Market Updates & Outlook
October 13 2021

TDAM Talks Podcast: David Sykes on why the outlook for equities remains strong

20 min listen

Ingrid Macintosh, Vice President, TD Asset Management; David Sykes, Chief Investment Officer, TD Asset Management

On a new TDAM Talks podcast, Ingrid Macintosh, VP, TD Wealth and Head of Sales Enablement, Communications and Digital Strategy, TD Asset Management Inc. (TDAM), welcomes special guest David Sykes, Managing Director and Head of Public Equities, TDAM. Together they discuss the outlook for equity markets, investor sentiment, and the prospects for continuing earnings growth. Ingrid and David cap off the discussion with a "Rapid Fire" round to help provide guidance and clarity on hot topics for investors.

Highlights include:

  • 2021 has been a strong year for equities, but will the rally continue? (1:00)
  • Have corporate earnings peaked, or is there still room to grow? (3:25)
  • What regions, asset classes and sectors is the "smart money" going to over the short- and long-term? (5:25)
  • Rapid Fire insights on news headlines including the Canadian election results, the Evergrande chaos in China, the U.S. debt ceiling, Bank stocks, Oil, the COVID-19 pandemic, and inflation (7:00)