TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – April 25/17

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – April 25 United States• Investor sentiment remained relatively upbeat this week on constructive economic data, positive earningsreports, and hopes for near-term pro-growth policies.• Still, safe-haven assets remained in demand, supported by rising geopolitical tensions and anxiety overthe first round of the French presidential election this Sunday.• Overall, economic data has …
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Adam Mills Team Real Estate Market Update – April 2017

Below is a quick snapshot of the Ottawa Real Estate Market and a link to our full newsletter. April Newsletter Summary: March 2017 saw 1,485 homes sell in Ottawa, compared to 1,160 in March 2016, an increase of 28%; The average sale price in March 2017 for a home in Ottawa was $415,467 an increase of …
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TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – April 7/17

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – April 7 United States• Following the failure to repeal and replace the ACA, market participants questioned the new administration’sability to move forward with pro-growth policies. As such, major indicators opened lower on Monday,but risk sentiment recovered quickly as the week progressed.• Positive developments included pending home sales data and an …
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TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – March 27

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – March 27 United States• Stock markets inched lower this week as odds increase that the promise of regulatory reforms and taxcuts will be delayed.• Normally falling stocks, dollar, oil, and Treasury yields would suggest concern about the health of theU.S. economy. However, the data this week remained supportive of an …
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TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – March 20

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – March 20 United States• The Fed carried out its well-telegraphed rate hike this week. Despite the Fed’s hawkish messaging inadvance of the decision, its expectations for rate increases were unchanged, leading bond yields to dip.• The Fed edged up its economic forecast for 2018, as did TD Economics in our …
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Adam Mills Team Real Estate Market Update – March 2017

March Newsletter Summary: February 2017 saw 1,010 homes sell in Ottawa, compared to 908 in February 2016, an increase of 11.2% The average sale price in February 2017 for a home in Ottawa was $417,374 an increase of 8.5% over February 2016; Average complete days on market in Ottawa is 94 days across all property types. Also …
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TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – March 13

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – March 13 United States• Markets continued to price in lofty odds for a Fed hike next week, putting further upward pressure on the2 year treasury yield – which remained near a nine-year high. The U.S. dollar also remained relativelywell supported up 0.2% on the week. Meanwhile, equity markets took somewhat …
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