Q: Hi: What is your opinion regarding Constellation Software (CSU) for a long-term investment? Thanks.

A: Constellation Software, $577.46, symbol CSU on Toronto (Shares outstanding: 21.2 million; Market cap: $12.6 billion; www.csisoftware.com), sells software tailored to individual businesses and agencies. Its 125,000 customers operate in both the public and private sectors of more than 100 countries.
Constellation’s software serves a wide… Read More

The Successful Investor Hotline – Friday, July 31, 2015

BOMBARDIER INC., Toronto symbols BBD.A $1.75 and BBD.B $1.63, has denied media reports that it’s planning to merge its passenger-railcar business (Bombardier Transportation) with Germany-based Siemens AG.

However, the company still plans to sell shares in Bombardier Transportation through an initial public offering later this year—though… Read More

Pat: Would you recommend buying Constellation Software? Thanks.

Constellation Software, $95.00, symbol CSU on Toronto (Shares outstanding: 17.5 million; Market cap: $1.7 billion; www.csisoftware.com), sells software to a range of public- and private-sector clients. The company has over 20,000 customers in over 30 countries.

In the three months ended September 30, 2011, Constellation’s revenue… Read More