Market Insights: U.S. Online Sales Shatter Record

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Nov 27, 2020

Macroeconomic and Market Developments: North American stock markets were positive this week. In the US, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 2.21% and the S&P 500 index was up 2.28%. In Canada, the TSX Composite index was up 2.22% and is now in positive...

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Market Insights: Milestone Recession Risk™ Composite Update

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Nov 20, 2020

Macroeconomic and Market Developments: Equity markets in North America were mixed this week. The TSX Composite index in Canada was up 2.06%, however US markets were slightly lower with the Dow Jones down 0.74% and the S&P500 index down 0.78%. The Canadian...

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Retiring Abroad: Snowbirding in the Time of COVID

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Nov 16, 2020

It is November 2020, and normally Canadian snowbirds would be planning to travel somewhere warm for the winter. However, COVID-19 has changed a lot of things for a lot of people this year, and this winter’s travel season is no exception. Whether a person...

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Market Insights: Smokestacks, Stuff & Piggy Banks

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Nov 13, 2020

Macroeconomic and Market Developments: North American stock markets moved higher again this week. In Canada, the TSX Composite index was up 2.41% and in the US, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 4.09% and the S&P500 index was up 2.17%. The Canadian...

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Market Insights: Performance Post U.S. Elections

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Nov 06, 2020

Macroeconomic and Market Developments: Equity markets in North America reversed last week’s losses this week. The TSX Composite in Canada was up 4.51% and in the US, the S&P500 jumped 7.31% and the Dow rose 6.86%. Similarly, the Canadian dollar also popped...

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