" Differentiated technologies dominate this week’s market movers

With inflation reaching 8.1 per cent in June, investors are keen on protecting their portfolios from rising costs.

" Mining and finance stories excite readers this week

While most economies of the world are experiencing clear signs of stress, the Canadian economy has shown a kind of resilience that is

" Top 5 Stories of the Week: First Mining Gold (TSX:FF), Algernon Pharmaceuticals (CSE:AGN), G Mining Ventures (TSXV:GMIN), Nextech AR Solutions (CSE:NTAR), Datametrex (TSXV:DM)

While global markets are in a downtrend year to date, return drivers for active investors still abound.

" Top 5 Stories of the Week: Nextech AR Solutions (CSE:NTAR), Alianza Minerals (TSXV:ANZ), Silver Bullet Mines (TSXV:SBMI), Baroyeca (TSXV:BGS), Argentina Lithium (TSXV:LIT)

The word on the lips of virtually every Canadian (as well as the rest of the world) is “inflation.”

" Top 5 Stories of the Week: Else Nutrition (TSX:BABY), Big Ridge Gold (TSXV:BRAU), Trillion Energy (CSE:TCF), SoLVBL Solutions (CSE:SOLV), K9 Gold (TSXV:KNC)

As worries rise about an imminent financial crisis, it’s important to rationally assess current conditions.

" Top 5 Stories of the Week: Baselode Energy Corp. (TSXV:FIND), Green River Gold (CSE:CCR), Mantaro Precious Metals (TSXV:MNTR), Granite Creek Copper (TSXV:GCX), Tocvan Ventures (CSE:TOC)

As the first half of 2022 draws to an end, the news about inflation and the stock market performance has not given investors

" Top 5 Stories of the Week: Empower Clinics (CSE:CBDT), Eat Well Group (CSE:EWG), Tocvan Ventures (CSE:TOC), Mullen Group (TSX:MTL), EasTower Wireless (TSXV:ESTW)

With inflation reaching 7.7 per cent in May, the highest in 40 years, recessionary fears are running rampant.

" Top 5 Stories of the Week: Baroyeca Gold & Silver (TSXV:BGS), Numinus Wellness (NUMI), Eminent Gold Corp. (TSXV:EMNT), Purepoint Uranium (TSXV:PTU), Galan (ASX:GLN)

Across the world, this week has not brought smiles to the faces of investors, as stock markets were heading for their worst weekly

" Top 5 Stories of the Week: Hank Payments (TSXV:HANK), Hero Innovation Group (CSE:HRO), Neptune Wellness (TSX:NEPT), ScreenPro Security (CSE:SCRN), Affinor Growers (CSE:AFI)

With the economy overheating and the TSX in the red for 2022, a portfolio check may be in order.

" Top 5 Stories of the Week: Saturn Oil & Gas (TSXV:SOIL), Trillion Energy (CSE:TCF), Siyata Mobile (NASDAQ:SYTA), Collective Mining (TSXV:CNL), Blackrock Silver (TSXV:BRC)

The downturn in the markets this week could benefit from some context.

" Top 5 Stories of the Week: Givex Information Technology Group (TSX:GIVX), Nextech AR Solutions (CSE:NTAR) (OTCQB:NEXCF), Else Nutrition (TSX:BABY), Banyan Gold (TSXV:BYN), Trillion Energy (CSE:TCF)

One dilemma facing investors in the stock market is whether to increase, decrease or suspend their investment when inflation is continuously rising.

" Top 5 Stories of the Week: Datametrex AI (TSXV:DM), good natured Products (TSXV:GDNP), Empower Clinics (CSE:CBDT), SQI Diagnostics (TSXV:SQD), GeneTether Therapeutics (CSE:GTTX)

Bank of Canada welcomed Canadians into the month of June with another hike in interest rates, pushing the benchmark rate to 1.5 per...

" Top 5 Stories of the Week: RevoluGROUP (TSXV:REVO), Tenet Fintech (CSE:PKK), HIVE Blockchain (TSXV:HIVE), PyroGenesis (TSX:PYR), Nano One (TSX:NANO)

The week in markets is ending with fears of an imminent recession, except in Canada.

" Top 5 Stories of the Week: Datametrex AI (TSXV:DM), Baselode Energy Corp. (TSXV:FIND), Ayurcann Holdings (CSE:AYUR), Affinity Metals (TSXV:AFF), i-80 Gold (TSX:IAU)

The main stock index of Canada fell to a ten-week low on Friday, dropping to levels not seen since October.

" Top 5 Stories of the Week: Silver Bullet Mines (TSXV:SBMI), Sitka Gold (CSE:SIG), Empower Clinics (CSE:CBDT), Ucore Rare Metals (TSXV:UCU), Power Metals (TSXV:PWM)

As we enter Q2, continued volatility may be causing some active investors to lose sleep.

" Top 5 Stories: Datametrex AI (DM), Power Metals (PWM), Hank Payments (HANK), Nextech AR Solutions (NTAR), Affinor Growers (AFI)

February’s inflation rate set a record until this week when Statistics Canada announced that March’s inflation numbers were the highest in 31 years.

" Top 5 Stories: Affinor Growers Inc. (CSE:AFI), Saturn Oil & Gas (TSXV:SOIL), Avrupa Minerals (TSXV:AVU), Cybin (NEO:CYBN), Baroyeca Gold & Silver (TSXV:BGS)

Canada’s major banks have increased their prime lending rate by 50 basis points to 3.2 per cent, a two-year high.

" Top 5 Stories of the Week: Avalon Advanced Materials (TSX:AVL), RevoluGROUP Canada (TSXV:REVO), Empower Clinics (CSE:CBDT), Trillion Energy (CSE:TCF), Surge Battery Metals Inc. (TSXV:NILI)

With inflation still at its highest level in three decades, investors had great expectations for Thursday’s budget presentation.

" Top 5 Stories of the Week: Odd Burger (TSXV:ODD), X-Terra Resources (TSXV:XTT), BioVaxys (CSE:BIOV), Monarch Mining (TSX:GBAR), Trillion Energy (CSE:TCF)

The week in Canadian markets is ending with a sense of trepidation for stocks in the near term.

" Top 5 Stories of the Week: Argentina Lithium (TSXV:LIT), Givex (TSX:GIVX), Else Nutrition (TSX:BABY), Nextech AR Solutions (CSE:NTAR), Talon Metals (TSX:TLO)

This week in Canadian markets is ending with concerns about inflation and rising interest rates.