By Renu Singh:Off-price retailer TJX Companies (NYSE:TJX) has not done well this year, but the stock has started gaining momentum after the company reported its second-quarter results a month ago. In fact, since the middle of August, TJX shares have around 10%.
OTTAWA — When it comes to monetary policy, there appears to be few limits to innovation, before and after the most recent global economic and financial meltdown.
“Confident as we are in how we do things,” says Canada’s No. 2 monetary policymaker, the Bank of Canada “keeps its eyes on the future.”
“One important challenge for central banks now is that conventional monetary policy is stretched to its limits in some countries, where policy interest rates are at, or below, zero,” Carolyn Wilkins, the central bank’s senior deputy governor, said Friday.
Jessica Breen submits:Below is TBR’s commentary on CA Technologies' (CA) 3Q10 results. Security and virtualization management initiatives drove new revenue growth for CA Technologies during the quarter.
With only three weeks to go to the British Columbia provincial election, the anti-resource development stance of the favoured candidate, NDP leader Adrian Dix, is looking scary.
In fact, it’s looking so anti-Canadian and, in particular, so damaging to Alberta’s interests that Mr. Dix, if elected, can kiss off any constructive relationship with his provincial neighbors.
By Peter Hix:Jos. A. Bank Clothiers (JOSB) has multiple initiatives to drive growth for years and to transition to higher margin products. I feel that due to these initiatives and growth potential, JOSB is currently undervalued at a forward PE of 14x. The push toward higher margin products is necessary due to the recent appreciation in input costs such as cotton and wool.