Rate Hike Speculation Continues

Carefully worded statements matter, especially when the vice-chairman of the rate setting FOMC – Federal Open Market Committee – is the one releasing the statement. Markets will react immediately, following their hyper-sensitive tendencies. The problem is that...
Decoupling Of Oil Markets And The Loonie

Decoupling Of Oil Markets And The Loonie

For the past few years, there has been a very strong correlation between the price of oil and the strength of the Canadian dollar. In the last few weeks, this correlation has been weakening, as oil price fluctuations seem to affect the Loonie more when oil goes down,...

Sun Sets On Solar Panel Industry

Solar panel maker stocks got hit across the board last week. The downturn in the industry follows lower than expected revenue, and in some cases losses instead of the profits that were previously projected. This follows the bankruptcy of SunEdison Inc. Although many...
Gauging The Consequences Of Brexit

Gauging The Consequences Of Brexit

Measuring the effects of Brexit has become one of the most popular sports on earth. Every pundit, analyst and investor out there, and every government official that has anything to do with the economic affairs of their respective countries, are scrutinizing every...

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