Food & Ag

Tech Talk for Monday November 20th 2017

Pre-opening Comments for Monday November 20th 2017 U.S. equity index futures were mixed this morning. S&P 500 futures were unchanged in pre-opening trade. Wal-Mart dropped $0.89 to $96.58 after Goldman Sachs downgraded the stock to Sector Perform from Outperform. Vale added $0.09 to $10.20 after RB ...

Spinoffs, Takeovers & Special Situations Hotline – Friday, November 17, 2017

PENTAIR PLC, $68.44, symbol PNR on New York, is a diversified industrial manufacturing company that sells to customers in food, water and energy markets. On April 28, 2017, Pentair completed the sale of its Valves & Controls business for $3.2 billion to Emerson Electric (New York symbol EMR). That ...

Tech Talk for Thursday November 16th 2017

Pre-opening Comments for Thursday November 16th U.S. equity index futures were higher this morning. S&P 500 futures were up 9 points in pre-opening trade. Index futures were virtually unchanged following release of economic news at 8:30 AM EST. Consensus for Weekly Jobless Claims was 235,000 versus ...

How to boost your retirement income by 50%

Flickr If you were told there was a way to boost your income in retirement by 50% it would no doubt get your attention. It certainly got my attention, in a paper in a recent issue of the Journal of Retirement. The paper was co-authored by one of MoneySense’s panelists for the annual ETF All St ...

Loblaw closing 22 stores and launching home delivery

THE CANADIAN PRESS/Brampton: Loblaw Companies Ltd. says it has finalized a plan that will result in the closure of 22 unprofitable stores across a range of its banners and formats. The decision comes as the retailer plans to bring home delivery services to two of the country’s biggest cities in t ...

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 ...

How to write a will that’s actually fair

(Illustration by Sam Island) Presented by Assante Wealth Management Dividing assets fairly among loved ones may seem simple in theory but in practice, the attempt to introduce equality in wills and inheritances is fraught with cross currents that can tear families apart. In his book The Wills Law ...

Tech Talk for Monday November 13th 2017

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Montreal investment firm buys 12.6% stake in AGT Food and Ingredients

Letko Brosseau and Associates Inc. becomes latest long-term investor to buy into Regina company ...

Tech Talk for Friday November 10th 2017

  Observation Grain prices remain under pressure. Corn ETN moved below $17.08 to an all-time low extending an intermediate downtrend. Not good for Ag stocks: MOO COW.TO !   StockTwits Released Yesterday @EquityClock e-Bay $EBAY moved below $36.19 extending an intermediate downtrend. Natural ga ...