Posts Tagged ‘canada’

The U.S. Economy Is Slowly Falling Apart

April 22nd, 2014

economyFor most of Canada’s existence, it has been regarded as the weak neighbor to the north by most Americans.  Well, that has changed dramatically over the past decade or so.  Read more…


Will The Canadian Dollar Continue To Fall?

March 25th, 2014

canada bubbleMoe Zulfiqar: Problems in the Canadian economy are growing and whispers of an economic slowdown are looming in the air. If an economic slowdown does occur, the Canadian dollar will be the primary victim—and investors can profit heavily from this scenario. Read more…


How To Profit From The Canadian Economy’s Demise

January 16th, 2014

canadaMoe Zulfiqar: Our neighbor to the north is facing some headwinds. In Canada, there are troubles developing that may drive the country toward an economic slowdown. In 2008, the ripple effects from the U.S. economy into the global economy caused Read more…


Finding the Pefect Pair for Tax Loss Selling (VFV, XUS, ZCN, VCN)

October 24th, 2013

tax cutsDan Bortolotti: If you’re using ETFs in a non-registered account, there’s plenty of opportunity to harvest capital losses and reduce your tax bill. Justin Bender and I tell you exactly how to do this in our new white paper,  Read more…


Cyprus-Style Wealth Confiscation Happening All Over The Globe

September 24th, 2013

emerging-marketsNow that “bail-ins” have become accepted practice all over the planet, no bank account and no pension fund will ever be 100% safe again.  In fact, Cyprus-style wealth confiscation is already starting to happen all around the world.  Read more…


Three Country ETFs To Buy On An Oil Price Surge

September 5th, 2013

oil etfs

Crude oil prices – stuck in a relatively tight range in the first half of the year – have bounced back sharply to the triple-digit mark in the second half. The price surge was backed by seasonality and some other key factors. Read more…


Canadian Government Blows-Up Housing Bubble

August 13th, 2013

canada bubbleJeff Nielson: Stephen Harper’s Ultimate Crime is almost complete. Read more…


Does “Smart Beta” Really Beat Cap-Weighting?

July 15th, 2013

canada bubbleDan Bortolotti: “Smart beta” has become a buzzword in investing circles, especially among pension funds and other institutional investors. The term may be new, but the idea isn’t: it’s about looking for ways to capture the returns of an asset class with Read more…


10 Signs The Takedown Of Paper Gold Has Unleashed An Unprecedented Global Run On Physical Gold And Silver

April 18th, 2013

gold and silverThe crash of the price of paper gold on Monday has unleashed an unprecedented global frenzy to buy physical gold and silver.  All over the planet, people are recognizing that this is a unique opportunity Read more…


Are People Losing Faith In The World Banking System?

March 29th, 2013

bankThe politicians of the western world are coming after your bank accounts.  In fact, Cyprus-style “bail-ins” are actually proposed in the new Canadian government budget.  When I first heard about this I was quite skeptical, so I went and looked it up for myself.  And guess what?  It is right there in black Read more…


3 ETFs Offering Exposure To Dividend-Paying Stocks With A General Focus On Commodity Industries

December 10th, 2012

Michael Johnston: In the current environment, there are many investors who are seeking out dividend-paying stocks to be core holdings within their portfolios as a way to both reduce Read more…


Investing In Emerging Markets: Don’t Miss This Reliable Choice (GXG, ECH, FXI, PVD, BCH, BSAC)

October 8th, 2012

Money Morning Staff: South America, broadly speaking, is a dichotomy for investors.  Read more…


Friday’s ETF Chart To Watch: CurrencyShares Canadian Dollar Trust (FXC)

September 28th, 2012

Stoyan Bojinov: The bulls finally returned to Wall Street after a prolonged stretch of profit taking throughout the week. Good news from all around the globe bolstered major equity indexes into bright green territory for the day; overseas, Spain unveiled a detailed austerity plan focused Read more…


How To Build A Black Swan Hyperinflation Portfolio (IEZ, GLD, DVY, MOO, GDX, HAP, TBF, TIP)

September 26th, 2012

Jared Cummans: The threat of hyperinflation in our current economic state is very minimal, though it is true that the U.S. is currently at the highest risk for such a phenomenon among major developed countries. Preparations for a hyperinflationary environment have heated Read more…


Friday’s ETF Chart To Watch: MSCI Canada Index Fund (EWC)

September 21st, 2012

Stoyan Bojinov: Stocks tumbled lower out of the gates although buyers were quick to step in and push major indexes into green territory as the trading session drew to a close. Low volumes and back-and-forth trading prevailed as investors digested a mixed plate of economic Read more…


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