Dividend Advisor Hotline – Friday, May 26, 2017

CALIAN GROUP LTD., $26.45, Toronto symbol CGY, has two main operations: Business and Technology Services (supplying 70% of the company’s revenue) provides clients with engineers, health-care workers and other skilled professionals on a contract basis; and Systems Engineering (30% of revenue) sells hardware and software… Read More

The Successful Investor Hotline – Friday, May 19, 2017

CANADIAN IMPERIAL BANK OF COMMERCE, $106.66, Toronto symbol CM, is Canada’s fifth-largest bank, with total assets of $513.3 billion.
Shareholders of Chicago-based PrivateBancorp Inc. (Nasdaq symbol PVTB) have voted to accept CIBC’s latest takeover offer.
PrivateBancorp mainly lends to small and mid-sized businesses and also provides wealth-management… 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

CIBC targets U.S. markets for growth

CANADIAN IMPERIAL BANK OF COMMERCE $116 (Toronto symbol CM; Income-Growth Portfolio, Finance sector; Shares outstanding: 399.6 million; Market cap: $46.4 billion; Dividend yield: 4.4%; Dividend Sustainability Rating: Highest; www.cibc.com) is Canada’s fifth-largest bank with assets of $513.3 billion.

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CIBC awaits PrivateBancorp vote

CANADIAN IMPERIAL BANK OF COMMERCE $120 (Toronto symbol CM; Conservative Growth and Income Portfolios, Finance sector; Shares outstanding: 399.6 million; Market cap: $48.0 billion; Price-tosales ratio: 3.3; Dividend yield: 4.2%; TSINetwork Rating: Above Average; www.cibc.com) still intends to acquire Chicago-based PrivateBancorp Inc. (Nasdaq symbol PVTB)… Read More