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Demystifying the economy |  How is the stock dividend yield calculated?

Demystifying the economy | How is the stock dividend yield calculated?

Every Saturday, one of our journalists answers, in the company of experts, one of your questions about economy, finance, markets, etc. Posted at 6:00 a.m. I would like to know on what basis the dividend yield per share is calculated in the stock information, day by day. michael boisvert Before explaining the calculation of the …

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Demystifying the economy |  Who benefits from high interest rates?

Demystifying the economy | Who benefits from high interest rates?

Every Saturday, one of our journalists answers, in the company of experts, one of your questions about economy, finance, markets, etc. Posted at 8:00 a.m. Other than savers, who benefits from high interest rates? C. Rivet To adequately answer this question, Press He called Nathalie Elgrally, a senior economist at the Montreal Economic Institute and …

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Demystifying the economy |  Quantitative easing by central banks: what is it?

Demystifying the economy | Quantitative easing by central banks: what is it?

Every Saturday, one of our journalists answers, in the company of experts, one of your questions about economics, finance, markets, etc. Posted yesterday at 6:00 am Martin Vallieres Press When we talk about central banks and economics, what does the expression “quantitative easing” or “QE” mean in reference to the English term “quantitative easing”? What …

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Demystifying the economy |  What are the effects of monetary tightening on financial and real estate markets?

Demystifying the economy | What are the effects of monetary tightening on financial and real estate markets?

Every Saturday, one of our journalists answers, in the company of experts, one of your questions about economics, finance, markets, etc. Posted yesterday at 6:00 am Andre Dubuc Press Good morning. From what I understand, low interest rates and monetary easing by central banks have fueled the rise in stock and real estate markets. Interest …

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Stock Market: Wall Street closes higher, bargain hunting and confidence in the US economy

Stock Market: Wall Street closes higher, bargain hunting and confidence in the US economy

(Photo: Getty Images) MARKET REVIEWS. The New York Stock Exchange closed higher on Thursday, buoyed by bargain hunting and sentiment that while the US economy is slowing, it remains well positioned. A broad rally led by the technology and materials sectors helped the Toronto Stock Exchange close higher on Thursday, as investors continued to interpret …

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