Two Canadian ETFs hold most of Canada’s best stocks

Two Canadian ETFs hold most of Canada’s best stocks

Today, we look at two Canadian ETFs that hold many of the Canadian stocks we recommend for 2017. iShares S&P/TSX 60 Index ETF and iShares Canada Select Dividend Index ETF respectively mirror subindexes holding the 60 most-heavily trades stocks and 30 of the highest-yielding dividend… Read More

Dividend Advisor Hotline – Friday, June 23, 2017

UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORP., $122.22, New York symbol UTX, has four main businesses: Climate, Controls & Security makes heating/air conditioning systems and building alarms; Otis makes elevators; Aerospace Systems manufactures aircraft parts; and Pratt & Whitney develops and sells jet engines.
The company will raise its quarterly… Read More

Six exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that track the major indexes

Six exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that track the major indexes

More and more, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are finding their way into the portfolios of investors. That’s because, unlike many other financial innovations, they don’t load you up with heavy management fees, or tie you down with high redemption charges if you decide to get out of… Read More

The Successful Investor Hotline – Friday, May 5, 2017

CANADIAN IMPERIAL BANK OF COMMERCE, $108.67, Toronto symbol CM, is Canada’s fifth-largest bank, with total assets of $513.3 billion.
This week, CIBC raised its takeover offer for Chicago-based PrivateBancorp Inc. (Nasdaq symbol PVTB). PrivateBancorp mainly lends to small and mid-sized businesses. It also provides wealth-management services… Read More