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BNN – M&A, Banks, & Energy

BNN – M&A, Banks, & Energy

Friday, I sat down with Amber Kanwar from BNN. We discussed M&A in the semiconductor and energy sectors, the Canadian transportation / rail market, as well as how the largest Canadian banks are doing during these more challenging economic times. We also discussed...
Bull Market Discussion ON BNN

Bull Market Discussion ON BNN

This past Monday, I spoke with Frances Horodelski on Business Day AM at BNN about the bull market and why I believe it will continue for some time.  See the full video on BNN here.
Will This Bull Market Continue In 2015?

Will This Bull Market Continue In 2015?

With the U.S. just celebrating their 6 year anniversary of the current bull (positive) market run, many investors are wondering can the rally in the equity (stock) markets continue? I have heard many investors and analysts say that the equity markets both here and in...
Apple & Disney Firing On All Cylinders

Apple & Disney Firing On All Cylinders

This past Friday I spoke with with Greg Bonnell from BNN’s The Close.  We discussed the wild 5 day ride in the markets, the continuation of the bull market, low interest rates, governments remaining accommodating, and oil.  Watch the full video here.

A Perfect Portfolio To Retire On

In an interview with MoneySense.ca published on March 5, 2015, we looked at the portfolio of a couple planning to retire in 2016.  Check out the problem and the fix that provided a balanced portfolio with better returns and income, and less risk.
Bullish On The Big 5 Banks

Bullish On The Big 5 Banks

Today, I spoke with Frances Horodelski on Business Day AM at BNN about expectations for the month ahead and why I see value in the big five banks.  We covered the banks, China, interest rates, and inflation.  See the full video on BNN here.
Should You Put Your Money In An RRSP Or A TFSA?

Should You Put Your Money In An RRSP Or A TFSA?

With RRSP season upon us, many investors are trying to decide whether they should be putting money into their RRSP. Over the past few weeks, several have asked me whether RRSP investments make sense or should they consider depositing money into a tax free savings...
Hunting For Value In Energy, Financials, & Tech

Hunting For Value In Energy, Financials, & Tech

February 6 on BNN’s Business Day AM with Frances Horodelski, we discussed how investors can strategize their portfolios in a low oil environment.  Key areas discussed included:  growth in full time jobs, low Canadian dollar, opportunities outside of Canada still...

Qualities Of A Good Advisor

The Canadian and U.S. markets continue to be as volatile as they ever have been. Whether it is geopolitical tensions between Russia and Ukraine, terrorist activities around the world, or the price of oil and commodities falling sharply, the current volatility is here...
Wine Tasting Sips & Investment Tips 2015

Wine Tasting Sips & Investment Tips 2015

We had a great turnout for our annual wine tasting event on January 22, 2015 at Quince Bistro in Toronto. Joining us were some of my current clients and some new people – all interested in learning about the potential pitfalls that could derail the market rally...
What’s Next For The Canadian Dollar?

What’s Next For The Canadian Dollar?

Yesterday on a Global News panel, we discussed what the Canadian dollar will do next as the price of oil continues to plunge. The impact of the Bank of Canada’s interest rate cut to .75% brought the dollar down to 81.1 cents US overnight, but equity markets...