Weekly Summary - QIS Blog – September 1, 2017 - September 1st 2017
Weekly Summary - QIS Blog – September 1, 2017
The Fall 2017 Small-Cap Conference in Calgary is planned for November 14 at the Coast Plaza Hotel and Conference Centre. Registration is now available online at: http://www.smallcapconference.ca/register.
We are in the process of updating a few of the QIS Capital Feature Company profiles for the website and we will keep you informed as these updated versions get finalized and posted online.
We are always looking for new investment ideas and are open to researching any promising companies discussed in this forum or presented to us via email or phone call. As always, we have a preference for those stocks which are fundamentally sound, undervalued and underfollowed.
Newlox Gold Ventures (LUX:CSE) released an operations update this week which we will include in the next QIS Update that will be sent out to subscribers.
LUX news link: https://www.thenewswire.com/archives?id=k98Fyebe
QIS Capital Update #10 was sent out to subscribers on August 17, 2017. It included all of the latest announcements from Fairmont Resources (FMR:TSX-V), Newlox Gold Ventures (LUX:CSE), NTG Clarity Networks (NCI:TSX-V), and Opawica Explorations (OPW:TSX-V).
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It was a green week as each of the three market indices that we track in this section of the weekly blog was higher. The S&P TSX Venture Composite Index gained 8.98 points during the week to close on Friday at 778.45 points. Canada’s most-followed index, the S&P TSX Composite, delivered a second consecutive weekly gain, adding 135.61 points on the week to finish on Friday at 15,191.60 points. South of us in the United States, with the Hurricane Harvey aftermath dominating the week’s news, the Dow Jones Industrial Average also posted a higher weekly close. The Dow Jones finished on Friday at 21,987.56 points, which was 173.89 points higher than last week’s close.
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