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End of year gathering?  Stock market uptrend set to come up against stagflation fears

End of year gathering? Stock market uptrend set to come up against stagflation fears

The period between now and the end of the year marks a historically bullish home stretch of the year for US equities, especially just before and after Christmas. The question for investors is whether favorable seasonal factors will be offset by economic fundamentals. The momentum for a year-end run in equities only seems to be …

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IMV receives notification from Nasdaq regarding market value of listed securities

IMV receives notification from Nasdaq regarding market value of listed securities

DARTMOUTH, Nova Scotia, & CAMBRIDGE, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–IMV Inc. (“IMV“or the”Company”) (NASDAQ: IMV; TSX: IMV), a clinical-stage company developing a portfolio of immune-educating therapies based on its novel DPX® solid and hematological cancer treatment platform, today announced that on November 22, 2022, the Company received a notification letter from the Listing Qualifications Department of The Nasdaq …

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Why China's COVID policies are rattling investors again

Why China’s COVID policies are rattling investors again

Investors in China-related assets who had expected a significant easing of COVID restrictions were disappointed this week as the country battles the worst wave of cases since the outbreak in Shanghai earlier this year. China-related ETFs fell this week, with shares of the iShares MSCI China MCHI ETF, -1.82% lose 3.4%. The KraneShares CSI China …

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Has the market bottom been reached?  5 reasons why US stocks could continue to suffer as we approach next year.

Has the market bottom been reached? 5 reasons why US stocks could continue to suffer as we approach next year.

With the S&P 500 holding above 4,000 and the CBOE volatility gauge, known as Wall Street’s “Vix” or “fear gauge,” VIX, +0.74% having fallen to one of its lowest levels of the year, many Wall Street investors are starting to wonder if the lows are finally being reached for stocks – especially now that the …

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Investment: Active or Passive?

Investment: Active or Passive?

The merits of active and passive investing have been debated for years. On average, 35% of active equity funds outperformed their passive counterpart in the 12 months ending June this year, according to Morningstar’s Asset/Liability Barometer, which tracks the performance of 30,000 European-domiciled funds managing €7 billion (£6 billion) in assets. Active and passive: the …

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These 2 ETFs show why owning small-cap stocks is key to beating the market in times like these

These 2 ETFs show why owning small-cap stocks is key to beating the market in times like these

Small has been fine this year on Wall Street. This is because the smaller cap stocks of the S&P 500 SPX, +1.36% have largely outperformed larger cap stocks since January. The eight stocks with the largest market capitalizations at the start of the year – which at the time represented 27.2% of the total market …

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The new bull market will be led by the stocks of these three industries.  Tech and the FAANGs will fall by the wayside

The new bull market will be led by the stocks of these three industries. Tech and the FAANGs will fall by the wayside

We do not yet know if the recent rally triggers a new bull market in equities. But here’s a sure bet: once the new bull market is here, entirely different groups will lead. It will be with the old – think of the FAANGs – and with the new. To find out which new sectors …

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Here are four worrying signs that inflation may persist, from a bond fund manager

Here are four worrying signs that inflation may persist, from a bond fund manager

What last week’s consumer prices and then Tuesday’s producer price index data both show is that the market was pricing in more bad news on the inflation front than of relief, and therefore large short cover rallies when the data is weaker than expected. SocGen This graph from Societe Generale clearly shows that the biggest …

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The floodgates are open to grandparents to save on college for grandkids

The floodgates are open to grandparents to save on college for grandkids

If you’re a grandparent looking to save the day by helping your grandkids pay for college, take a look at a tax-efficient 529 college savings plan before the end of the year. Rule changes to federal financial aid calculations in 2023 mean new investment opportunities are open for family members to help without hurting financial …

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Yes, you can invest as little as $100: Here are 4 ways to get started

Yes, you can invest as little as $100: Here are 4 ways to get started

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