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Thank you for joining us in a weekly technical look at the mid-cap oriented INK Canadian Insider (CIN) Index. After rallying more than 20 points or 1.9% and reaching as high as 1150.89 intraday on Thursday, The Index gave back a good portion of those gains as the week ended. The INK Canadian... Read more »
Nicholas Winton
Mon, 03/25/2019 1:51
While it may be one thing for the S&P 500 to fall 1.9% in one day as it did on Friday, it is quite another when it happens as bonds soar, the Treasury curve inverts, and credit spreads widen. That combination was in full effect Friday and has put global investors on edge. So, does this signal... Read more »
Ted Dixon
Sat, 03/23/2019 14:38
Short sellers reduced their positions in two healthcare stocks which have shown up positively on INK screens over the past month. On February 22nd, we wrote that shorts had boosted their bets against Khiron Life Sciences (Mostly Sunny; KHRN) right before the stock soared to new all-time highs.... Read more »
Ted Dixon
Fri, 03/22/2019 11:14
Shorts have Paramount Resources in their crosshairs based on Thursday's IIROC short report. The stock has seen its short position jump by 987,869 shares and now totals 7,352,444 shares representing 10.3% of the stock's float. The short data is as of March 15th as reported by market participants to... Read more »
Ted Dixon
Thu, 03/21/2019 13:15
With the Fed expected to leave interest rates unchanged at its meeting today, short of a surprise hawkish approach towards inflation, we suspect factors other than changes in monetary policy will be driving gold stocks for the foreseeable future. With that in mind, we thought our comments contained... Read more »
Ted Dixon
Wed, 03/20/2019 4:24
When it comes to the potential for stock market gains for the rest of the year, is the glass half full or half empty? We tackle the issue in this week's Canadian Insider Insights newsletter. We suggest that the optimists may have one important factor going their way. To get our take on what that... Read more »
Ted Dixon
Tue, 03/19/2019 3:30
Thank you for joining us in a weekly technical look at the mid-cap oriented INK Canadian Insider (CIN) Index. Last week, the Index pulled back 6.5 points or 0.5% before closing at 1128.96. MACD rose 0.9 points to -4.37. RSI our near-term momentum measure fell 6 points to 44.9 which is quite low... Read more »
Nicholas Winton
Mon, 03/18/2019 2:48
In his March 15th Howe Street broadcast, Bob Hoye from ChartsandMarkets.com reports that his firm issued a sequential sell on crude oil Friday. This follows a sequential sell they issued in late February for the S&P 500. The index subsequently fell about 2% within two weeks before rebounding... Read more »
Ted Dixon
Sat, 03/16/2019 17:08
In my latest Howe Street interview with Jim Goddard I assess the likelihood that we are heading into a recession. While we may not be there yet, I explain that insider sentiment in the US Industrials sector is flashing a warning sign. I also highlight how we have relatively bleak outlooks on... Read more »
Ted Dixon
Fri, 03/15/2019 2:10
In his March 12th Discovery Watch broadcast, John Kaiser from Kaiser Research Online addresses the question about the future of junior mining exploration in Nevada in wake of the announced deal between Barrick Gold (ABX) and Newmont Mining (NEM) to pool their assets in the state into one giant... Read more »
Ted Dixon
Wed, 03/13/2019 23:56

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