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INK Canadian Insider Index Gains 1.3%, rises alongside surging copper, oil

Thank you for joining us in a weekly technical look at the mid-cap oriented INK Canadian Insider (CIN) Index. Last week, the Index saw its newfound momentum snowball as it continued its rally 14.8 points or 1.3% to finish at 1113.08.

Video Summary: Big bets on Barrick

In a Research Highlights post Monday, we asked if Barrick Gold (ABX) had what it takes to make it into the INK September Top 40 stock report. On Thursday we revealed the answer in our September 5th INK Morning report. Here is the video summary of the morning report.

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Insights: A contrarian fall setup

This week's Insights newsletter looks at how the fall might be shaping up as a good one for contrarians. Keeping with that theme, our Insider of the Week takes a value-oriented approach to investing while our video clip of the week assesses which business model may be winning in the cannabis space. Click here to read.

INK Canadian Insider Index surges 2.5%, outperforms US market, oil, copper

Thank you for joining us in a weekly technical look at the mid-cap oriented INK Canadian Insider (CIN) Index. Last week, the Index rallied strongly from oversold conditions, surging 26.35 points or 2.5%, to close at 1098.30.

Video Summary: Is the winning cannabis business model starting to emerge?

Here is the video summary of the August 26th INK Morning report where we compare insider activity at Canopy Growth (WEED) to Auxly Cannabis Group (XLY) and suggest it may tell us something about which business model is stronger.

Hoye: The gold/silver ratio to make new highs

In his latest interview, market historian Bob Hoye from answers some key questions that are on the minds of just about all precious metals investors right now. The first question is whether gold has entered a multi-decade bull market? He believes that as the current financial bubble concludes and we enter a financial contraction, it will set up a bull market for the real price of gold. For signs that we are in the depths of a contraction, he will be watching for a low in US nominal long-dated interest rates confirmed by a low in a wholesale price index or in commodities. He believes, both the coming contraction and bull market in the real price of gold could last about 20 years.

Video Summary: Insiders are buying at high-yield Chemtrade Logistics Income Fund

Chemtrade Logistics Income Fund (CHE.UN) has been outperforming since our August 22nd INK Morning report. Here is the video summary of that report where we look at what might explain the high yield at the income trust.

Insights: The answer is no

Jerome Powell failed to give markets a boost with his Jackson Hole speech. So what is next? We tackle that question in the latest Insights. Our broadcast of the week makes the case for a contrarian's market while our insider of the week is Warren Buffett. Click here to read the latest edition of Insights.

INK Canadian Insider Index holds 1071 as markets, copper dive

Thank you for joining us in a weekly technical look at the mid-cap oriented INK Canadian Insider (CIN) Index. Last week, the INK CIN saw a strong initial surge from heavily oversold conditions, rising as high as 1093.97 intraday. However, the Index could not hold those gains amid weakness in world markets, and it pulled back steeply to 1071.95. It did, however, manage a nominal gain of 0.94 points or 0.1% over the prior week.

Video Summary: CEO bets NFI Group will shift back into high gear


As markets tanked on Friday, the shares of  NFI Group (NFI) rode higher. Here is the video summary of the INK Research August 19th INK Morning report where we suggested that based on our signals that NFI Group shares may be set to reverse their slide. Yield hunters take note, as the stock currently sports a 6.2% prospective annual dividend yield.


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