In the past, the stock market was not exactly predictable, but it had a certain personality. It would have highs and lows, it would move in cycles and prices would eventually return to something resembling the underlying value of the
The past week was a good one for the stock market. The TSX rose 1.46% and the US market, despite being closed for Thanksgiving, is also looking up. In fact, the US stock market appears to present the best opportunity
ce. Interest Rates The 3 month T-bill rate is 0.42%, the 1 year T-bill rate is 0.53%, the 3 year government bond yield is 0.73%, the 10 year government bond yield is 1.55% and the long government bond yield is
This is coming really late in the month. But it doesn’t really matter, because it’s based on historical results in a similar way to an almanac. My forecast for October was positive, predicting that the TSX would end the month higher than 14,725.86.
I have to admit that I was surprised at the market’s reaction, or lack of reaction, to the US presidential election. I sold the small US ETF that I owned, and now I have to decide whether I buy back
The list of assets that investors don’t want to own is pretty long: US stocks, Oil, global stocks, foreign currency, really anything risky. I’m guessing that the US election is the major cause. There are two problems with the presidential