Not "Unequivocally Good" - Canada Enters Recession

It appears low oil prices are not awesome for everyone. For the second quarter in a row, Canadian GDP dropped (-0.5%) pushing America's northern neighbor back into recession. What is ironic is that this was better than the 1% drop that was expected and so CAD is strengthening.



and the kneejerk is a strengthening of CAD against the USD as the drop was less than expected...


Charts: Bloomberg