Oil Price Forecast

Oil Price Forecast

Oil Price and Gasoline Price Forecasts The biggest events that could drive oil prices very high haven’t happened yet.  The coming battle around Taiwan, which President Biden mentioned in his recent visit to South Korea. China’s communist leaders conducted threatening military exercises to show their anger about South Korea and Taiwan. If and when the…

Stock Market News
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Stock Market News

Stock Market News 2022 is almost upon us and forecasts and predictions are all over the place. Given the political and health issues we’re still facing, the volatility and uncertainty is not surprising. Keeping up on the latest stock market news is important for any investor.  Opportunities disappear.  Most stories are recounts of investing activity…

Calgary Real Estate Market Forecast

Calgary Real Estate Market Forecast

Calgary Housing Market and Update The residential real estate market across Calgary is similar to most housing markets including Toronto, Mississauga, Vancouver, Kelowna and Montreal.  Housing sales in the last 13 months, and in particular the first half of this year were up sharply. The question is whether sales and prices will continue rising or…

Canadian Housing Market

Canadian Housing Market

Canadian Real Estate Market Forecast Just like the US housing market, the real estate market in Canada showed remarkable strength in 2020. The Canadian benchmark price increased 8.5% last year, almost five times the rate of 1.8% in 2019. And forecasts for 2021 reflect a continued trend of high prices driven by low mortgage rates,…

US Economic Forecast Part 2

US Economic Forecast Part 2

US Economic Forecast Part 2 (Continued from Part 1) China’s manufacturing sector has been declining, particularly of late.  The communist led country is suffering the worst economic forecast of the last 50 years. China’s in more trouble than anyone will admit even if they print more money to alleviate the losses. China’s propaganda mills are…

Stock Market Outlook

Stock Market Outlook

2020 Stock Market Correction The 2020 stock market forecast was calling for more volatility.  And with the pandemic, wow did ever happen!  Good call except the cause was unforeseen. (This is an old post) If manufacturing comes back to the US, it is bound to stimulate investment, jobs, and of course stock performance. Yet, the monthly…