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Category: Canadian Economy (17 posts)

Canadian job market may be weakening!

Canadian job market may be weakening!

August 5, 2022 | Posted by: Andrew Wade

The Canadian Economy Is Slowing--Job Markets Will Begin To Shift The July employment report, released this morning by Statistics Canada, is a real head-scrat ...

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More bad news on the inflation front! Consumer price inflation rose further in June to 8.1% y/y, up from the 7.7% gain in May.

More bad news on the inflation front! Consumer price inflation rose further in June to 8.1% y/y, up from the 7.7% gain in May.

July 20, 2022 | Posted by: Andrew Wade

Canadian Inflation Surged to 8.1% in June Another bad inflation number was posted today. The rate of consumer inflation continued to rise, reaching 8.1% year ...

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Canadian Inflation Beats Expectations

Canadian Inflation Beats Expectations

May 20, 2022 | Posted by: Andrew Wade

Canadian Inflation Shows No Signs Of Abating Inflation at 6.8% is unmitigated bad news. The Bank of Canada looks flat-footed again, having forecast that Infl ...

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Canadian Liberal Budget

Canadian Liberal Budget

April 8, 2022 | Posted by: Andrew Wade

Affordable Housing Is A Key Theme In Federal Budget 2022 Today's budget announced a $10 billion package of proposals intended to reduce the cost of housing i ...

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Canadian CPI Inflation Rises to 5.7%

Canadian CPI Inflation Rises to 5.7%

March 22, 2022 | Posted by: Andrew Wade

Inflation Pressures Accelerating StatsCanada today reported that consumer prices rose 5.7% year-over-year in February, up again ...

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Canadian Inflation Rose Again in January to 5.1% y/y, Pressuring The Bank of Canada to Hike Rates in March

Canadian Inflation Rose Again in January to 5.1% y/y, Pressuring The Bank of Canada to Hike Rates in March

February 16, 2022 | Posted by: Andrew Wade

Inflation Ticked Up Again in January StatsCanada today reported that consumer price inflation rose to 5.1% from year-ago levels in January, compared to 4.8% ...

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Major Setback in Canada's January Employment Report

Major Setback in Canada's January Employment Report

February 4, 2022 | Posted by: Andrew Wade

No Wonder The Bank of Canada Didn't Hike Interest Rates Last Month Statistics Canada released the January Labour Force Survey this morning, reporting a much ...

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Surprising markets, the Bank of Canada held the overnight rate steady, as we expected, signalling they will remove emergency stimulus and raise the target policy rate when they meet again in March. Th

Surprising markets, the Bank of Canada held the overnight rate steady, as we expected, signalling they will remove emergency stimulus and raise the target policy rate when they meet again in March. Th

January 26, 2022 | Posted by: Andrew Wade

Bank Will Hike Rates At Next Meeting While markets were 70% certain the Bank would hike their overnight target rate today, we remained of the view that the G ...

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Canadian Inflation Hits 18-Year High

Canadian Inflation Hits 18-Year High

November 17, 2021 | Posted by: Andrew Wade

Inflation Surge Is No Need For Hysteria StatsCanada today reported that consumer price inflation rose to 4.7% from year-ago levels in October, compared to 4. ...

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In October, Canadian home sales surged 8.6%, ploughing through a modest rise in new listings as prices continued to edge higher.

In October, Canadian home sales surged 8.6%, ploughing through a modest rise in new listings as prices continued to edge higher.

November 16, 2021 | Posted by: Andrew Wade

Home Sales Surge in October Today the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) released statistics showing national existing-home sales rose a whopp ...

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Existing home sales rose 0.9% on a month-over-month (m/m) basis in September, marking the first monthly increase since March. Home prices continued to re-accelerate last month.

Existing home sales rose 0.9% on a month-over-month (m/m) basis in September, marking the first monthly increase since March. Home prices continued to re-accelerate last month.

October 15, 2021 | Posted by: Andrew Wade

Canadian Home Prices Continued to Rise As Insufficient Supply Creates Excess Demand Today the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) released statistics sho ...

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Canadian Home Sales Slow for Fourth Consecutive Month

Canadian Home Sales Slow for Fourth Consecutive Month

August 17, 2021 | Posted by: Andrew Wade

The Slowdown In Canadian Housing Continued in July Today the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) released statistics showin ...

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Canadian Job Growth Continued in July As Unemployment Rate Fell to 7.5%

Canadian Job Growth Continued in July As Unemployment Rate Fell to 7.5%

August 6, 2021 | Posted by: Andrew Wade

Canada's Jobs Recovery Continued in July Canada’s labour market continued its recovery in July as health restrictions were lifted, but the gains were s ...

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Canadian Housing Continues to Moderate in May

Canadian Housing Continues to Moderate in May

June 24, 2021 | Posted by: Andrew Wade

The Slowdown In Canadian Housing Continued in May Today, the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) rele ...

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Canada's Job Recovery slowed from third wave restrictions

Canada's Job Recovery slowed from third wave restrictions

June 5, 2021 | Posted by: Andrew Wade

Canada's Jobs Recovery Derailed By Third-Wave Restriction This morning, Statistics Canada released ...

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Housing Drove the Economic Expansion in Q1

Housing Drove the Economic Expansion in Q1

June 2, 2021 | Posted by: Andrew Wade

Yesterday's Stats Canada release showed that the economy grew at a 5.6% annualized rate in ...

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