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Our guide to Black Friday Weekend deals 2017

Whether you’re planning to do all your Christmas shopping on Black Friday—or just to buy a neat deal or two for yourself—this is the weekend to get organized and tick some items off your holiday shopping list. Deals are everywhere. Here’s a quick checklist of just a few great ones that we s ...

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 ...

The Canadian Technician Video Recording 2017-11-21

The Canadian Technician video recording for 2017-11-21 is now available. This broadcast I tried a few of the new features on StockCharts.com. In concert with the sector analysis, I went in the SCTR rankings in a few of the sectors to help identify interesting stocks setting up. Feel free to ema ...

MGM Tries To Breakout Again

The gambling stocks have performed well over the last few years. MGM has traded sideways while WYNN has continued to climb. The consolidation looks constructive as MGM tries to breakout again. The RSI in the top panel continues to bounce off the 40 level which is a bull-market trait. Continue ...

Why networking, not just work on networks, helps an infosec career

You’ve spent years writing code, configuring networks and racking up certifications. But getting to know people is the kind of networking infosec pros ought to be spending at least as much time on a senior IT manager for a Canadian bank told the annual SecTor conference. “Most of us would attri ...

Why is the Canada Pension Plan investing in coal?

When it comes to coal, Canada may not be the environmental angel it makes itself out to be, as investments by the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board show holdings in a number of coal companies around the world —and more are to come, if a proposed billion-dollar deal with Australian coal giant R ...

Q: Pat: What do you think of Western Copper & Gold Corp. as junior-mining pick? Thanks.

A: Western Copper & Gold Corp., $1.16, symbol WRN on Toronto (Shares outstanding: 94.4 million; Market cap: $115.0 million; www.westerncoppercorp.com), owns the Casino project in the Yukon. The mining site is Western Copper’s sole asset. It contains an estimated 8.9 million ounces of gold, 65 mil ...

Hockey viewership up at Rogers despite cord-cutting, illegal streaming

With the 2017-18 NHL hockey season up and running for about a month now, it’s time to reflect on how —and how many— Canadian viewers are tuning in. So far, the numbers are good, and that’s good news for hockey broadcaster Rogers Media in spite of record numbers of cable cutters. “Hockey i ...

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 ...

Ontario launches $80 million new autonomous vehicle network in Stratford

Ontario is aggressively pursuing its goal of being a global leader in autonomous vehicle technologies with its latest announcement. The province has launched an Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Network (AVIN) in Stratford, which is a unique demonstration zone that will allow researchers to hone their ...