Canadian stocks are companies based in Canada that trade on Canadian stock exchanges.
There are a variety of Canadian stocks. Two of the best kinds are Canadian dividend stocks and Canadian bank stocks.
Canadian stocks with dividends have three big advantages:
You can count on dividends to provide as much as one third of your total return.
Dividends can grow even when stock prices do not. Top dividend stocks do their best to maintain their dividend payouts and increase them whenever possible.
Dividends are a sign of investment quality. If you only buy stocks that pay dividends, you’ll automatically stay out of almost all the market’s worst stocks.
Dividends make an important contribution to your long-term gains, and expose you to less risk than stocks that don’t pay dividends. That’s why we believe the majority of your stocks should always be dividend payers. And strong portfolios are built on a foundation of the best Canadian dividend stocks.
Canadian stocks in banks have long been one of our top choices for growth and income.
Banks remain key lower-risk investments for a portfolio. As well, the big five Canadian bank stocks all have long histories of annual dividend increases.
We’ve long recommended that most Canadian investors should own two or more of the big five Canadian bank stocks—Bank of Nova Scotia, Bank of Montreal, CIBC, TD Bank and Royal Bank. That’s mainly because of their importance to Canada’s economy.
Control your Canadian stock trading risk by following TSI Network and using our three-part Successful Investor strategy:
Invest mainly in well-established companies;
Spread your money out across most if not all of the five main economic sectors (Manufacturing & Industry; Resources & Commodities; the Consumer sector; Finance; Utilities);
Downplay or avoid stocks in the broker/media limelight.
The best value stocks to buy now share these qualities, but you’ll need to understand a few financial ratios if you want to find them
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These two Canadian ETFs track Canada’s best-established indexes and provide low-fee exposure to widely traded blue chip stocks.
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Exchange traded funds (ETFs) tend to mirror the performance of a stock market index or subindex. They hold a more or less fixed selection of securities that represent the holdings that go into calculating the index or sub-index.
Investing in agriculture ETFs could be a smart move if you choose the right investments for the right reasons
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When it comes to dual-class shares, the voting shares have certain advantages over non-voting shares
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Looking for Canadian blue-chip stocks that pay high dividends? First, what makes a blue-chip stock.
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