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Final follow-up – Profiting from a Potential Drop in the Price of Domtar Corp. Shares
December 19, 2016
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Final follow-up – Profiting from a Potential Drop in the Price of Domtar Corp. Shares

Martin Noël

Underlying asset   Domtar Corp. (UFS) Domtar is a Quebec paper producer with its head office in Montreal. It is the third largest North American manufacturer of office paper. Domtar also owns forests, which figure among the best managed based on the principles and criteria of the FSC certification and labelling system....

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Mixed Horizontal Calendar Spread on Units of XIU
November 29, 2016
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Mixed Horizontal Calendar Spread on Units of XIU

Martin Noël

  Units of XIU (iShares S&P/TSX 60 Index ETF) closed the week at a price of $22.23, but this was shortly after climbing to $22.50. The RSI indicator and the stochastic oscillator are down slightly, after both giving overbought readings. Although nothing can be said for sure, this situation may indicate that XIU is...

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After Trump ?
November 16, 2016
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After Trump ?

Richard Croft

Surprise!!! To say that Trump’s ascension to the Presidency caught the markets off guard would be an understatement. By midnight last Tuesday the US index futures were down limit in overseas trading. Yet by the time North American markets opened Wednesday morning, the indexes had recovered most of the overnight losses. So...

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Final Follow-up – Writing Covered Calls on Units of XFN
November 14, 2016
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Final Follow-up – Writing Covered Calls on Units of XFN

Martin Noël

  Underlying Asset   iShares S&P/TSX Capped Financials Index The iShares S&P/TSX Capped Financials Index ETF seeks to provide long-term capital growth by replicating, to the extent possible, the performance of the S&P/TSX Capped Financials Index, net of expenses. The index is comprised of constituents of...

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Follow-up #4 – A campaign to write put options on POW
October 31, 2016
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Follow-up #4 – A campaign to write put options on POW

Martin Noël

Underlying Asset Power Corporation of Canada (POW) Power Corporation of Canada is a diversified international management and holding company. Through its subsidiary, Power Financial Corporation (TSX), it owns interests in companies in the financial services sector in Canada, the United States and Europe. Through its subsidiary...

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Getting Paid to Buy XGD
October 31, 2016
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Getting Paid to Buy XGD

Martin Noël

Underlying asset iShares S&P/TSX Global Gold Index Fund (XGD) The iShares S&P/TSX Global Gold Index ETF seeks to provide long-term capital growth by replicating, to the extent possible, the performance of the S&P Global Gold Index, net of expenses. The Index is comprised of constituents of the S&P/TSX Global...

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October 31, 2016
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Position Follow-up – Power Corporation of Canada (POW)

Martin Noël

Underlying Asset   Power Corporation of Canada (POW) Power Corporation of Canada is a diversified international management and holding company. Through its subsidiary, Power Financial Corporation (TSX), it owns interests in companies in the financial services sector in Canada, the United States and Europe. Through its...

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When Good Stocks Do Bad Things
October 31, 2016
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When Good Stocks Do Bad Things

Jason Ayres

Time and time again we see good stocks fall victim to the emotional roller coaster ride that is the market. Whether it’s a rumour that may be circulating around a certain company or a surprise earnings miss, often times we will see good, fundamentally strong stocks do bad things as panicked investors run for the exit. From...

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Options Education Day in Vancouver & Calgary – Oct. 15-16, 2016
October 19, 2016
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Options Education Day in Vancouver & Calgary – Oct. 15-16, 2016

Montréal Exchange

On behalf of the Montréal Exchange, we would like to thank all participants for your attendance at our recent Options Education Day in Vancouver and Calgary. We sincerely hope that the knowledge you gained over the course of the sessions will help you achieve your objectives as an investor.     Discussing the Put...

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For its 10-Year anniversary, The Montréal Exchange Blog gets a New Look!
October 04, 2016
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For its 10-Year anniversary, The Montréal Exchange Blog gets a New Look!

Montréal Exchange

The Montréal Exchange is proud to reveal the new look of its options blog for its 10-year anniversary. The forum now features a brand new look, new contributors and new tips to profit from the use of options! You can now more easily navigate the blog on your computer, tablet or smart phone and find articles by authors or...

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