Weekly Summary - QIS Blog - March 23, 2018 - March 23rd 2018
Weekly Summary - QIS Blog - March 23, 2018
Just another reminder note to all investors and taxpayers that approximately 5 weeks remain before the CRA personal income tax deadline arrives on April 30.
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.
QIS Capital's most recently issued update was sent out to subscribers on March 13, 2018. QIS Update #3 included a brief introduction to three companies we've been following.
The QIS Capital Feature Company profile for NTG Clarity Networks (NCI:TSX-V) is posted to the QIS Capital website at www.smallcaps.ca.
NTG Clarity profile: http://www.smallcaps.ca/feature-companies/ntg-clarity-networks-inc-nci-tsx-v
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This past trading week, the two Canadian indexes tracked in this section both generated losses while the Dow Jones posted its lowest closing level in 4 months, most notable due to a potential trade dispute between the USA and China. The S&P TSX Venture Composite Index decreased by 15.87 points this week, closing at 817.80 on Friday. Canada’s key stock index, the S&P TSX Composite, lost more than 450 combined points during Thursday and Friday alone and lost a total of 487.59 points for the week. The TSX Composite closed on Friday at 15,223.74 points. Down in the United States, stocks came off nearly 1,150 points during the two sessions of Thursday and Friday. Overall for the week, the Dow Jones shed 1,413.31 points on the week and closed on Friday at 23,533.20 points, its lowest close since mid-November 2017.
Better times in the oilpatch fail to impress stock market investors
North American stocks fall a second day amid trade tensions
Crushed Canadian gas sector finally seeing a ray of light
Loonie rallies as rising inflation boosts rate hike chances
The week ahead: Ontario and Quebec budgets; Canadian GDP