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Condos rushing to ban pot smoking before legalization

Gerald Major goes out on the back balcony of his condo several times a day, leaning against the wall and smoking or vaping medicinal cannabis to ease the pain and other symptoms of severe arthritis. But the looming legalization of recreational marijuana may put his daily ritual in jeopardy, as cond ...

A Momentum Divergence for the Regional Bank SPDR

I do not use bullish and bearish divergences with momentum indicators very often because they usually form in the direction of the bigger trend. For example, most bearish divergences form in uptrends and most bullish divergences form in downtrends. I trade in the direction of the bigger trend and p ...

Tariffs, earnings and politics: What’s moving markets this week?

There is no shortage of events to watch this week: The European Union and China will meet to discuss foreign investment, Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump are meeting in Finland, and U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Jay Powell gives his semi-annual testimony to Congress. Bu ...

Is an Amazon Prime membership really worth it?

For avid online shoppers, Amazon can seem like heaven on Earth. At the click of a button, you can find almost any item that comes to mind and have it delivered to your doorstep — and quickly. This level of convenience and affordability is what transformed the website from an online bookstore to ...

Newest Dow Jones Component Leads Market Higher

Market Recap for Friday, July 13, 2018 The Dow Jones moved back above 25000 and the S&P 500 cleared 2800 for the first time since February 2nd on the backs of two unlikely heroes.  Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), the newest member of the Dow Jones,  and Walt Disney (DIS) gained 2.02% and 1.62%, ...

Newest Dow Jones Component Leads Market Higher

Market Recap for Friday, July 13, 2018 The Dow Jones moved back above 25000 and the S&P 500 cleared 2800 for the first time since February 2nd on the backs of two unlikely heroes.  Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), the newest member of the Dow Jones,  and Walt Disney (DIS) gained 2.02% and 1.62%, ...

Tech Talk for Monday July 16th 2018

Pre-opening Comments for Monday July 16th U.S. equity index futures were mixed this morning. S&P 500 futures were unchaged in pre-opening trade. Index futures were virtually unchanged following release of economic news at 8:30 AM EDT. Consensus for the July Empire State Manufacturing Survey was a ...

TransOcean Floats To New Highs $RIG

TransOcean (RIG) is starting to hit higher highs and higher lows. This weeks high continues the trend. The SCTR shows the stock being a top performing Mid Cap for the last three months. The full stochastic shows the price staying near the high end of its range. The green line shows the closing ...

Tech Talk for Monday July 9th 2018

Pre-opening Comments for Monday July 9th U.S. equity index futures were higher this morning. S&P 500 futures were up 9 points in pre-opening trade. Canadian Pacific (CP $237.23 Cdn.) is expected to open higher after Raymond James upgraded the stock to a Strong Buy. Target price is $275 Cdn. Anadar ...

Former chief of staff’s new book is bravely contrarian

Author: William Watson We accord “stakeholders” special respect, when in many cases we should watch our wallets. Read more about Former chief of staff’s new book is bravely contrarian Tags:  democracy Ottawa federal cabinet politics books ...