Q: Dear Pat: Please comment on high-dividend-paying NorthWest HealthCare Properties. As usual your assessment of the various strengths and risks is much appreciated.

Q: Dear Pat: Please comment on high-dividend-paying NorthWest HealthCare Properties. As usual your assessment of the various strengths and risks is much appreciated.
A: NorthWest HealthCare Properties REIT, $10.86, symbol NWH.UN on Toronto (Units outstanding: 87.4 million; Market cap: $949.1 million; www.nwhp.ca), owns 141 properties, with… Read More

Q: Hi Pat: Could you comment on True North Commercial REIT. It has a high yield. I’m looking for income and wondering if you would consider this equity for that purpose?

A: True North Commercial REIT, $6.25, symbol TNT.UN on Toronto (Units outstanding: 29.1 million; Market cap: $182.5 million; www.commercialtruenorth.com), owns light industrial properties across Canada.
As of December 31, 2016, the trust owned 30 buildings, which provide a total of 1.9 million square feet of leasable… Read More

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CHEMTRADE LOGISTICS INCOME FUND $18.94 (Toronto symbol CHE.UN; TSINetwork Rating: Speculative) (416-496-5856; www.chemtradelogistics.com; Units outstanding: 69.1 million; Market cap: $1.3 billion; Dividend yield: 6.3%) is one of the largest removal-service providers for resource firms that create acids and sulphur as byproducts. The trust converts (and… Read More