Get a 5.5% yield from BCE Inc.

Get a 5.5% yield from BCE Inc.

Canada’s telecom regulator recently reversed a prior decision to cut the rates that large telecoms charge smaller Internet service providers to access their high-speed networks. That decision will give the company more cash to build out its networks and set the stage for its future… Read More

Earnings beat the consensus at Walmart

Earnings beat the consensus at Walmart

This large retailer’s shares have almost doubled in the past five years. That includes a 22% gain in 2020 as governments designated its stores “essential” during the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Even though those restrictions are easing, we expect the company’s focus on low… Read More

Earnings exploded 168.8% at Deere & Co.

Earnings exploded 168.8% at Deere & Co.

Improved equipment sales led to a 30.3% jump in revenue for this company, while a recent “Smart Farming” acquisition should open new markets for the long term even though short-term opportunities are limited.

The stock trades at 15.0 times the company’s 2021 earnings forecast.

DEERE & COMPANY… Read More

Enjoy a 4.3% yield from Dream Office REIT

Enjoy a 4.3% yield from Dream Office REIT

Demand for office space remains depressed as employees continue to work from home due to COVID-19. However, vaccines should see many offices re-open in the next several months.

That will let this REIT maintain its current payments, or even raise them, despite lower revenues and… Read More