Metals & Mining

A starter TFSA with a few too many moving pieces

Me and My TFSA LIZ ENRIQUEZ AGE, 26 PLACE: Hamilton, Ont. TFSA TOTAL: $7,732 STRATEGY: Still looking for an easy, lost-cost growth strategy LIZ’S TFSA HOLDINGS Equities RBF1008 Global Bond Fund SR D                           $1,005 RBF1022 U.S. Equity Fund (Cdn.) Series ...

USD/CAD – Canadian Dollar Inches Higher, Investors Search for Cues

The Canadian dollar has ticked lower in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2715, up 0.05% on the day. On the release front, there are no major indicators. Canada releases Corporate Profits, and the US will publish manufacturing and services PMIs. Janet Yellen is winding up her t ...

Putin Crowns Himself OPEC King

For more than half a century, Saudi Arabia’s oil minister could move markets with a few choice words about what OPEC may decide at its next meeting, generating millions if not billions of dollars of profit for insiders. Not anymore. While OPEC’s gatherings still influence prices, it’s not Sau ...

EUR/USD – Euro Ticks Higher as German Business Confidence Beats Expectations

The euro has posted slight gains in the Friday session. Currently, EUR/USD is trading at 1.1866, up 0.13% on the day. On the release front, German Ifo Business Climate improved to 117.5, above the estimate of 116.6 points. There are no major events in the US. The German economy continues to perfor ...

Tech Talk for Friday November 24th 2017

  StockTwits Released Yesterday @EquityClock Russell Metals $RUS.CA moved above $29.22 to a 3 year high extending an intermediate uptrend. Canada Retail Trade down by 3.9% (NSA) in September, more than 3.5% average decline for month. #CDNecon #CAD $MACRO   Trader’s Corner Daily Seasonal/Tech ...

Guest Post: "How I stopped worrying and learned to love Amazon", by AGXIIK

While I don't trade Amazon or buy from this company, an article from Michael Krieger of Liberty Blitzkrieg, posted on Zero Hedge, caught my eye. It lead me to conclude in the long run Amazon might just keep moving higher. There were some key factors contributing to my notion.   read more ...

Commodities Countdown Video Recording 2017-11-23

This weeks Countdown focuses on the strong oil price at $58.60 and the gold price around $1300. There is a real chance that the next two weeks see explosive moves in commodities stocks. The one caveat is that we are watching for some divergence on the daily chart of the $USD. This has not shown up ...

Gold Has Been on A Tear All Year - Rory Hall

November 23, 2017 The way gold has been moving the past few weeks, it’s easy to overlook the 11% growth it is enjoying during 2017. As we move towards year end , we see gold has been flat while suffering attack after attack from the banking cabal. The charts over the past ten trading day have t ...

Global Silver Investment Demand Maybe Down, But Still Double Pre-2008 Market Crash Level - Steve Rocco

November 23, 2017 While physical silver investment demand experienced a pronounced decline this year, the volume is still much larger than the level prior to the 2008 U.S. Housing and Banking Crash. Investors frustrated by a silver market plagued with lousy sentiment and weak demand, may not re ...

Gold Quiet as US Markets Closed for Thanksgiving

Gold is showing little movement in the Thursday session. In North American trading, the spot price for an ounce of gold is $1291.23, down 0.08% on the day. U.S markets are closed for the Thanksgiving holiday, and there are no U.S events on the calendar. Federal Reserve policymakers remain upbeat ab ...