Recently, I wrote an article in Canadian Money Saver magazine about Volatility: Often The Spark To Investor Fear. Check out the complete article on the Canadian Moneysaver site, and learn What Sparks The Fear; How You Can Avoid Falling Into The Traps; and why Sitting...read more
Sat with BNN's Amber Kanwar and Jon Erlichman yesterday to discuss why investors are "being forced into equities" because of low interest rates - and that the alternative to not being in the stock market is nothing. While the overall market isn't cheap, we should see...read more
Yesterday, I sat down with Greg Bonnell on BNN's The Close to discuss why my investment strategy isn't being influenced by the Brexit vote, and why valuations are the real market challenge. Watch the full interview hereread more
Yesterday, I sat down with Michael Hainsworth on BNN's The Close. We discussed the pharma sector and why I still see the opportunities despite the cloud of concern over a few players. We also discussed where I see the oil and gas sectors heading over the next while....read more
This morning I discussed with Amber Kanwar at BNN that the depth of the equity market losses so far this year don't make sense. Stocks have been trading like there's a recession and it's time for investors to take advantage of the fall and look for buying...read more
Stock markets got off to a tumultuous start in the first trading day of the year as a sharp decline in China triggered a sell-off that spread worldwide. Watch the CityNews news story by Amanda Ferguson and my thoughts on today's market selloff.read more
Great conversation with Michael Hainsworth today on BNN's The Close. We discussed the markets, interest rates, and the technology, banking, and biotech sectors. Watch the full interview here.read more
I sat down to speak with Mark Bunting at BNN. We spoke about the economy, a broad range of market sectors including: energy, manufacturing, biotech, and the banks - and also where I look for investments outside Canada. Watch the full video here.read more
This morning I sat down with Paul Bagnell from BNN. We discussed the markets, current volatility, the automotive and banking sectors, and why the markets are likely to move higher in Q4. Watch the full interview here.read more
Friday, I sat down with Amber Kanwar from BNN. We discussed the value in Canadian banking stocks, the recent purchase by BMO of General Electric's Transportation Finance Division in the U.S, and the opportunities in the financial sector. Watch the full interview...read more
Investors watched as the markets plummeted yesterday, but then rallied back by end of day. I had the opportunity to speak with a number of news outlets about the volatility in the markets, the impact on investors - and how these represent buying opportunities. CBC...read more
Yesterday, I spoke with Greg Bonnell at BNN and discussed China's lagging growth, selloffs in the tech sector, investors looking for growth in new areas, and the TSX over this last week. Watch the full interview here >read more
Yesterday, I sat down with Michael Hainsworth at BNN to discuss why buying in this market is difficult. We covered selloffs in the banking group, interest rate cut impacts, energy and tech sectors, and value vs momentum investing. Watch the full interview here >read more
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...read more
Yesterday, I sat down with Michael Hainsworth at BNN to discuss the U.S. markets, the US Jobs Report, and where interest rates may be headed later this year. We also chatted about the financial, oil and biotech sectors. Watch the full interview here.read more
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.read more
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.read more
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.read more
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.read more
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...read more
Recently, I was interviewed by MoneySense.ca after the volatility we've seen at the TSX. They ran this article: 6 Mistakes Investors Make When Markets Tank. We discussed some of the mistakes people make including: trying to time the market, leaning too heavily on...read more
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