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Our 12 top tips for Black Friday shopping 2017

If you’re a true bargain shopper, Black Friday and Cyber Monday were tailor-made for you to score some of the best deals possible. This year is no different and the buzz is that the hot items promise to be toys, electronics (but not necessarily TVs) and clothes—especially boots, shoes and winte ...

Nike, Skechers Lead Rally In Footwear Stocks

Skechers (SKX) rallied approximately 40% after its most recent quarterly earnings report and Nike (NKE) has gone from 2017 lows to nearly a 2017 high in the past five weeks, highlighting a significant rally in the Dow Jones U.S. Footwear Index ($DJUSFT).  The DJUSFT rallied 3.21% on Friday alone a ...

What is the Canadian International Trade Tribunal?

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (also known as the “CITT”) is an independent, Canadian quasi-judicial administrative tribunal that adjudicates a variety of international trade cases and matters. The CITT is the place to go to receive a fair, timely, transparent and effective resolutio ...

Tech Talk for Wednesday November 15th 2017

Pre-opening Comments for Wednesday November 15th U.S. equity index futures were lower this morning. S&P 500 futures were down 12 points in pre-opening trade. Index futures were virtually unchanged following release of economic news at 8:30 AM EST. Consensus for October Consumer Prices was an increa ...

A stock-picker’s TFSA for long-term growth

Sam Tanny AGE: 21PLACE: MontrealTFSA TOTAL: $25,415STRATEGY: Growth and blue-chip stocks Me and My TFSA   Sam Tanny, 21, of Montreal, is a university student in finance. He started saving in his TFSA two years ago but he only started picking stocks for his portfolio last year. It’s now wor ...

Why you should sign up for your employee stock plan. Now

M A K I N G   B A N K How gleeful you’ll be once you see all that free money (Shutterstock) Say you’re shopping and when you’re at the counter the cashier says, “Thanks for paying $150 for those shoes. Would you like to take with you an extra $40 as a thank-you for buying them?” Would ...

Sign up for your employee stock plan. Now

M A K I N G   B A N K How gleeful you’ll be once you see all that free money (Shutterstock) Say you’re shopping and when you’re at the counter the cashier says, “Thanks for paying $150 for those shoes. Would you like to take with you an extra $40 as a thank-you for buying them?” Would ...

We grade the 500 largest stocks in the U.S. for 2018

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Best U.S. Stocks 2018: All-Stars

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We grade 200 Canadian blue chip stocks for 2018

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