Aggressive expansion spurs earnings for Jollibee

Aggressive expansion spurs earnings for Jollibee

A Member of Pat McKeough’s Inner Circle recently asked for his advice on a Philippines-based multinational company that operates fast-food restaurants. Now with 4,353 locations worldwide, it continues its push into international markets with large Filipino populations.

That strategy should help to reduce the sizable risk… Read More

Q: Hi. I think I may have found a cannabis penny stock worthy of buying—Halo Labs (symbol HALO on the NEO exchange). Please, venture an opinion, Pat.

A: Halo Labs, $0.50, symbol HALO on the Aequitas NEO Exchange (Shares Outstanding: 157.9 million; Market cap: $79.0 million; www.halocanna.com), is a U.S. cannabis-extraction company formed in April 2016 in Medford, Oregon. Halo Labs is focused on the development and manufacturing of cannabis extract and… Read More

Q: Pat, in the February issue of Canadian Wealth Advisor, you recommended the SPDR S&P 500 ETF. Why would this be better than the iShares XSP, which is hedged to the Canadian dollar. Are they not the same?

A: No one can consistently predict currency movements, but we still feel that most investors should remain invested in U.S. stocks. Note that even if the U.S. dollar should fall against the Canadian dollar, your U.S. stocks can still appreciate in value even while the… Read More