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Traditional safe havens can disappoint
Author: Hilliard MacBeth
Savvy investors look for safe places for their money in uncertain times. Canadians consider large companies that pay generous dividends... Read more
Timing the bottom of a bear market
Author: Hilliard MacBeth
A full-blown global recession is inevitable at this point, due to government efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19. The world’s... Read more
The OPEC era is over
Author: Hilliard MacBeth
The oil supply cartel known as OPEC continues to self-destruct. With the announcement that the Saudi-led group of oil exporters could... Read more
The Bank of Canada makes an emergency rate cut
Author: Hilliard MacBeth
The Bank of Canada (BOC) cut its policy interest rate on Wednesday to 1.25 percent, the first cut in rates since 2015. The drop of... Read more
Buy the dip is a questionable strategy
Author: Hilliard MacBeth
The stock market has started to react negatively to COVID-19 spreading outside of China. Markets are down about 10 percent from the... Read more