Earnings Matter

January 21, 2022 |Mike Allington

The new year has gotten off to a poor start. The main culprit has been raising bond yields. Much of the weakness has been focused in the growth pockets. We discuss why earnings may play a more important role going forward in driving equity returns.

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How can technology make growth inclusive?

January 11, 2022 |Frédérique Carrier

Pivotal contributions to economies can be made by underutilised parts of society. Technology can promote economic inclusion, and in doing so, boost growth.

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For Bryan and Sarah, accessing their wealth accounts online is all about convenience

November 01, 2021 |RBC Wealth Management

Discover why it’s so easy for HGTV Canada’s Bryan and Sarah Baeumler to stay in touch with their wealth management team on the go – with the all-new RBC Wealth Management experience on the RBC Mobile app.

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It was a big week for the technology sector

July 30, 2021 |Mike Allington

Many large technology companies reported second quarter results over the past week that were solid overall, with the odd exception here and there. It reflects the favourable demand environment for the range of products and services they offer.

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Canadian Equities Lead the Way

June 04, 2021 |Mike Allington

The Canadian equity market has been one of the best performing this year. In Canadian dollar terms, the market is up by an even bigger margin. We’ll focus on what’s been driving the market and its outlook going forward.

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A big week for the Technology Sector

April 30, 2021 |Mike Allington

The technology sector represents the largest weight in global markets. This weeks relatively strong earnings reports remind investors that future prospects remain bright. Diversification can offset vulnerabilities within high growth technology.

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Automation advancements lead to new products and higher productivity

November 19, 2020 |Dan Smith, CFA

Advancements in computing power and mechanical technology can lower manufacturers’ costs, and bring added quality and customization to their products.

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5G communications networks: Enabling next-generation technology

November 05, 2020 |Dan Smith, CFA

The 5G rollout should lead to a meaningful increase in communications equipment sales growth and more wide spread adoption of cutting-edge technology.

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Cybersecurity and the digital transformation of business

October 21, 2020 |Lindsay Strickland

Cybersecurity was already in focus, but COVID-19 has front-loaded years of future spending into the near term, fostering new business processes.

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Streaming services have accelerated during COVID-19. Will this continue?

October 08, 2020 |Tasneem- Azim-Khan, CFA

The pandemic has magnified the value proposition of streaming services and could potentially accelerate the cord-cutting and cord-shaving trends towards cable TV.

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