Markets opened in the green today (Earth Day), as the latest stimulus package from the US is approved.
A couple of items to look at this morning:
First, I’m attaching our synopsis of the various programs (so far) in place to assist with the COVID-19 crisis. These things tend to stack on top of one another, but here’s what we have so far. (This might be especially helpful for a child, grandchild, etc.):
*insert pdf here*
Next, a short “10-Minute Take” interview, featuring Michael Tran, RBC Capital Markets’ Energy Strategist
Earlier this week, for the first time, the price of West Texas Intermediate futures plunged into negative territory. It’s the market sending oil producers a message: “We’re awash in oil. Stop production for a while.” Michael Tran joins us on the podcast to explain what it means for global markets as well as Canadian production.
Enjoy your day!
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