.  I had read the reports, which focus on the vulnerability and poverty of this region in northern Uganda, home to the Karamojong, a nomadic people with their own language, traditions, and customs.  But it’s one thing to read about a ...