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Are preferred shares still preferred in this investment environment?

Jun 04, 2021 |Thomas Garretson, CFA

In a time of heightened risks around higher inflation and rates, can preferred shares provide portfolio income, as well as defense, for investors?

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Inflation aftershock: The implication for investors

Jun 02, 2021 |Kelly Bogdanova

Consumer prices are the highest in years. What are the risks for the equity market?

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HealthTech: How technology can help fix health care

Jun 02, 2021 |Frédérique Carrier

Health care is plagued by the chronic conditions of bloated costs and gaps in access. But the intersection of health care and tech can offer a remedy.

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Does Europe’s rebound brighten the outlook for European equities?

May 27, 2021 |Frédérique Carrier

Europe’s economy is reviving faster than expected. We explore opportunities for European equities, which tend to outperform in cyclical upswings.

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What can investors expect from the Fed’s “taper talk”?

May 21, 2021 |Thomas Garretson, CFA

Central banks will eventually phase out the accommodative policies that have supported markets during the pandemic. Should investors be concerned?

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Five things investors should know about hydrogen’s global potential

May 11, 2021 |Kelly Bogdanova

The lightest of elements may turn out to be a heavyweight in the transition to clean energy. We examine hydrogen’s opportunities for various industries.

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Should equity investors be optimistic in 2021?

May 07, 2021 |Kelly Bogdanova

Equity markets have responded tamely to strong corporate earnings and GDP growth estimates. But investors shouldn’t overlook the bigger trends afoot.

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The UK’s growth surge

Apr 30, 2021 |Frédérique Carrier

The UK’s economic outlook has acquired a healthier glow, but we’re eyeing some non-COVID wrinkles that could impact growth prospects and UK equities.

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Impact of the Biden corporate tax hikes for earnings and the stock market

Apr 23, 2021 |Kelly Bogdanova

While higher rates will eat into corporate profits, we explain why they won’t be the make-or-break factor for U.S. equity performance.

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House prices spiked further across Canada, despite more sellers

Apr 19, 2021 |Robert Hogue

Soaring prices and the start of the spring season attracted more sellers, according to early reports from local real estate boards.

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