A survey conducted by the Canadian Institute of Actuaries (CIA) reveals that Canadians underestimate their life expectancy by almost four years
While small cap stocks have traded at a premium relative to large cap stocks for most of the last two decades, the last three years have bucked this trend.
Companies in the TSX Composite Index are reporting earnings for the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2023. If looking only at the strength we have seen in equity markets, it would be easy to assume that everything is on track for a strong finish to the 2023 earnings year. However, analysts have forecasted that Q4 2023 earnings will be down 1.1% from the same period in 2022.
Canadians have more choices than ever to grow their investments in a tax-efficient manner through registered investment vehicles such as RRSP, RESP, RDSP, TFSA, and the more recent FHSA. Unfortunately, for most Canadians, maximizing all options is just not a realistic expectation.
Exploring the evolving market for fuel and food at convenience stores, and the implications for investors.
While economic and market risks are evident, CIO Mathew Hermary highlights an attractive environment for risk-conscious value investors.