Our advice on how stocks and bonds should fit in your portfolio

Recently, we heard from an investor who inquired about our Successful Investor Wealth Management service. She said she likes our approach to investing, but she admits to some concern about what she called our “all-equities philosophy.” Her broker says that all investors need to hold… Read More

3 ways to cut your risk in world stock market investing

High-quality foreign stocks are a great way to diversify your portfolio. Moreover, many fast-growing markets, like China and India, have positive outlooks. That’s because their people are generally younger than North Americans, and rising incomes are helping more of them advance into the middle class.

Even… Read More

Here’s a standout among Canadian dividend stocks

We continue to recommend that you cut your investment risk by spreading your money out across the five main economic sectors (Manufacturing & Industry; Resources; Consumer; Finance; and Utilities). Most investors should have investments in most, if not all, of these five sectors. The proper… Read More

4 stock market research tips for safe and profitable investing

We’ve long recommended these 4 stock market research tips in our newsletters and investment services. They can help you cut risk — and increase profits — in your stock portfolio.

(Our special report, “Canadian Stock Market Basics: How to Trade Stocks and Make Good Investments in… Read More