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From avoiding energy to ‘not buying Amazon’: Barometer's Diana Avigdor is one of five Canadian money managers who reveal their best and worst decisions in 2018 @davigdor @BNNBloomberg #barometer

Progressing? 1994 vs. 2018...six rate hikes, fears that expansion would falter, two separate corrections - early year and fall (higher lows)...the second retested lows, rallied three days and then follow-thru day. What came next...priceless. Correction complete? $SPY $QQQ $IWM


Positive divergences...$QQQ lows and brief undercut vs. Semis $XSD and Transports $IYT ...higher lows and rising relative strength since October...bonds not rallying...this is not a recessionary read thru. Transports and Semis are cyclical eco sensitive assets. Would be cratering


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The rate at which Americans are quitting their jobs is on the rise…and that’s a good thing.

An upward trend in the job quitting rate in the U.S. signals strength in the labour market. Why? In good times people are more likely to quit their jobs because getting a new job is generally easier. When the economy starts to weaken, employees recognize these signals early and change their behaviour, making them far


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