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In the past two weeks we have looked at two of Canada’s leading blue chip stocks, leaders in the telecom industry: BCE aims for faster networks, higher dividends and $27 billion investment in networks paying off for Telus. Today, we look at another telecom we follow for our subscribers, Manitoba Telecom. The Allstream acquisition the company made in 2004 to give it a national presence has lost money in recent years. However, Manitoba Telecom has now completed a strategic review of its …read more »
Today, we look at exchange-traded funds (ETFs) as a way to profit from trends in the economy and markets. We zero in on a pair of ETFs in response to questions from two Members of Pat McKeough’s Inner Circle.The first asks how and when investors can get in on a possible recovery in Greece. The second asks whether a specific ETF is a good way to invest in the technology sector.
For our view on the most effective way to profit with ETFs, read: …read more »
Today, Pat McKeough responds to a question from a member of his Inner Circle about astock in the fertilizer industry. Converting relatively cheap natural gas into fertilizer has become increasingly profitable, and CF Industries is making strides in this field, expanding aggressively through acquisitions and joint ventures. But while CF has established itself as a growing dividend stock, Pat prefers a Canadian stock that supplements its fertilizer production with a successful chain of retail stores.
Q: Pat: What are your thoughts on CF …read more »
Today, we examine a growth stock that has done very well for us in the past and is likely to do so again. Saputo built itself into Canada’s largest producer of dairy products, partly through a series of successful acquisitions. The Trans-Pacific Partnership now under negotiation may hinder Saputo somewhat at first, but ultimately it will open up new markets for this expanding company.
Canada is now negotiating the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which would lower trade barriers between 12 countries in …read more »
Two weeks ago, we examined two tech stocks that serve oil and gas firms and are able to profit despite lower oil prices (The profits of these two energy stocks stand up to current oil prices). Today, we look at two Canadian companies that provide essential services to a range of clients, including many in the oil and gas industry.
While Wajax hopes to see improved earnings after a typically slow first quarter, McCoy Global had an 86% jump in earnings in its latest …read more »
Last week, we looked at one of Canada’s leading blue chip stocks, BCE Inc. (BCE aims for faster networks, higher dividends). Today, we examine rival telecom Telus Corp. Like BCE, Telus has made a massive investment in boosting the speed and capacity of its networks. With demand for wireless services increasing, this investment promises to pay off in rising earnings and further dividend increases.
Since 2000, Telus has spent $27 billion—roughly its current market cap—to boost the speed and capacity of …read more »
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