Weekly Summary - QIS Blog - February 2, 2018 - February 2nd 2018
Weekly Summary - QIS Blog - February 2, 2018
Although QIS Capital has sent out just one official QIS Update email to date in 2018, we will be issuing plenty of updates this year. Stay tuned!
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The QIS Capital Feature Company profile for NTG Clarity Networks (NCI:TSX-V) has recently been updated and posted to the QIS Capital website at www.smallcaps.ca.
Link to NTG Clarity profile: http://www.smallcaps.ca/feature-companies/ntg-clarity-networks-inc-nci-tsx-v
Direct to PDF: http://www.smallcaps.ca/documents/whQt6Kny/NCI1801.pdf
The first QIS Capital email update of 2018 was sent out to subscribers on Monday, January 8, 2018. QIS Update #1 included the latest corporate updates from Newlox Gold Ventures (LUX:CSE) and NTG Clarity Networks (NCI:TSX-V).
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.
This past week in trading, each of the indices tracked in this section of the blog were down significantly. The S&P TSX Venture Composite Index fell by more than 50 combined points on Thursday and Friday alone to close at its lowest level since Dec. 22, 2017. The TSX Venture Composite dropped by a noteworthy total of 79.12 points or 8.9% on the week , closing at 811.68 points on Friday afternoon. Canada’s most followed stock index, the S&P TSX Composite, delivered a loss during each day of the week. The TSX Composite declined by 633.19 points or 3.9% on the week to close on Friday at 15,606.03 points, its lowest close since late September 2017. In the United States, stocks didn't fare any better with the Dow Jones Industrial Average shedding a whopping 1,095.75 points (4.1%) on the week including more than 665 points lost on Friday alone. The Dow Jones closed on Friday at 25,520.96 points to end the worst week for U.S. stock in the past two years.
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