A Member of Pat McKeough’s Inner Circle recently asked for his advice on a company that operates gas stations, convenience stores and a fuel-distribution business in Canada and the U.S. While acquisitions have expanded its revenue and cash flow, Pat feels that strategy can be… Read More
ALIMENTATION COUCHE-TARD INC., $71.63, symbol ATD.B on Toronto, operates 12,661 convenience stores across North America and Europe.
In the three months ended October 14, 2018, sales rose 21.1%, to $14.70 billion from $12.14 billion a year earlier (all figures except share price in U.S. dollars). The… Read More
We have lots of attractive long-term buys among the stocks we cover, and overall we’re positive about the long-term outlook for stocks, in general. We feel just as strongly about the need to diversify.
That’s why we’ve chosen three top picks for 2019 from our Stock Pickers… Read More
ALIMENTATION COUCHE-TARD INC., $65.52, symbol ATD.B on Toronto, operates 12,661 convenience stores across North America and Europe.
The company has signed a deal with CrossAmerica Partners LP to swap some of their convenience and gas station assets in the U.S.
CrossAmerica (symbol CAPL on New York) is… Read More
SHOPIFY INC., $202.24, symbol SHOP on Toronto, offers merchants of all sizes Internet-based software to design, set up and manage stores across multiple sales channels. They include permanent and temporary retail stores, but also web, mobile and social-media platforms.
The software gives merchants a real-time snapshot… Read More
A: Parkland Fuel Corp., $38.44, symbol PKI on Toronto (Shares outstanding: 133.0 million; Market cap: $5.0 billion, www.parkland.ca), operates gas stations, convenience stores and a fuel-distribution business, in Canada and the U.S.
Its retail-fuel and convenience store banners include Ultramar, Esso, Fas Gas, Chevron, Pioneer, and… Read More
ALIMENTATION COUCHE-TARD $61.97 (Toronto symbol ATD.B: TSINetwork Rating: Average) (1-800-361-2612; www.couchetard.com; Shares outstanding: 567.4 million; Market cap: $35.3 billion; Dividend yield: 0.7%) operates 12,701 convenience stores throughout North America and Europe.
In the three months ended July 22, 2018, sales jumped 50.2%, to $14.79 billion from $9.85 billion a.. Read More
This leading convenience store operator already sells lottery tickets, beer, wine and tobacco products in many of its nearly 10,000 North American stores. While Canada legalizes recreational cannabis this week, the company will hold off on any plans to enter that retail market. Instead it… Read More
CAMECO CORP., $14.73, symbol CCO on Toronto, is the world’s biggest uranium producer. Not only does it have large, high-grade reserves spread across several mining sites, it has low-cost operations and significant market share.
The stock is up over 16% this week after the Tax Court… Read More
NORTH WEST COMPANY, $29.47, symbol NWC on Toronto, sells food and everyday products and services through 237 stores. Those locations are mainly in northern communities across Canada and Alaska. The company also operates in remote regions of Hawaii, the South Pacific and the Caribbean.
North West… Read More