CIBC’s dividend has a solid base

Despite the real possibility of an economic slowdown in 2023, Canada’s big banks remain high-quality buys for dividend investors. That’s mainly due to the tougher new lending standards and stress-tests that the federal government brought in following the 2008 financial crisis. Together, those changes cut… Read More

Consumer staples offer strength in downturns

Traditionally, the price of most stocks, and the ETFs that hold them, drop during market declines. However, certain segments generally perform better than the overall market. Below, we highlight three ETFs focused on firms that produce and sell consumer staples. They should, as in past… Read More