Global equity markets were up 1.1% last week (down 1.7% in the prior week). China’s GDP grew at 4% in Q4-2021 vs 6% in Q4-2020.
Valuations of gold producers were up 1% (previously down 5%) last week; base metal producers were up 6% (up 2%).
As we are not expecting any key economic indicators this week, the S&P 500 and cryptos will likely remain flat.
The Electric Vehicle sector remains the most actively discussed among retail investors, followed by cannabis, cryptos, and betting.
Verde Agritech Plc., East Africa Metals Inc., Golden Minerals Company, Blue Sky Uranium Corp., Voyageur Pharmaceuticals Ltd., Lion Copper and Gold Corp., Tudor Gold Corp., Interra Copper Corp., GR Silver Mining Ltd., Sirios Resources Inc., Pure Extracts Technologies Corp., Chalice Brands Ltd.