Market Insights: Oversold Readings Finally Reached

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Sep 24, 2021

Macroeconomic and Market Developments: North American markets were volatile beginning with a big sell-off on Monday but recovered and ended mixed by the end of the week. In the U.S., the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 0.62% and the S&P 500 Index...

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Retiring Abroad: Can a Canadian Invest Their Way Into Spending More Time in the U.S.?

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

There are many great countries for Canadians to retire to or just spend more of their time even before retirement, but the most popular by far is still the United States. With a similar culture to Canada, beautiful locations like Florida, Arizona and...

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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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Wealth Strategies: Family Farms & Fisheries Tax Treatment - Bill C208 Passed

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Aug 05, 2021

Tax treatment of intergenerational transfers of family farms and fisheries has been a long-standing issue facing many Canadians, after several prior failed attempts to amend this, Bill C-208 has thankfully and finally addressed this concern and offers...

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