Marijuana and Gold Lift CSE and TSX Venture Higher

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The Canadian Marijuana Index (CMI) is having its best month since late 2017, and it appears to be turning the tide for the CSE. The CMI has risen approximately 123.38% for the month of May thus far, lifting the CSE — which has a 35% weighting of cannabis companies — roughly 22.16% in the process. […]

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Own Gold Stocks?

Between March 2009 and April 2011, the TSX Venture was the best performing stock exchange in the world, largely due to its heavy weighting towards the mining sector. During this 25 month period, gold rallied and the U.S. dollar fell, causing the value of gold in the ground to soar and junior gold miners to […]

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Gold Equities Soar as TSXV and CSE Rebound

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Gold and marijuana stocks went ballistic Friday. With the curve flattening in most countries and unimaginable monetary stimulus and government support, equities and confidence is stabilizing. The largest benefactor to date is gold and gold equities, which are in an indisputable bull market with both trading at multi-year highs. From the GDX which hit a […]

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TSX Venture Cracks 500 As Gold Holds Above $1,700

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When it comes to the Canadian public markets, small and micro-cap stocks are usually the laggards of the bunch — the first to fall and the last to rise. And when junior exchanges like the TSX Venture and the CSE fall, they fall hard. It can take months (and even years) for them to recover […]

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IPO Financings Fall 97% MoM on TSX Venture

One of the best ways to determine market sentiment is by way of IPO financings. Whether they are rising or falling in frequency along with the amount of capital raised can often provide a sense of market strength. For Canada’s junior index, the TSX Venture, prone to collapses in confidence, its month over month decline […]

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Speculators Suffer as TSX Venture Capitulates, Again

The TSX Venture is a speculators exchange in every way. A gamblers paradise, the index rises and falls on the wings of sentiment, nothing more. In my relatively short investing life, I’ve never seen the outlook this grim. We can take solace in the fact that every pandemic in human history has ended, usually of […]

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How Can the TSX Venture Recover?

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This past week has been a bloodbath for investors – especially when it comes to Canadian junior exchanges like the TSX Venture. With fears over the economic impact of coronavirus rising, the TSX Venture is experiencing historic capitulation, having fallen from 582.55 on February 21 to as low as 479.09 before closing at 495 on […]

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Klondike Gold Corp Extends Share Purchase Warrant Expiry Date

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VANCOUVER, BC / ACCESSWIRE / February 27, 2020 / Klondike Gold Corp. (TSXV:KG)(FRA:LBDP)(OTC:KDKGF) (“Klondike Gold” or the “Company”) has extended the term of 5,575,000 warrants (the “warrants”) issued pursuant to a private placement which closed on April 4, 2017. The warrants are currently exercisable at $0.30 per share and are set to expire on April 4, 2020. […]

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TSX Venture Implodes – Falls 6% in Two Days

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The TSX Venture is in free fall as investors move to cash, and the coronavirus spreads. The risk trade is off until a massive new stimulus bill passes or the coronavirus appears to be contained. Even a new stimulus package may not have the desired effect. Not to bet against the Fed or any central […]

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The TSX Venture Could Stabilize in 2020

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Despite the fact that it appears to be losing momentum after December’s rally, the TSX Venture is off to a strong start so far in 2020. According to data from the TMX Group, total financings raised on the TSX Venture in January 2020 rose 24% in comparison to December 2019 – an increase of 59% from […]

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