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Applied Materials Highlights New Demand for Semiconductors

Applied Materials Highlights New Demand for Semiconductors

The current global shortage of semiconductor chips has been big news for the markets, and while chip supply may catch up in the second half of the year, demand for semiconductors looks set to accelerate further. An inflection in Artificial Intelligence (AI) is driving...

US retail under the spotlight

US retail under the spotlight

The earnings focus this week has been on US retail with Walmart, Home Depot, Target, Lowe's and Macy's all reporting. US retail has clearly been seeing the benefits of pent-up demand, the expansion of the vaccine rollout, and stimulus spending. The latest first...

Draganfly: Exclusive deal with Apple’s co-founder

Draganfly: Exclusive deal with Apple’s co-founder

Draganfly’s major agreement with one of the biggest names in technology could open new doors to this industry leader in the days ahead. That’s because they just signed an agreement to become the exclusive supplier of drones for Woz ED, Steve Wozniak‘s education...

Cannabis Capital! London is poised for cannabis stock explosion

Cannabis Capital! London is poised for cannabis stock explosion

The UK capital city of London appears to be embarking on a cannabis revolution. With regulations easing, cannabis stocks can begin listing publicly on the London Stock Exchange. British MS treatment company and cannabis stock GW Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: GWPH) was a...

Starr Peak Neighbour Reports Exciting Surface Gold Bearing System.

Starr Peak Neighbour Reports Exciting Surface Gold Bearing System.

Starr Peak (TSX-V:STE) Starr Peak (TSX-V:STE) neighbour reports exciting surface gold bearing system Amex Exploration [TSX-V:AMX]  has just reported the discovery of the westward and surface expression of the Denise Zone, a major gold bearing system, immediately...

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