Bob Thompson

Separating bear facts from bull in the investment marketplace

If you were an investor in 2018, you participated in a little bit of history. This bit of market trivia hasn’t happened since 1972. Ned Davis Research puts markets into eight asset classes ranging...

Resource stocks to the rescue of bursting B.C. real estate bubbles

My father was born in Vancouver in 1930 and was raised in the city he loved. Until recently, Vancouver and Canada as a whole have suffered from the same affliction: having an economy that is...