5 Top Weekly TSXV Stocks: Zenith Energy Streaks Ahead

Last Friday (January 18), the S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index (INDEXTSI:JX) was fair flat, rising by 0.55 points, or 0.09 percent, to reach 595.18. In news last week, investors developed an appetite for risk with the gold price taking a little dip as a result, while over in base metals, copper, zinc and nickel were up […]

5 Top Weekly TSX Stocks: NextSource Up on Permit Approval

The S&P/TSX Composite Index (INDEXTSI:OSPTX) opened 87.97 points higher on Friday (January 18) at 15,299.19, driven by consistent gains in the energy sector, keeping the TSX on track for its fourth consecutive week of gains. Oil prices were up 1.1 percent following an OPEC report indicating a significant drop in production last month, quelling worries […]

Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: Hudbay Execs Look Down the Barrel

This week in global news, the US and UK have lurched along with their respective dramas, while China and Canada have continued their war of words — now with what looks like retaliatory jailings and threats of repercussions over the role of Huawei in Canada. In the US, the shutdown continues to suck up most […]

Precious Metals Weekly Round-Up: Gold Dips as Risk Appetite Improves

Gold prices slipped on Friday (January 18) as the US dollar improved on new hope for a calm in the US-China trade dispute which lifted the stock market. The yellow metal fell to its lowest level in more than a week during Friday’s morning session and is on track for its first weekly decline in […]

5 Top Weekly TSXV Stocks: M2 Cobalt Completes Initial Drilling

Last Friday (January 11), the S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index (INDEXTSI:JX) rose by 4.81 points, or 0.81 percent, to reach 601.74. In commodities, gold spent the week gaining value as the greenback slipped, while over in base metals copper made minor gains. The news was mostly about the US shutdown while markets wavered along. On the TSX Venture […]

5 Top Weekly TSX Stocks: New Gold Shines After Q4 Results

The S&P/TSX Composite Index (INDEXTSI:OSPTX) opened 40.4 points lower on Friday (January 11) at 14,863.09, after it hit a more than one-month high on Thursday (January 10).   Six of the top 11 sectors were all lower, led by the energy sector, which dropped by 1 percent. By midday, Canada’s largest index had recovered ground lost in […]

5 Top Weekly TSX Stocks: First Mining Gold Takes the Lead

The S&P/TSX Composite Index (INDEXTSI:OSPTX) opened 124.84 points higher on Friday (January 4) at 14,337.59, driven by the energy sector which saw growth due to higher oil prices. Collectively, energy stocks were up 2.3 percent, however the sector was outperformed by health care stocks, including cannabis companies, which were up 2.7 percent. The tech sector was also […]

5 Top Weekly TSXV Stocks: Lithium Juniors Dominate

On Friday (January 4), the S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index (INDEXTSI:JX) rose 7.41 points, or 1.28 percent, to reach 585.9 points. Talk in the US was mostly about the ongoing government shutdown while markets rally (or falter depending on the time of day) and commodities follow the same paths set at the end of 2018. Gold […]

Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: Sales, Goodies and Arguments

This week the commodity markets have been mostly dominated by noise coming from the US and anxiety over the state of the global economy, as markets around the world continue their volatile streak. The calamity out of the US is mostly the government shutdown that is now stretching into its third week — with the […]

Precious Metals Weekly Round-Up: Gold Falls After Strong US Jobs Report

Gold prices fell from their six-month high on Friday (January 4), following a report that showed strong gains in the US labor market last month. The Bureau of Labor Statistics revealed 312,000 jobs were created in December, beating the expectation of job gains of around 179,000. Despite gold’s decline, the yellow metal is still poised […]

5 Top Weekly TSX Stocks: Midas Gold Leads the Pack

The S&P/TSX Composite Index (INDEXTSI:OSPTX) opened higher on Friday morning (December 28), up 64.32 points from the previous day to 14,229.53. The positive movement set the TSX up for its first weekly gain following 3 weeks of decline. The upward momentum was led by the energy sector, which was up 1.5 percent thanks to Brent crude and […]

5 Top Weekly TSX Stocks: Gold Stocks Up, TSX Down

The S&P/TSX Composite Index (INDEXTSI:OSPTX) edged higher on Friday (December 21) morning, rising 20.03 points from the previous day to reach 14,161. Those early morning gains were soon erased as Canada’s main index dipped to 14,141.23 by 10:30 a.m. EST. Seven of the country’s main sectors were down, including the energy sector, which was weighed […]

Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: Fines and Trends

In the news this week, base metals are looking like a mixed bag, with copper down, zinc up and nickel all over the place in the last few days. Meanwhile, world news has been occupied by falling stock markets and what’s starting to look more and more like a bear market. US President Donald Trump […]

Precious Metals Weekly Round-Up: Gold Rallies as Greenback Dips

The gold price climbed on Friday (December 21) and the US dollar slipped in a week that saw the US Federal Reserve allude to the idea that it may soon pause its monetary tightening campaign. While the precious metal dropped directly after the hike, it made gains later as investors reacted to the possibility that there may be […]

5 Top Weekly TSXV Stocks: Gold Juniors Lead the Pack

Last Friday (December 14), the S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index (INDEXTSI:JX) fell 0.9 points, down to 556.06 points. In news last week, gold was down after the US dollar made improvements through the week, while base metals were a mixed bag, posting lacklustre gains. Last week on the TSXV, gold explorers dominated the list of top […]

5 Top Weekly TSX Stocks: Imperial Metals Shares Up 16 Percent

The S&P/TSX Composite Index (INDEXTSI:OSPTX) was lower Friday morning (December 14). At open, the TSX was down 85.94 points from the previous day to 14,664.41.  The weak start came as a result of slipping oil prices, which weighed down the energy sector. The depressed sentiment which brought down energy stocks also weighed on 10 major […]

Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: Outlooks, Plans and Strikes

In the news this week, we look back on the big stories of the year and explore sentiments on the year to come in the world of copper. In macro news from around the world, China’s economy has reportedly slowed due to the ongoing effects of the trade war, in Europe, all eyes are still […]

Precious Metals Weekly Round-Up: Gold Falls on Firm US Dollar

Gold and silver prices declined on Friday (December 14) on the back of a strengthened greenback, which was supported by investors shifting their focus towards the expected US interest rate hike next week. As of 9:20 a.m. EST, the yellow metal was trading at US$ 1,233.70 per ounce and on track for its biggest weekly […]

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5 Top Weekly TSXV Stocks: Yellowhead Rides Takeover Wave

Last Friday (December 7), the S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index (INDEXTSI:JX) stayed well below 600 points, languishing at 570.96 points, 4.88 points up on the previous day. In commodities, gold was well up near a five-month peak while base metals continued to plod along uneventfully. Here the Investing News Network has had a look at how the […]

5 Top Weekly TSX Stocks: Kirkland Lake Up on Production Outlook Increase

The S&P/TSX Composite Index (INDEXTSI:OSPTX) opened higher on Friday (December 7), up 50.63 points, to 14,987.63. By midday, the index lost early gains despite a surge in oil prices and a strong jobs report, which eased concerns about an economic slowdown. The TSX was down 9.45 points to 14,927.55 at 11:45 a.m. EST. Last week’s […]

Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: Sales, Top Stocks and Deals

This week in base metals, copper stole the show, with plenty of news from around the world, while outside resources in the wider world of economics, US President Donald Trump made the markets skip a beat by announcing that he was a ‘tariff man’ — as if the world didn’t know already. Meanwhile, relations between China […]

Precious Metals Weekly Round-Up: Gold Up, Near Five-month Peak

Gold and silver were firm on Friday (December 7) ahead of US non-farm payrolls data and expectations that the Fed will slowdown US rate hikes in 2019. As of 9:05 a.m. EST, the yellow metal was trading at US$ 1,242.90 per ounce, pushing it towards a five-month high. As for the white metal, it was […]

Weekly Charts and Update on Equity Markets, FX Trades and Commodities

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5 Top Weekly TSXV Stocks: Monument Up on Financial Results

The S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index (INDEXTSI:JX) fell below 600 points for the first time since 2016 this week, falling to 588.57 on Friday (November 30) — 2.65 points for the day or 0.45 percent. In commodities, base metals have diverged in value with copper headed up, zinc headed down and nickel up on the week […]

5 Top Weekly TSX Stocks: Laramide Rises Following Acquisition

The S&P/TSX Composite Index (INDEXTSI:OSPTX) dropped Friday morning (November 30), down 39.8 points from the previous day to 15,154.24.  The weak start came as a result of slipping oil prices, which weighed down the energy sector. By midday, Canada’s largest exchange had recovered some of the loss following the signing of the North American trade […]

Precious Metals Weekly Round-Up: Gold Dips Ahead of US-China Talks

Gold and silver dipped on Friday (November 30) as investors awaited the expected meeting between US President Donald Trump and China’s President Xi Jinping at the G20 summit currently being held in Argentina. As of 9:20 a.m. EST, the yellow metal was trading at US$ 1,219.93 per ounce. As for the white metal, it was […]

5 Top Weekly TSXV Stocks: Marksmen Energy Up on Operational Update

The S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index (INDEXTSI:JX) fell slightly on Friday (November 23), losing 1.01 points, or 0.18 percent, to 601.34. News last week didn’t stray far from where it’s been since the trade war begun: base metals are languishing and precious metals are mirroring the US dollar. It’s also looking like the trade war is […]

5 Top Weekly TSX Stocks: Gold Stocks Lead the Way

The S&P/TSX Composite Index (INDEXTSI:OSPTX) started the day lower on Friday morning (November 23), opening 84.87 points lower than the previous day at 15,006.71. Plunging oil prices, which hit an all-year low, weighed heavily on the energy sector causing it to drop by 4.2 percent. The precious and base metals sectors fared slightly better than […]

Cannabis Weekly Round-Up: Shortage Leads Alberta to Pause Retail Applications

During the past trading week (November 19 to 23), Alberta halted the approval of new retail licenses as it faces a severe shortage of adult-use cannabis product. The “unprecedented” decision from Health Canada to seek a removal of the federal cannabis license from a public company also made headlines throughout the week alongside our recap […]