5 from 5i: Aging and equities, selling stocks for the long term

Barkha Rani Sep 25, 2020
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Market View

Major North American indices are set for their first monthly loss since April, as rising coronavirus cases trumped domestic stimulus news. Canadian dollar slips to a two-month low. The U.S. dollar slipped. The Canadian dollar was 74.59. U.S. S&P500 slid 0.5% this week and the TSX ended the week down 0.4%.

It was a mixed week with mostly reds. Healthcare slipped 8.8%, followed by energy, down 5.2%. Materials slid by 4.0%, and financials by 0.9%. Consumer staples rose by 4.9%, and technology by 3.8%. Consumer discretionary and industrials rose by 2.0%, each. The most heavily traded shares by volume were Just Energy, Suncor Energy, and Kinross Gold.

5 from 5i

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