Breakout for Metro (MRU.TO) after quarterly release

Metro 10-month daily chart showing the breakout after the quarterly release. Metro will test major resistance at 48. RSI and MACD are confirming the intermediate uptrend and near-term uptrend.

Metro 10-Month daily chart showing the breakout after the quarterly release. Metro will test major resistance at 48.

Metro (MRU.TO) 10-Month Daily Chart

Sales in the second quarter of 2017 reached $2,902.4 million, up 0.7% compared to $2,882.0 million in the second quarter of 2016. Same-store sales were up 0.3% (5.0% in the same quarter last year). Our food basket experienced more deflation than in the previous quarter, at about 2.0% (inflation of 3.0% last year), which largely explains our modest sales growth.

We realized net earnings of $132.4 million in the second quarter of 2017, an increase of 6.0% from $124.9 million for the corresponding quarter of 2016, and fully diluted net earnings per share of $0.56 versus $0.51 in 2016, an increase of 9.8%. Read more of the report………..

Metro Inc’s surging profit beats expectations as cost controls pay off.   Link to the article.

http://corpo.metro.ca/en/investor-relations.html

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Canadian dollar testing support again at $0.7400

Major trend is down with plenty of headwinds

Canadian dollar chart showing the near-term downtrend and the support test at 74

Canadian Dollar 7-Month Daily Chart

Reference the last chart analysis for the Canadian dollar when it had a little tailwind.

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Is the S&P 500 Index overvalued based on historical metrics?

chart showing the S&P 500 Index as the numerator and the U.S. GDP as the denominator.

The Barron’s article.

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Bank of America (BAC) testing major support at $22

Major uptrend and intermediate uptrend for Bank of America. The near-term downtrend is testing the $22 support level. This could be an entry point.

Bank of America 3-Year Weekly Candlestick Chart at major support around $22.

Bank of America 3-Year Weekly Candlestick Chart

Click here for a live version of the weekly candlestick chart for Bank of America.

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German DAX struggling at all-time closing high of 12,374

Major uptrend and intermediate uptrend for the German Dax

German Dax 6-Year bar chart showing the all-time high of 12,374 reached in April, 2015.

German DAX 6-Year Bar Chart

http://www.tradingeconomics.com/germany/stock-market

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Morgan Stanley (MS) chart analysis

Morgan Stanley is near the major support level of 40 just before the first quarter release

Morgan Stanley (MU) three-year chart based on the Elder Impulse System and showing the major support level around 40.

Morgan Stanley 3-Year Chart

Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing investment banking, securities, wealth management and investment management services. Reference Wikipedia

April 19, 2017: Morgan Stanley’s quarterly profit surges on trading gains

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Major uptrend for Intertape Polymer (ITP.TO)

Major uptrend continues for Intertape Polymer

Intertape Polymer Group (ITP.TO) 3-Year Weekly Chart

Reference the financials for Intertape Polymer.

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