About

Ziad Jasani is the founder and head swing trader at the Independent Investor Institute, the fastest growing community of active Investors in Canada. His focus is on empowering investors to do better through education and discipline. He teaches the fundamentals of active investing and portfolio construction, combining global macro analytics with fundamental and technical analysis. Mr. Jasani has studied and trained with top portfolio managers and analysts like Mr. Larry Berman, and brings over 20 ears of small business and senior corporate management experience to the Institute.

Content from Ziad Jasani

Trade Scenarios for S&P 500 Positioning This Week
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If the S&P 500 is able to hold above 2,446 into the end of the week, we remain on the Hold-to-Buy side with short-…

Tickers: XLK | QQQ | XLE | XPH
Too Much Expense in Eurozone, Far East, Pacific
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With Trumphoria priced in, and recent economic data softening, we see too much expense in the Eurozone, Far East, and …

Tickers: IYT | IWM | SPHB | KBE
Trade Ideas for S&P 500 Reversal and Lower TSX
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If the S&P 500 reverses and breaks support of 2,400 and the TSX breaks below 15,175-110, closing most short-term lo…

Tickers: UU{ | TSX
Toronto (TSX) Trade Outlook: Sideways to Down
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The most vulnerable spaces in our TSX market are Gold Producers, Technology, Utilities, REITs, Telecom, Staples, Indus…

Tickers: XLU | TSX
With TSX Sideways, Look for this Trade Signal
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As TSX is in a sideways range, a break and close below 15,400-360 would be a strong sell signal for the swing portion …

Tickers: TSX | ACWI
Toronto Trade Ideas: Financials XFN, Energy XEG
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We see short-term merit in long Energy & Financials within Canada into the mid-point of this week. Sectors more li…

Tickers: XLU | XLF
Toronto Market Weaknesses: Gold, Tech, Utilities, REITs
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The most vulnerable in our Toronto Stock Exchange: Gold Producers, Technology, Utilities, REITs, Telecom, and under-pe…

Tickers: TSX | XLU | XLF | XLK
View from Toronto: This Week a Transition from All-Time Highs
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Bonds, gold, and the yen start strong, end weaker this week, while Global Equities (ACWI) may close lower, and TSX is …

Tickers: TSX | XEG | ACWI | XIC