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.
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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 2021. 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 4.4% yield from CIBC

Get a 4.4% yield from CIBC

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, regulators relaxed their capitalization requirements for Canada’s banks. To further preserve capital, all banks have suspended their share buyback programs. They will also hold their dividends steady.

This stock has rebounded 97% from its March 2020 low of $68 as… Read More