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Frances Horodelski
Oct 31 2014

I feel a month-end pile-on

By Frances Horodelski, Anchor
On BNN, we’ll be watching BlackBerry (John Chen has been leading the company for a year and Amber Kanwar will have an anniversary interview), Sony (on surprisingly strong PlayStation sales), Aegerion (on a disappointing financial report and the on-going saga of its CEO’s involvement in the nasty divorce of a Wall Street investment banker), miners in Burkina Faso (as the government has been dissolved and protestors have burned the Parliament buildings – not a first for unrest in the country), Abbvie on reaction to a positive surprise, TD Bank as the next CEO says the U.S. buying binge is over and Callidus Capital (CBL) on a business update.
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Frances Horodelski
Oct 30 2014

Digesting the Fed, earnings, and the technical picture

By Frances Horodelski, Anchor
Today we will focus on the Fed – and gold, and bonds, and equities, and other commodities and growth and wages and inflation and labour and inequality even – every possible connection. We might even ask – will it ever come back?
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Frances Horodelski
Oct 29 2014

Grow up, folks

By Frances Horodelski, Anchor
The calendar is all about earnings and the Fed. Stick with BNN for all the details as we cover real estate, gold, Hewlett Packard’s 3D printing entry and the CEO of Cameco which should be reporting results any moment.
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Frances Horodelski
Oct 28 2014

Be patient - the best investors are

By Frances Horodelski, Anchor
The day is starting with risk on and I’m seeing “new highs” around the corner for the S&P 500 from a lot of analysts. On the energy side, interesting dynamics with new buyers coming in suggesting that the worst is over. Be careful out there – but there seem to be interesting opportunities. And remember – wait a minute at least as an investor.
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Frances Horodelski
Oct 27 2014

The calendar is full

By Frances Horodelski, Anchor
The calendar this week is full as is our chase list. There will be 160 S&P 500 companies reporting results. The tally so far, 70% have beat earnings with an earnings growth rate of 7.6% and a negative to positive outlook ratio of 3 to 1 for Q4.
Filed in: International » Continue Reading
Frances Horodelski
Oct 24 2014

'Real markets are about bonds'

By Frances Horodelski, Anchor
In Canada, we’ll be watching gold stocks with West Africa exposure especially Iamgold given the news that there is the first case of Ebola in Mali. Also in Canada, Bloomberg highlighting the rising put positioning in Burger King as some worry about the ability for it to complete its Tim Hortons takeout.
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Frances Horodelski
Oct 23 2014

Eyes on Ottawa

By Frances Horodelski, Anchor
Today we’ll focus on analysis and follow-up with respect to yesterday’s events in Ottawa. We’ll focus on the costs and economic implications of the potential for rising risks associated with Canada being a target internally or externally for radicalized individuals.
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Frances Horodelski
Oct 22 2014

What do you call the opposite of a correction?

By Frances Horodelski, Anchor
Earnings remain a focus including Yahoo! (better than expected – although the key will be the tax-efficient way to realize the Alibaba assets), CNR (a record low operating ratio, the lowest of any Class 1 railroad plus a 24% increase in earnings per share. Scotia notes a “nice big divvy coming in January”, as much as a 24% increase). This morning we’ve already heard from Boeing (beat and raise), Dow Chemical (beat), Biogen (beat and raise) and EMC (miss).
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