Two power income trusts: one buy, one hold

ALGONQUIN POWER INCOME FUND $5.70 (Toronto symbol APF.UN; SI Rating: Extra Risk) has interests in 41 hydroelectric facilities — four in Ontario, 12 in Quebec, 13 in New York State, nine in New England, one in Alberta, one in New Jersey and one in Newfoundland… Read More

Low Rainfall’s Just a Temporary Setback

ALGONQUIN POWER INCOME FUND $7.68 (Toronto symbol APF.UN; SI Rating: Extra Risk) now has direct or indirect interests in 47 hydroelectric facilities — 4 in Ontario, 12 in Quebec, 13 in New York State, 9 in New England, 1 in Alberta, 1 in New Jersey… Read More

Two Stable Trusts for Income and Growth

PEMBINA PIPELINE INCOME FUND $16.52 (Toronto symbol PIF.UN; SI Rating: Extra risk) has increased its distribution for the second time this year. The fund now pays $0.12 a month, up 9.1% from $0.11 previously. The units now yield 8.7%. In January, Pembina increased its monthly… Read More

Two power trusts: one buy, one hold

ALGONQUIN POWER INCOME FUND $8.43 (Toronto symbol APF.UN; SI Rating: Extra Risk) now has direct or indirect interests in 48 hydroelectric facilities — 4 in Ontario, 12 in Quebec, 13 in New York State, 13 in New Hampshire, 1 in Alberta, 2 in Vermont, 1.. Read More

Higher Rainfall Boosts These 2 Trusts

GREAT LAKES HYDRO INCOME FUND $18.70 (Toronto symbol GLH.UN; SI Rating: Extra Risk) owns five hydroelectric power generation, transmission and distribution systems, in Quebec, B.C., New England and Ontario. Its facilities have 995 megawatts of generating capacity.

In the three months ended December 31, 2005, Great… Read More