Canada’s four biggest housing markets show “early signs of softening demand”: RBC Economics

Is this the “great moderation”? That’s a question that RBC Economics asked about the housing market following two rounds of interest rate hikes by the Bank of Canada. Bank economist Carrie Freestone noted in a report that home sales are “softening” in major urban centres. “All evidence points to the Bank of Canada’s rate tightening … Read more

USD 56.39 Billion Growth expected in Paper and Paperboard Packaging Market by 2026 | 1,200+ Sourcing and Procurement Report

Paper and Paperboard Packaging Market Report highlights the effect of COVID-19 on this market. International Paper, Mondi, and Sealed Air. will emerge as Paper and Paperboard Packaging Market suppliers by 2026. NEW YORK, May 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Paper and Paperboard Packaging Market will grow at a CAGR of 5.09% by 2026. This report … Read more

Technologies and Global Markets 2019-2021 & 2026 by Technology, Application & Region

DUBLIN, May 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The “Molecular Diagnostics: Technologies and Global Markets” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. Research and Markets Logo This study examines the global market for assays used to detect specific nucleic acid sequences in medical and life science applications. The goal of all DNA-based diagnostic assays is similar, but … Read more

No place to hide: U.S. dollar’s surge cuts across markets

“Our currency, your problem,” were the words of a former US Treasury secretary in 1971 to other finance ministers aghast at the dollar’s surge. More than 50 years on, relentless dollar strength is again leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. The US currency vaulted to two-decade highs this week, and its strength is … Read more

Based on 19 bear markets in the last 140 years, here’s where the current downturn may end, says Bank of America

At nearly the halfway mark in a volatile year of trading, the S&P 500 index is down, but not out to the point of an official bear market yet. According to a widely followed definition, a bear market occurs when a market or security is down 20% or more from a recent high. The S&P … Read more

It’s the Worst Bond Market Since 1842. That’s the Good News.

So far in 2022, with inflation raging, bonds have lost 10%—among the worst returns in US history. On Wednesday, the Federal Reserve raised interest rates by 0.5 percentage points, the sharpest increase in 22 years. Yet, just as your body begins healing from an injury before you can feel any improvement, the worst for bond … Read more

OLED Display Market to Advance at CAGR of 17.8% During 2022-2031; TMR Study

Transparency Market Research Smartphone and smart TV makers earning enormous sales revenues by incorporating OLED in next-gen mobile display technology for current array of products Albany NY, United States, May 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The proliferating use of OLED (organic light-emitting diode) technologies for displays in wide range of smart electronics has been propelling … Read more