TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – February 21

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – February 21 United States• Despite heightened political uncertainty it was another good week in equity markets, with the three U.S.benchmarks reaching peaks mid-week before retracing somewhat ahead of the weekend.• U.S. data came in well above expectations with survey indicators from the NFIB, as well as the New Yorkand Philly …
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Adam Mills Team Real Estate Market Update – February 2017

February Newsletter Summary: January 2017 saw 667 homes sell in Ottawa, compared to 598 in January 2016, an increase of 11.5% The average sale price in January 2017 for a home in Ottawa was $394,001 an increase of 1.9% over January 2016; Average complete days on market in Ottawa is 109 days across all property types. Also …
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TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – February 13

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – February 13 United States• After last week’s start-of-month data dump and the prior week’s executive order deluge, this week hasbeen fairly quiet for U.S. investors.• International trade data was the only top-tier release, highlighting an improvement in the trade deficit andsuggesting some upward revision to fourth quarter GDP. Also constructive …
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TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – February 7

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – February 7 United States• Political events and communiqués from the new administration, continued to dominate the headlines –taking some of the attention away from what was a week of upbeat economic data.• The FOMC held rates steady this week, but remained upbeat about the economy – pointing to continuedimprovement in …
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TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – January 30

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – January 30 United States• Domestic data took a backseat to this week’s developments out of the oval office, where several executiveorders were signed by President Donald Trump. Markets cheered on the approval of the Keystone XL andDakota Access pipelines, but were less thrilled about the administration’s withdrawal from the TPP …
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TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – January 16

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – January 16 United States• Financial markets this week were captivated by policy-related tweets and a mid-week press conferenceby President-elect Donald Trump that, while entertaining, proved to be short on policy detail.• Retail trade data this week was broadly in line with market expectations, although the monthly advancewas driven by increased …
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