How to profit from dual-class shares of Canadian stocks

How to profit from dual-class shares of Canadian stocks

When it comes to dual-class shares, voting shares have certain advantages over non-voting shares

Aside from specific investments (such as U.S. and Canadian stocks, income trusts or exchange-traded funds), our Inner Circle members ask us a wide range investment questions. For example, I’ve been… Read More

Should you invest in energy mining stocks?

Should you invest in energy mining stocks?

Energy mining stocks are usually volatile, but can give investors good investment returns over the long term.

Long-time readers may recall that in the mid-1990s, we started writing about three special factors that we felt were likely to make stock prices go higher, and… Read More

Sobeys Inc. $38 – Toronto symbol SBY

Sobeys has undergone significant changes since this article was published in 2006. see below for a June 2016 update.

2006:

SOBEYS INC. $38 (Toronto symbol SBY; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Consumer sector; SI Rating: Average) operates 1,300 company-owned and franchised retail grocery stores in 10 provinces,… Read More

How to get the most capital gains tax benefits from your RRSP

Investors sometimes ask us whether they should hold certain investments inside or outside an RRSP to get the most tax benefits. Historically, there were certain investments that could increase your capital gains tax if you held them in your RRSP. In July 2016, that remains the case.
Holding… Read More

What are stock investment clubs?

Stock investment clubs can help new investors find quality stocks and help them develop their own investing style. But watch out for the drawbacks.
In 2016, learning about stocks is as easy as connecting to the Internet. But if you want to further your knowledge of investing,… Read More