Market and Economic Update

We will cover a range of themes, ranging from economic conditions and COVID-19 vaccination progress to corporate profit trends, stock market risk, and data on investing at all-time highs.

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Recent Updates

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Equity markets are facing a perfect storm of challenges

May 19, 2022 | Kelly Bogdanova

This unique period’s headwinds are flummoxing investors. Ironically, when sentiment decidedly sours, that’s usually not the time to give up on the market.

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Canadian inflation elevated but may be close to peak

May 18, 2022 | Claire Fan

We expect higher interest rates, both in Canada and abroad, will ultimately begin to cool demand and price pressures as the year progresses.

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Audio Commentary: Inflation, the growth outlook, and some thoughts on fixed income

May 17, 2022 | Mark Bayko & Jim Allworth

A discussion of the outlook for inflation and its impact on the broader economy and markets, as well as an update on our recession scorecard.

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Can this volatile stock market regain momentum?

May 13, 2022 | Kelly Bogdanova

Today’s peculiar challenges are well outside the scope of a normal business cycle. We size up the situation and the prospects for equities from here.

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Audio commentary: Where we are today, and where we might be headed

May 12, 2022 | Tylar Lunke & Michael Schuette

A discussion of market activity, diversification’s recent pitfalls, and how to keep a long-term view in periods of volatility.

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