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Oil Tanks As Price Slick Spreads

Oil gushed lower again overnight with both Brent and WTI taking out their early May panic liquidation lows and falling around 2 percent in the session. This was despite OPEC/Non-OPEC’s compliance being announced at 106 percent and the American Petroleum Institute’s crude inventory draw coming i ...

Q: Hi Pat: What do you think about Stornoway Diamond now that it’s in production? Thanks.

A: Stornoway Diamond Corp., $0.78, symbol SWY on Toronto (Shares outstanding: 825.0 million; Market cap: $646.4 million; www.stornowaydiamonds.com) owns 100% of the Renard diamond mine in north central Quebec. It also has interest in two exploration properties in Nunavut and northern Ontario. The R ...

Uni-Select – An Automotive Investment Option

While many of the vehicle manufacturers pay a dividend, betting on a particular auto manufacturer can be difficult. We can never tell which one will have a scandal or a recall affecting the stock price negatively. Another way to invest in the automotive industry is to review the secondary market ge ...

Conservatives Could Block No Brexit Deal Scenario

Lawmakers in Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative party believe they can stop Britain leaving the European Union without a deal if such a situation should arise, news media reported on Tuesday. The economic impact of a “cliff-edge” Brexit, alongside the failure of the Conservatives to wi ...

Reefer’s Closet: Loud & Proud Cannabis Fashion

One of our favorite vloggers hand selects fresh cannabis inspired clothing and accessories. Cannabis clothing gives me a buzz! When I began blogging about the cannabis industry in 2010, pot inspired fashions were few and far between. But as the legal market grows across the country, I’m ecstat ...

Elderly New Yorkers Threatened By Extreme Heat (Video)

A sweltering, humid summer day can be brutal for most of us, but for the elderly extreme heat is downright dangerous. Elderly New Yorkers Threatened By Extreme Heat (Video) was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Em ...

Suddenly, Justin Trudeau is spoiling for a fight

Here’s the proof that the Canadian political scene has turned totally upside-down in just two years: The Conservatives are holding parties for the media, while Justin ‘Sunny Ways’ Trudeau is getting testy with reporters. Today was the second day of the new fall session of Parliament. New Cons ...

How to resist Trump(ism)

We begin the show by discussing some ideas for how to resist the incoming Trump inauguration. Stefan shares some ideas sent into us by listeners, and we discuss. Daryn also suggests some tempting options that you should absolutely NOT do.  read more ...

Interest rate outlook: BoC moves firmly into hawkish camp

The Bank of Canada (BoC) has moved firmly into the hawkish camp, with a rate hike to 1% this month, leaving the market expecting one more rate hike this year. The benchmark rate was raised to 0.75% in July.1 Recent economic data continues to surprise to the upside. Canadian GDP growth leads the dev ...

We Still Have To Defend Free Speech? Here's Why

"A 2015 Pew Research Center poll reported that 40 percent of millennials think the government should be able to suppress speech deemed offensive to minority groups, as compared to only 12 percent of those born between 1928 and 1945. Young people today voice far less faith in free speech than do the ...

Navy commander defends spending billions to upgrade Canada’s submarine fleet

The commander of the Royal Canadian Navy is defending the Trudeau government’s plan to spend billions of dollars on upgrading Canada’s submarine fleet. Vice-Admiral Ron Lloyd tells The Canadian Press that having a submarine is the best way to spot others that may be approaching or have even ent ...

H.R. McMaster’s Ties To Soros-Supported Think Tank Raise Questions

Via Disobedient Media National Security Advisor Lieutenant General H.R. McMaster's past affiliation with the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) has created fresh concerns after research conducted by Disobedient Media revealed that the British think tank has taken funding from mu ...

Belgian Press: Macron Has Between 63% And 64% Of The Vote

While French pollsters and poli-pundits are prohibited from providing "hot-takes" or preliminary exit-polls ahead of the closing of polls at 8pm local time, the Belgian press is not similarly constrained, and according to L'Echo, citing early exit polls, Macron would win the vote with between 63% a ...

CoreLogic: "2.8 million Homes still in negative equity" at end of Q2 2017

From CoreLogic: CoreLogic Reports 2.8 Million Residential Properties with a Mortgage Still in Negative EquityCoreLogic® ... today released its Q2 2017 home equity analysis which shows U.S. homeowners with mortgages (roughly 63 percent of all homeowners) have seen their equity increase by a total of ...

Interest-rate outlook: Excess pessimism in U.K.

During the recent rate rally, the Canadian 10-year government bond yield held at 1.45% and has bounced slightly from there, but still remains at the lower end of its recent range.1 Economic data has tapered off from the strong rebound seen in the first quarter and the Bank of Canada continues to ke ...

Where net-workers network

Registrations are now open for The 2017 Canadian Telecom Summit, taking place June 5-7 in Toronto. Join your colleagues in listening to and participating in executive presentations from those who have the greatest influence on the direction of Canadian telecommunications, broadcasting and informati ...

Japan Real Wages Rose 0.4% in 2016

Japan’s monthly average real, or inflation-adjusted, wages rose 0.4 percent in the last fiscal year, marking the first increase in six years, as wages grew with prices remaining flat, the government said Tuesday. In nominal terms, the average monthly wage, including bonuses, increased 0.4 percent ...

Growth Stocks: Do Canadian marijuana stocks belong in your portfolio?

As the legalization of cannabis spreads, we are increasingly asked our opinion of Canadian marijuana stocks. While new legislation from the federal government is bound to spur marijuana production, we believe investors should remain wary of over-valued marijuana stocks and potential stock promotion ...

My TFSA Update April 2017 - Premium Portfolios Discontinuation And The Future of MoneyGeek

Image Credit: fantom_rd / Shutterstock.com   In this series, I (Jin Choi) talk about my goal of reaching $1 million in my TFSA account by 2033. If you want to know what a TFSA is, I recommend you read my free book. In this post, I’ll also explain why I decided to discontinue the premium memb ...

BTL Provides Corporate Update and Announces Dominic McCann, Former Director at SAS Institute, Joining Board and Management Team

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA and LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM–(Marketwired – June 22, 2017) – BTL GROUP LTD. (TSX VENTURE:BTL) (“BTL” or the “Company“) is pleased to announce that Dominic McCann has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Company and has agreed to join its management ...