Weekly Insights

February 21, 2018 | Ronald J. Wilcock


February 15, 2018 - Insights into the equity, fixed-income, currency and commodity markets from RBC Wealth Management.

What an Olympic Weekend! Canada is solidly in 3rd place with 19 medals. What fun!


Past Week; Speaking of fun, equity markets swung back up this past week as they continue to sort out what to make of higher interest rates set against a strong economic backdrop. The SP500 for example was up 4.3% with its strongest single week since 2013. We expect that further volatility will be in the cards in 2018, however, our analysts still forecast the markets to have a positive year.


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The puzzling inflation puzzle

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The Weekend/Weather; Warmer weather including some rain seems to be in the forecast this week.



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