Tuesday was quiet on Wall Street, and major stock indexes edged lower without straying too far from where they started the session. Market participants seemed content to wait for more definitive news on key issues, including global trade, economic growth, and the U.S. debt ceiling. However, analysts spoke up about some promising stocks, sending their share prices higher. Aurora Cannabis (NYSE:ACB),....More>>>
Canadian Pacific Railway (NYSE:CP) (TSE:CP) had its target price increased by Stifel Nicolaus from $200.00 to $207.00 in a research note issued on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a “hold” rating on the transportation company’s stock. Stifel Nicolaus’ price objective points to a potential upside of 6.17% from the stock’s current price.
A number of other....More>>>
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Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (NYSE:CM)Q3 2018 Earnings Conference CallAug. 23, 2018, 8:00 a.m. ET
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Thursday was a largely down day for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average taking the biggest hit of the major benchmarks. The global turmoil over trade got a lot closer to home as the U.S. imposed new restrictions that led the Canadian government to issue retaliatory tariffs in response. Yet many broader-based measures of the market fell only slightly, showing that much of what....More>>>
The big day is now less than four weeks away. On June 7, Canada’s Senate will vote on bill C-45, which is better known as the Cannabis Act. This bill aims to make recreational marijuana legal for purchase by adults 18 years of age and over. If approved by the Senate, the Cannabis Act likely will move swiftly through Canada’s federal government, allowing it to become the first developed....More>>>
An Obama-era executive order that allows spouses of H-1B holders to work and open a business in the United States enabled Alpa Gajera to build her restaurant business.
But now the Trump administration has said it plans to propose to revoke that rule — a move that could threaten to shut her operation down.
Gajera, who is originally from India, is in the United States on an....More>>>
There’s good news and there’s bad news for Emerald Health Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQOTH:EMHTF) shareholders. The good news is that the marijuana stock jumped close to 50% higher in August. The bad news is that Emerald Health’s share price is still down nearly 20% year to date.
The more important news for investors, though, is that none of this matters when it comes to what....More>>>
Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL trimmed its position in Canadian Natural Resources (NYSE:CNQ) (TSE:CNQ) by 28.6% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 133,100 shares of the oil and gas producer’s stock after selling 53,248 shares during the period. Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL’s....More>>>
After struggling through deregulation, high oil prices, and a lengthy recession, airline stocks have rebounded in synchronization with the US stock market, with better global economies, and generally as a leading US economic indicator. A simple comparison of the six largest US airlines gives an encouraging picture of the recovery.
Of course, investors should be aware that airlines legendarily....More>>>
Many investors will tell you gold is the ultimate safe haven, but here’s the thing – silver is poised to deliver extreme outperformance over the next several years.
Let me explain how I know this.
You see, I spend countless hours researching silver, gold, and a plethora of commodities and related investment opportunities.
So I know....More>>>
Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on June 15. Of the companies we watch, short interest rose on two of three solar stocks and on three of four alternative energy stocks.
First Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) saw short interest soar by 75% to 7.26 million shares. Days to cover fell from four to one. In the two-week....More>>>
Energy Storage Agreements (ESAs) will upend the coal generating business. I have been traditionally skeptical of the concept pushed by greenies that wind and solar will replace coal and nuclear fuel, and that all we need are windmills and solar panels for as far as the eye can see. Their biggest challenge is the intermittent nature of their generating footprint vs. the grid’s base load requirements....More>>>
Japan’s plans to develop its renewable energy industry are lagging much of the world, as the nation has “prioritized keeping the status quo for fear of change,” Foreign Minister Taro Kono said.
Japan wants renewable energy to account for 22 percent to 24 percent of its overall energy mix by 2030, while the global average today is already 24 percent, Kono said Sunday at....More>>>
Let’s get right to it, Village Farms International (OTCQX:VFFIF or TSE:VFF) has the potential to be the low cost producer in the Canadian medical marijuana industry. This investment is based on stages of development, which I plan to explore with readers and let you know, in likely the most transparent way possible, how I plan to “play” this player in this promising industry.