How to Buy International Stocks to enhance and diversify your portfolio

For Canadian investors wondering how to buy international stocks, ADRs and international ETFs may be a safer option than buying on foreign exchanges
We believe most investors could benefit from holding some foreign and international investments in their portfolios for added diversification. And growing markets like… Read More

ETF Stocks: Precious metal ETFs to hold

ETF Stocks: Precious metal ETFs to hold

Precious metal ETFs have largely centered on gold stocks. We continue to see the outlook for that precious metal as positive, and for aggressive investors who want to hold precious metal ETFs, including a silver ETF, we have two of them below.

Most precious-metal stocks dropped,… Read More

Get a 3.7% yield from ABB Ltd. ADRs

Get a 3.7% yield from ABB Ltd. ADRs

New equipment orders are up 1% despite the COVID-19 pandemic as businesses look to bolster their robotics manufacturing.

Increasing EV sales are also generating demand for the company’s infrastructure products.

ABB LTD. ADRs (New York symbol ABB; www.abb.com) gives investors a stake in this leading manufacturer of… Read More

Get a 4.0% yield from Honda Motor Co. Ltd.

Get a 4.0% yield from Honda Motor Co. Ltd.

American Depositary Receipts (ADRs) make it easier for Canadian and other Western investors to benefit from the value of the best overseas companies.

While car sales will likely remain depressed for the next few months, this world-class firm should outpace many competitors thanks to effective… Read More

Good time for you to buy gold

For many investors, gold represents a “safe harbour” amid COVID-19 turbulence. That’s reflected in the sharp price jumps we continue to see.
We expect gold-loving markets in Asia and other emerging markets to rebound after the coronavirus. That should further spur gold purchases, taking gold stocks… Read More