This ETF’s high yield comes with higher risk

This ETF’s 6.8% dividend yield looks very appealing, but it conceals several risks for investors.

The fund’s currency hedging only favours investors under certain conditions, and the ETF’s need to buy covered call options can run up brokerage commissions and diminish overall returns.

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Gretzky partnership fuels Andrew Peller

ANDREW PELLER LTD. (Toronto symbols ADW.A $10 and ADW.B $10; Income Portfolio, Consumer sector; Shares outstanding: 42.6 million; Market cap: $426.0 million; Price-to-sales ratio: 2.5; Dividend yield: 1.6%; TSINetwork Rating: Above Average; began operating in 1961 and is now Canada’s second-largest wine producer, after… Read More

Dividend Advisor Hotline – Friday, February 17, 2017

WYNDHAM WORLDWIDE CORP., $84.85, New York symbol WYN, is one of the world’s largest hospitality companies, with 8,040 franchised hotels globally. The company also manages vacation resorts, rental properties, luxury clubs and timeshares. It currently has around 112,000 vacation-rental properties in 100 countries.
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The Successful Investor Hotline – Thursday, May 6, 2016

SUNCOR ENERGY INC., $33.84, Toronto symbol SU, has had to reduce production at its main oil sands operations about 25 kilometres north of Fort McMurray, Alberta, due to severe wildfires.

In the quarter ended March 31, 2016, these operations accounted for 95% of Suncor’s bitumen… Read More