Market Insights: Bullish Sentiment Plummets

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Sep 17, 2021

Macroeconomic and Market Developments: North American markets were down slightly this week. In Canada, the S&P/TSX Composite Index was down 0.67%. In the U.S., the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.07% and the S&P 500 Index down 0.58%. The Canadian...

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Market Insights: Putting a Price on Emissions

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Sep 10, 2021

Macroeconomic and Market Developments: North American markets were lower this week. In Canada, the S&P/TSX Composite Index was down by 0.94%. In the U.S., the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 2.15% and the S&P 500 Index declined 1.68%. The Canadian...

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Market Insights: September Seasonal Headwinds?

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Sep 03, 2021

Macroeconomic and Market Developments: North American markets were mixed this week. In Canada, the S&P/TSX Composite Index was up 0.94%. In the U.S., the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.25% and the S&P 500 Index was up 0.58%. The Canadian dollar...

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Market Insights: Oil Prices Break Slide With Strong Reversal

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Aug 27, 2021

Macroeconomic and Market Developments: North American markets were positive this week. In Canada, the S&P/TSX Composite Index was up 1.46%. In the US, the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 0.96% and the S&P 500 Index was up 1.53%, closing above 4...

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Market Insights: Economic Recovery Continues

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Aug 20, 2021

Macroeconomic and Market Developments: North American markets were lower last week. In Canada, the S&P/TSX Composite Index was down 0.87%. In the US, the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 1.11% and the S&P 500 Index lower by 0.60%. The Canadian dollar...

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Market Insights: S&P 500 Earnings Bonanza

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Aug 13, 2021

Macroeconomic and Market Developments: North American markets were positive this week. In Canada, the S&P/TSX Composite Index was up 0.21%. In the US, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.87% and the S&P 500 Index up 0.72%. The Canadian dollar finished...

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Market Insights - Leading Indicators Suggest Economic Growth Dialing Back Modestly

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Aug 06, 2021

Macroeconomic and Market Developments: North American markets were up this week. In Canada, the S&P/TSX Composite Index increased by 0.96%. In the US, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.71% and the S&P 500 Index increased 0.86%. The Canadian dollar...

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Market Insights: U.S. Consumer Spending Unleashed

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Jul 30, 2021

Macroeconomic and Market Developments: North America markets dipped early in the week but made a positive climb by Friday. In Canada, the S&P/TSX Composite Index rose 1.01%. In the US, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down slightly by just over 1%...

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Market Insights - Earnings Season as Good as it Gets

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Jul 23, 2021

Macroeconomic and Market Developments: North America markets were positive this week, shaking off a big down day on Monday. In Canada, the S&P/TSX Composite was up 1.03%. In the US, the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 1.08% and the S&P 500 Index...

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Market Insights: Peak Inflation?

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Jul 16, 2021

Macroeconomic and Market Developments: North America markets were down this week. In Canada, the S&P/TSX Composite Index declined 1.19%. In the US, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.52% and the S&P 500 Index dropped 0.97%. The Canadian dollar...

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