Two Canadian ETFs hold most of Canada’s best stocks

Two Canadian ETFs hold most of Canada’s best stocks

Today, we look at two Canadian ETFs that hold many of the Canadian stocks we recommend for 2020. iShares S&P/TSX 60 Index ETF and iShares Canada Select Dividend Index ETF mirror, respectively, sub-indexes holding the 60 most-heavily trades stocks and 30 of the highest-yielding dividend stocks… Read More

Get a 5.9% yield as 5G spurs BCE’s growth

Get a 5.9% yield as 5G spurs BCE’s growth

COVID-19 lockdowns contributed to a 9.1% revenue drop for this company during the most-recent quarter.

However, revenue and earnings should improve as the economy re-opens and the company rolls out its 5G networks.

BCE INC. (Toronto symbol BCE; www.bce.ca) lets you tap Canada’s largest traditional telephone service… Read More

These telcos give you high, sustainable yields

BCE and Telus are high-quality firms with businesses well-prepared to withstand the COVID-19 slowdown.
Longer term, the recent launch of their new ultrafast 5G wireless networks will provide strong growth prospects and boost their cash flow to pay for dividend increases.
BCE INC. $57.05, is a buy. Through… Read More

BCE launches its 5G

BCE INC. $56.38, is a buy. The company (Toronto symbol BCE; Shares outstanding: 904.3 million; Market cap: $51.0 billion; TSINetwork Rating: Above Average; Dividend yield: 5.9%) has now launched 5G wireless service in Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver. It has plans to expand to more centres around… Read More

5G will deepen your BCE returns

BCE INC. $56 is a buy. The company (Toronto symbol BCE; Conservative Growth and Income Portfolios, Utilities sector; Shares outstanding: 903.9 million; Market cap: $50.6 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 2.1; Dividend yield: 5.9%; TSINetwork Rating: Above Average; www.bce.ca) has now launched 5G wireless service in Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, Edmonton… Read More

Blue chip ETFs focus on Canada

Blue chip ETFs focus on Canada

These two blue chip ETFs hold mostly large-capitalization, widely traded stocks on the Canadian exchange. Both funds mirror, or track, the performance of major stock market indexes as opposed to narrower ones focused on resources or themes, such as solar power or biotech.
Blue chip ETFs… Read More