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Market Watch Weekly | February 26, 2021 | Top Gun Explains the Yield Curve. Thanks Maverick.

Not since the 2 & 10 inversion in 2019 has there been more talk about the “yield curve”. Before we jump into the conversation about what these higher rates mean for the broader economy, we’ll attempt to paraphrase textbooks of material into a few......

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Market Watch Weekly | September 25th, 2020 | Trumped Up Trickle Down Economics

We think the combination of a sustained-but-gradual economic expansion, rebound in corporate profits, and an ongoing monetary policy stimulus – though not immune to presidential policies – will set the broader course for the markets....

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Market Watch Weekly | September 4, 2020 | Keep Calm and Carry On... We have Thacther Demko!

North American benchmarks posted their first negative week in more than a month as investors took profit and rotated out of the high-flying tech sector....

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Market Watch Weekly | August 21st, 2020 | In Other News... Apple is Now Worth More than Canada. Seriously.

It was a record-breaking week for the S&P 500 and tech-centric NASDAQ. Five months removed from the biggest market selloff of our lifetime, the S&P 500, the broadest measure of the U.S. stock market, was within 0.40 points of breaking the 4,000 mark....

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Market Watch Weekly | August 14th, 2020 | Greatest 100-Day Rally, Ever.

The last 100 days have benn challenging for everyone, and for many different reasons, but the stock market carnage that we endured in February and March is now largely in the rear-view mirror....

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Market Watch Weekly | August 7th, 2020 | So Much for the Dog Days of Summer...

North American benchmarks posted large gains amidst a busy week of earnings and economic data. This week’s rally added to the biggest four-month gain in both the TSX and the S&P 500 since 2009....

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Market Watch Weekly | July 31st, 2020 | "Everything is Happening!"

Markets were higher on the week in what was a historic Thursday afternoon with Apple, Amazon, Google, and Facebook all reporting Q2 earnings. These four stocks account for 25% of the total value in S&P 500 index....

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Market Watch Weekly | July 24th, 2020 | I Love Gooooold!

North American markets were largely flat on the week with the tech heavy NASDAQ posting its first back-to-back weekly loss in several months....

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Market Watch Weekly | July 17th, 2020 | Flat: It's The New Up.

In a surprising change of pace, the S&P 500 and TSX were comfortably higher in a week that saw the tech centric NASDAQ post a loss. Following new all-timehighs on Monday, the NASDAQ gave back its gains much to the benefit of deep cyclicals......

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Market Watch Weekly | July 10th, 2020 | Got Short, Shorts?

Tesla became the first company in history to have a $20 billion short bet against the stock. For years now, Tesla has been a popular target of short sellers, who are people who bet against stocks and benefit if they go down....

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