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While BlackBerry has yet to release a low-end, more affordable BB10 phone to compete with Nokia's $99 Asha 501, I don't see that as being a major problem for the company going forward; 1) Its core customer base is still the high end corporate market 2) The market for high-end phones in key international markets... read more
Between January 2012 and January 2013 central banks showed an insatiable desire for gold ! Even though prices weren't as high as they were in 2011 ($1895 in September 2011 vs $1780 September 2012) they were high enough as to give holders of the yellow metal a unique... read more
Food stocks Sysco syy, Carrefour Group and Empire Company Limited provide opportunity for investors at a time when there's not much to be enthusiastic about.
In Canada, the weaker dollar is akin to an interest rate cut, discouraging spending in that country.
In the mining industry, weaker gold and silver prices cut into profit margins last year, leading to... read more