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Frances Horodelski
Jul 23 2015

Not everyone is convinced a U.S. rate hike is on tap

By Frances Horodelski, Anchor
Despite all the talk of a rate hike as almost inevitable by the Fed in September, the futures markets and economists are right on the fence at 50:50 (similar to the on-the-fence view of the Street going into the Bank of Canada’s rate cut last week). Next week’s FOMC meeting will provide important tells.
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Frances Horodelski
May 28 2015

Canadian banks takes centre stage

By Frances Horodelski, Anchor
“Please, God, just one more bubble.” – Bumper sticker, Silicon Valley, 2003.
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Frances Horodelski
Feb 26 2015

Bits and pieces of Thursday

By Frances Horodelski, Anchor
The calendar is full of earnings including Loblaw (beat), TD (in line with dividend hike), Canadian Tire (miss but revenue better), CIBC (beat and dividend hike), Catamaran (beat with revenue above estimates), Stantec (miss although revenue better).
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Frances Horodelski
Feb 25 2015

Lots of earnings to drive activity

By Frances Horodelski, Anchor
Busy morning. We have lots of Canadian earnings that will drive activity including Royal Bank with a beat and a two-cent dividend hike, National Bank reports a two-cent beat, Encana with a miss and a cut in 2015 capital expenditures, Magna reported better than expected earnings, split the stock two-for-one and raised the dividend to 44 cents per quarter from 38 cents.
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Frances Horodelski
Feb 24 2015

A day of banks and bankers

By Frances Horodelski, Anchor
We’ll be softly killed by banks and bankers today.
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Frances Horodelski
Feb 11 2015

Something is out of whack!

By Frances Horodelski, Anchor
“Just because someone says it, doesn’t make it so” – me
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Dec 03 2014

Banks: both Big and Central

By Greg Bonnell, Reporter
Barclays says it appears Royal’s earnings were much stronger that BMO’s. It anticipates a relief rally in RY shares this morning given the 1.6% drop yesterday. From Big to Central. We’ll get a rate decision and statement from the Bank of Canada at 10 a.m. ET. No one expects the Bank to move off its 1% overnight rate, so the focus will be on the statement.
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Oct 27 2014

The stress test should have been more stressful

By Andrew McCreath, BNN Markets Commentator
Andrew saw no surprises from the ECB health check of lenders, but says conditions in Europe have worsened since the tests were designed six months ago. Brazil's president was re-elected on a slim margin. Plus, Andrew's outlook on oil.
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