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Tech Talk for Friday June 28th 2019

  Next Report is to be Released on Tuesday Monday is a federal statutory holiday celebrating the dominion of Canada. Pre-opening Comments for Friday June 28th U.S. equity index futures were higher this morning. S&P 500 futures were up 6 points in pre-opening trade. Index futures were virtually un ...

The superiority of Canadian Corporate Credit

Canadian companies continue to benefit from a strong earnings growth backdrop, especially in domestic facing sectors of the economy. Demand for new bond issuance remains exceptionally strong, highlighted by the recent all-time record number of buyers1 for a 10-year bond issued by Telus Corporation. ...

Rogers is a good investment in this interest rate environment, this investor says

With interest rates holding steady and wireless markets still growing, times are good for Canada’s telecom companies, which gives investors even more reasons to take a look at companies like Rogers Communications (Rogers Communications Stock Quote, Chart TSX:RCI.B), according to portfolio manager ...

#CTS19: The regulatory blockbuster

For many delegates, The Regulatory Blockbuster continues to be an annual highlight of The Canadian Telecom Summit and the 2019 edition lived up to their expectations. Once again, the session was moderated by Greg O’Brien, editor and publisher of CARTT.ca, Canada’s news leader covering the Cana ...

Toronto Raptors, Maple Leafs are rounding errors to Rogers, this fund manager says

The city of Toronto and all of Canada are still basking in the afterglow of the Raptors’ first championship title and while the team’s collective ownership is set to benefit from the upgrade in status for the Raptors both in the NBA and across the country, the windfall for part-owner Rogers Com ...

Cyber Security Today: Telus scammed, EatStreet hacked and watch for fake domains

Today's podcast looks at an ID scam at a Canadian wireless carrier, the hack of an online food ordering app and a warning about fake web domains ...

5i Research News And Report Updates June 18, 2019

Report Updates:This week we have updated our report on Cineplex (CGX). While valuation looks cheap we think this may be a situation where the company may be cheap for a reason. As a result, we have issued a downgrade on the company. Log in now to read the reports and see why we made these changes. ...

Tech Talk for Tuesday June 18th 2019

Pre-opening Comments for Tuesday June 18th U.S. equity index futures were higher this morning. S&P 500 futures were up 18 points in pre-opening trade. Index futures responded to comments by European Central Bank President Mario Draghi promising to provide additional monetary stimulus if economic co ...

You can’t sleep well at night owning Cineplex, this investor says

These days, Canadian theatre company Cineplex (Cineplex Stock Quote, Chart TSX:CGX) is doing an admirable job at squeezing more money out of its patrons, but the few bucks extra on popcorn and soda aren’t about the change the sector-wide dynamics, which show a continued decline in attendance, say ...

Telus is an overvalued stock, this investor says

Like many names in the utilities space, Telus (Telus Stock Quote, Chart TSX:T) has done well so far in 2019 —too well, says Brian Acker of Acker Finlay, who argues that not only is Telus in overbought territory, there likely won’t be an interest rate cut coming to give the stock a boost. All ey ...