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Time to sell tech stocks? Yes!

On March 25th I suggested it was okay to buy tech stocks, and featured a couple of ETF’s. I did buy at the time, and have enjoyed a 50% return in less than 2 months.  Let’s face it, with bond … Continue reading

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Why Warren Buffett’s Moves are Bewildering.

Everyone is confused – He bought a bunch of airlines at their peak, and sold them all (was the normally undaunted investor suddenly in a panic?) at the bottom.  “Fear is the most contagious disease you can imagine…” said Buffett … Continue reading

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How long before this bear market hibernates again?

Most of what I read suggests we’re experiencing a Bear Market rally, and that it will be short-lived.  A very respected strategist friend of mind put it this way: It remains our view that stock markets will return to test … Continue reading

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Avoid natural gas companies despite bounce in energy sector.

Oil has had a spectacular rebound as news that OPEC+ might be willing to come to some sort of agreement (with Trump’s help?) The price of WTI popped from the $20 level.  I did share that on March 20 I … Continue reading

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Nutrien: A Diversified And Strong Leader In The Fertilizer Industry

Summary: Nutrien (NTR) is a diversified global supplier of fertilizer. An amalgam of two major companies – Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan and Agrium – the company will provide more stable earnings than its peers and the decline in valuations caused … Continue reading

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Cannabis stocks getting high!

Seems there’s been a run on marijuana as folks stuck at home look for some relief: Shares in most of the big cannabis companies are up sharply this week following reports of a spike in demand as consumers attempt to … Continue reading

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Time again for tech stocks? Yes!

On February 28th, I posted an article entitled “Technology Stocks – when to get in again!”  I looked at a Canadian focused ETF and a U.S. one to determine the potential downside – or rather what prices I’d consider good … Continue reading

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More than toilet paper in short supply.

We have been meaning to buy a computer monitor for my daughter who often works from home – her company laptop is tiny.  Decided to go today and discovered there’s been a run on monitors.  The young fellow at Best … Continue reading

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Renegotiating mortgage? Get extra to buy bank stocks and collect dividends.

Between trips to Costco to stock up on supplies, or while working from home you may want to consider doing something given the market meltdown rather than just sitting on your haunches and letting opportunities slip by.  Don’t get me … Continue reading

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Despite Relief Rallies, Markets headed lower.

On Feb. 26th, I published my ‘revised’ downside for the S&P 500 of 17%. Well, watching CNBC I discover major indexes are now down 17%. I am patting myself on the back, but am hardly ecstatic. So is it all … Continue reading

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