Two ETFs offer high-quality bonds at low fees

Two ETFs offer high-quality bonds at low fees

The Bank of Canada increased its benchmark interest rate in January 2018 from 1.00% to 1.25%. That rate could rise further later this year on stronger economic growth and low unemployment. Inflation has also moved up, although it eased somewhat from 2.3% to 2.2% in… Read More

Despite rising sales, PetMed Express faces challenges

Despite rising sales, PetMed Express faces challenges

Pat McKeough recently responded to a Member of his Inner Circle who wanted his opinion on an online pet-care pharmacy operating in the U.S.  

PetMed Express sells prescription and non-prescription medications for pets through the Internet, telephone and direct mail. Despite steadily rising sales and… Read More

The Best Dividend Stocks Share These 3 Characteristics—and More

The Best Dividend Stocks Share These 3 Characteristics—and More

The best dividend stocks have hidden assets, provide both income and capital gains potential, and have these three financial factors in common
We generally feel that most Successful Investors should hold a total of 10 to 20 mainly well-established, dividend-paying stocks, chosen mainly from our average… Read More

U.S. activist investor has plans for Canada’s Open Text

U.S. activist investor has plans for Canada’s Open Text

A Member of Pat McKeough’s Inner Circle recently asked for his opinion on a Canadian software specialist that has attracted an activist investor from the U.S.

Open Text has a broad international market for its software, but the activist investor aims to raise the company’s… Read More