Philip Petursson, Chief Investment Strategist at IG Wealth Management is back with his economic and market outlook. 

We unravel the S&P500 performance and the "sell in May and go away" investment strategy, uncovering what this means for investors.

We also delve into the pressing topic of rate cuts by the Federal Reserve and Bank of Canada, and when these pivotal decisions might occur. Plus, we explore sectors that are still cheap and how "magnificent 7 stocks" are influencing market dynamics.



00:00 No advantage in selling stocks based on trends.

05:15 Fed cautious about raising rates before election.

09:19 Canadian economy faces growth and productivity challenges.

10:34 Interest rate cuts weaken Canadian dollar, impact inflation.

13:31 Rate cut expectations already priced in market.

18:30 Market performance displays healthy diversity and breadth.

20:12 AI and machine learning are the latest trends.

23:27 Optimistic about global economy for 2023-2024.

27:12 Long term view, manage risk, ignore volatility.



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