The You First Blog

Hello to all You First readers!  We hope you are enjoying the sunny weather and the reopening of the city. We have passed the halfway mark of 2021 and we would like to provide you with a visual update of the major investment themes observed this year. The early phase of the business cycle, marked… Read More

Most major North American stock markets hit fresh all-time highs this week. The S&P 500, Nasdaq and Dow Jones all closed at all-time highs on Friday. The S&P 500 closed at 4,352 and is up 15.87% year-to-date. The Dow Jones closed at 34,786 and is up 13.66% year-to-date. The Nasdaq closed at 14,639 and is… Read More

Please be aware that effective 2021, our office’s new main number will be 604-682-1847. Note that the toll-free number – 1-877-688-2199 – will be unchanged at this time. Please let us know if you have any questions or concerns about this change.   Weekly Update – By The Numbers North America Friday Close Weekly Change… Read More

Please be aware that effective July 1st 2021, our office’s new main number will be 604-682-1847. Note that the toll-free number – 1-877-688-2199 – will be unchanged at this time. Please let us know if you have any questions or concerns about this change. Weekly Update – By The Numbers North America Friday Close Weekly… Read More

Toronto Stock Exchange Breaches 20,000 Mark On Tuesday June 1st, the S&P/TSX Composite reached the 20,000-mark for the first time. On Friday, the TSX closed the day at 20,029.19, the first trading day the TSX closed above 20,000. The TSX has been one of the strongest-performing indices thus far in 2021. The Canadian economy is… Read More