Credit Suisse has published some excellent research today highlighting the short term upside risk to oil prices and their view of disruptive technologies. Credit Suisse: Oil Sense: Price could hit $50/b in May Very careful phrasing here, we simply...
The stock prices of major Canadian Banks have been under pressure for over a year and recently traded to price/earnings levels last seen in 2009. Analysts have been speculating on the real impact low oil prices could have on the Canadian economy;...
This report offers a commentarty of the last week's economic events, and a preview of the week to come. Remember that the RRSP contribution deadline is Monday February 29th, 2016. Full Report
The new Showtime series “Billions” features a Hedge Fund with an in-house psychologist whom the traders meet with on a regular basis to keep them focused. I have to admit, there’s probably a reasonable business case in this for anyone currently...
An exceptionally strong finish to January has taken the month from being a disaster for investors, to just being a bad month. The TSX has rallied over 10% (1,200 points) since it’s low on January 20th and remains down about 2.3% for the month. The...
The Canadian market is on track to complete its first positive week since Christmas, and the S&P 500 may close positive for the first time on a Friday since December 4th. This week was marked by significant recoveries in the price of oil and the...
Everywhere you turned this weekend world equity markets dominated the headlines. The battle of words and opinions is upon us. Is this a correction to be bought? Or a crash waiting to happen? Is it different this time? Are drastic actions required?...
Another wild week for investment markets is in the books. We are pleased to share National Bank’s take on things with “The Week at a Glance”. Full Report
It’s been a horrible week for equity markets globally. The Roberts Nash Advisory Group is pleased to share National Banks' “Week at a Glance” which provides data and our analysts take on economic news including yesterday morning’s...
The Roberts Nash Advisory Group believes that proper portfolio construction includes the use of both passive and active investments. Some investment exposures are best achieved through direct bond or equity ownership; others through exchange...