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We are now in the worst stock market drop since financial crisis in 2008.
The global virus outbreak continued to affect Canadian markets today with the S&P/TSX falling around 1.81% as the U.S. enters correction territory. Sectors were down across the board, with select defensive performers $DOL and $CCL.B, along with $TECK.B holding their own.
World markets went lower on Thursday as international cases of the coronavirus climbed. Investor concerns deepened about a global pandemic that could hurt global growth as corporates issued profit warnings.
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We are currently in the eye of the coronavirus stock market tornado
Coronavirus fears continued to roil world markets on Tuesday, while signs of stabilization in Asian stocks pointed to some recovery from yesterday. South Korea and China exchanges inched up, while Japan continued losses.
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Canadian markets were flat today with the S&P/TSX 60 up 0.09% despite an earlier dip due to rekindled coronavirus fears. Financials, energy, health care and real estate sectors were strongest. Outperformers included $GIL, $AEM, and $WEED.
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World markets moved higher on Wednesday on a slowing coronavirus case count and expectations for further policy stimulus. Yen hit a nine-month low.
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Should you borrow to invest in an RRSP? Advisors weigh in on when the strategy can, and cannot, pay off morningstar.ca/ca/news/199238…
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Canadian stocks inched up to end the week with the S&P/TSX 60 closing around +0.10%. Sectors were mixed across the board with the exception of a strong performance from health care stocks. Outperformers included $WEED, $BAM.A and $ABX.
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A slowing of the coronavirus and a positive outlook from the U.S. Federal Reserve sent world stock higher for a third day on Wednesday. Oil prices gained and safe-haven assets slid.
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Today I learnt that there is an old Toronto bylaw states that it is illegal to drag a dead horse down Yonge Street on Sundays.
But Monday to Saturday is OK, I suppose?
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World markets made it to their best week since June, amidst mixed investor sentiment on Friday around the long-term economic impact of the coronavirus. Traders awaiting the WHO to declare a peak in the outbreak and demand for energy and materials to return in China.
Canadian energy update: Pipeline delays, depressed oil pricing, and expensive upgrades may be cause for concern, but we’re still optimistic morningstar.ca/ca/news/199387… @AndrewWillisJr1
Beware of value traps: Difficult to discern and potentially dangerous to portfolios - how to scan for value stocks at risk of decline morningstar.ca/ca/news/199388…
Not hard to see why stodgy utilities have far outpaced the S&P 500 so far this year. My latest @MorningstarCDN
looks at why the sector makes sense for some investors, especially at a time like this. morningstar.ca/ca/news/199281… #stocks #investing #coronavirus
World markets continued to rise on Thursday, bolstered by record highs on Wall Street and China's move to halve import tariffs on some U.S. goods, staving off fears of long-term damage from the coronavirus.
Health-care stocks: No fear of contagion - The coronavirus outbreak isn’t likely to have a long-term financial impact, and we aren’t changing our fair value estimates for these stocks morningstar.ca/ca/news/199343… @NextEdgeCapital @AndrewWillisJr1
Coronavirus: Still a window of opportunity to act, World Health Organization says bbc.com/news/world-asi…
Canadian markets continued a global equity recovery with the S&P/TSX 60 at +0.89%. All sectors were up, other than utilities and materials (gold). Outperformers included $FM, $BBD.B, and $SHOP.
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