2021 Could Be the Year of the Small-Cap

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2021 may turn out to be the “Year of the Small-Cap” if this month is any indication. We’re a little over two weeks into the year, and the Russell 2000 Index is up 8.93% while the TSX Venture Index and the CSE Composite Index are up 6.41% and 19.46%, respectively. Suffice to say, this is […]

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TSX Venture Trades Through 900 – Records Highest Close Since 2014

TSX Venture liquidity and volume soar

The TSX Venture cleared 900 again in early trading Wednesday. The exchange put in an epic run in 2020 and shows no signs of slowing down this year. What continues to stand out to me is the number of sectors heating up and the increased liquidity. Take a look at the Venture over the past […]

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Canadian Small-Cap Market Proves Resilient in 2020

Canadian Small-Cap Market Proves Resilient in 2020

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The Best Time to Buy the TSX Venture is Here

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It goes without saying that 2020 has been one of the most volatile years for small-cap investors yet. But, the best time to buy the TSX Venture is almost here. After being crushed to a low of around 338 in March following the emergence of Covid-19, the TSX Venture Index catapulted approximately 140% to 816 […]

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Speculative Buying Frenzy Hits TSX Venture

The TSX Venture is enjoying a speculative buying frenzy across multiple markets. I haven’t seen this level of speculation on the Venture in a long time. And I can’t remember ever seeing it across so many sectors. From health and wellness to gaming, psychedelics, and even cannabis and gold – speculators are bidding up TSX […]

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CitiGroup $2,500 Gold Forecast for 2021

Citi forecasts $2,500 gold price in 2021

The gold price and related equities remain under pressure as 2020 comes to a close. It remains a frustrating period for many investors, despite the necessary consolidation taking place in precious metals. A perfect storm of epic stimulus and inflation fears took gold to record highs in 2020; now, many investors and speculators are concerned […]

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TSX Venture Has One of its Biggest Rallies of the Year

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Last week, the TSX Venture had one of its biggest rallies of the year, soaring ~9.5% from approximately 678 to roughly 742. While gold played a significant role in the TSX Venture’s recent recovery (the price of gold rose ~4.2% from US$1,866.40 US$1,944.94 in the same timeframe), increased demand for global equities certainly didn’t hurt. […]

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TSX Venture Experiences Painful September Selloff

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With major indices and the price of gold showing weakness, TSX Venture investors are facing a painful “September selloff” – something the Bank of America warned of early on in the month. While the TSX Venture’s September selloff has historically been marginal (over the past decade, the Venture has only declined an average of ~3% […]

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TSX Venture Financings Top $1 Billion in August

Despite Covid-19 and the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression, money is flowing into TSX Venture financings at a historic rate. Total TSX Venture Financings top $1 billion in August Capital flowing into the mining space is approaching historic levels as gold maintains its price above $1,900 per ounce, and investors pile into speculative […]

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Gold Miners Have a Big Problem

Many years from now, investors will talk about the bull market for gold miners that began in 2019/2020. They will reminisce about the premiums major miners paid for previously unknown juniors; and how historic stimulus and money printing took the precious metal to all-time highs. Of course, they’ll also talk about who got rich and […]

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