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Market Realist

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Markets

My Top 10 Stocks for 2018

The new year is quickly approaching, and if you?re still wondering what you should buy with your $5,500 TFSA contribution for 2018, here are some …

Oil analysts grow more bullish after OPEC extends output deal: Reuters poll | Reuters

(Reuters) - Oil analysts have raised their forecasts for the crude price next year after major producers agreed to extend output cuts, a Reuters poll showed on Wednesday.<p>FILE PHOTO: An oil rig off the coast of Johor, Malaysia November 7, 2017. REUTERS/Henning Gloystein/File Photo<p>Political tensions …

Oil

Albertans could be about to lose billions, while banks reap a windfall

Last month, the Supreme Court of Canada announced it would review a judgment of the Alberta Court of Appeal that threatens to eviscerate Alberta’s …

I Lived in Europe for 5 Years — These Are the Places I Tell All My Friends to Visit

<i>This story originally appeared on Thisisinsider.com.</i><p>These talented women have turned buttercream into a business<p>The 'Star Wars: Rogue One' trailers …

3 Stocks That Feel Like Microsoft in 1986

These three stocks have the potential to be huge winners over the long term.<p><b>Microsoft</b> (NASDAQ:MSFT) changed the world by helping to bring computers …

Investing

Follow Chinese Money as it Dominates Global Infrastructure

China's increasing influence outside its borders, often backed by infrastructure spending in return for commodities contracts, bothers some …

Investing

Paris has been named the most elegant city in the world

Just in time to book your next sophisticated city break<p>If you had to guess which city in the world would come out on top in terms of elegance and …

Top 10

No Plan B for Liberals on pipelines

The cancellation of Energy East is the last of the big, nation-building pipeline decisions that resulted from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s forced …

Canada

The Cheapest Places to Travel for Each Month of the Year

Domestic: Los Angeles<p>You can save 33 percent on hotels in the city of angels this month, when the nightly average rate for four-star properties dips …

What Every Country Does Better Than The Rest, Mapped

As you can tell, here at VIVA we love nothing more than a map - whether it's delicious mac 'n cheese, great airbnbs, or terrible tourist traps - …

McDonald's Is Trading At Lofty Valuations

By applying different what-if scenarios to McDonald's (NYSE:MCD), I arrived at a conclusion that a fair value would be more likely in the $51 level. …

Investing

How Canada could end up with the G10's highest interest rates

Briefing highlights<p>Canada could end 2018 with highest G10 rates<br>• Markets at a glance<br>• What the census numbers show<br>• Canadian home prices rise …<br>• but hold that thought, Toronto<br>• JPMorgan’s Dimon slams bitcoin<p>Birds<p>The Bank of Canada has gone from dove to hawk in the time it takes for a loon to get airborne.<p>So …

100 Lunch Ideas on What the Heck to Pack for Work

Are you in a lunch rut? We can help you out.<p>The familiar grumble of your stomach hits every day at 11:30 a.m. as you sink further down into your desk chair. You need some fresh lunch ideas. And oh, we've got 'em—a whopping <b>100 ideas on what to pack for office lunches</b>, to be exact. Some are recipes, …

Cooking

Chastised by E.U., a Resentful Greece Embraces China’s Cash and Interests

ATHENS — After years of struggling under austerity imposed by European partners and a chilly shoulder from the United States, Greece has embraced the advances of China, its most ardent and geopolitically ambitious suitor.<p>While Europe was busy squeezing Greece, the Chinese swooped in with …

Europe

‘The fate of the sinful U.S. ends here’: North Korea threatens to envelop Guam in missiles in new video

SEOUL — The Trump administration should be “keeping its eyes and ears open from now on,” North Korea has warned in an incendiary new video that shows …

North Korea

Taste Beyond The Tongue

15 Most Photogenic Places In the World You Must Visit

Travel photography is such an integral part of our experience – whether you’re an amateur or a pro, memories captured are priceless. Here are some …

How We Reached Peak Superhero Bod

While it may seem like eight packs and blasted pecs were there at the dawn of the Marvel and D.C. cinematic universes, heroes weren't always this ripped.<p>For <b>Chris Pratt</b>, the difference between TV success and global movie stardom was about 60 pounds. That’s what the former <i>Parks and Recreation</i> star …

Comic Books

29 places you should travel to this summer

Summer is an ideal time to take a break from everyday life and do some traveling.<p>That's why we've put together this list of 29 places to visit this summer, making our selections from increasingly popular destinations that made our list of the 50 places you should travel to in 2017.<p>From the beaches …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Entertainment