Markets and Economy

Read our latest market commentary on of-the-moment trends so you can make informed investment decisions

Opening Market Update

NVDA carried the rest of the market up in premarket trading as demand for AI continues, while EV automakers Lucid and Rivian missed expectations and disappointed investors.

Why to Consider Longer-Term Bonds Now

Short-term bond yields are high currently, but with the Federal Reserve poised to cut interest rates investors may want to consider longer-term bonds or bond funds.

Considering Bonds? What to Know Before You Buy

After a rough couple of years, there are real opportunities in bonds. What do you need to know to make better decisions on when and what to buy?

Stocks Mixed as Tech Remains Under Pressure

The Nasdaq Composite dropped to a three-week low ahead of chipmaker Nvidia's quarterly results.

Closing Market Update

The Nasdaq Composite dropped to a three-week low ahead of chipmaker Nvidia's quarterly results.

Today's Options Market Update

Investors are on edge as volatility spiked this morning as they await Nvidia earnings after the close. Expectations are for a sharp move in either direction depending on the results. Fed minutes are also anticipated later.

Looking to the Futures

Diverging inflation readings reaffirm the Canadian dollar’s downtrend.

Stocks Extend Last Week's Losses on Tech Weakness

The Nasdaq Composite fell near its lowest level in nearly three weeks as investors waited for key chipmaker earnings.

Semiconductor Earnings Wrap With Nvidia Results

The chip sector comes into sharp focus ahead of a key earnings report, with signs of divergence in the sector.

Inflation: Too Hot?

Relatively hot inflation reports might be blips, but they reinforce why the Fed's rate-cutting cycle might be more gradual, which could be a better backdrop for stocks.