DOREL INDUSTRIES INC. $17 (Toronto symbol DII.B; High-Growth Payer Portfolio; Consumer sector; Shares outstanding: 32.4 million; Market cap: $550.8 million; Dividend yield: 9.4%; Dividend Sustainability Rating: Above Average; www.dorel.com) makes ready-to-assemble home and office furniture; juvenile products such as car seats, strollers, high chairs, beds and cribs; and… Read More
This Canadian manufacturer aims to expand markets for its niche products with higher e-commerce sales and a growing overseas presence.
The company appears to be adjusting successfully to the demise of a major toy retailer that affected sales for its juvenile business. It has strengthened its… Read More
DOREL INDUSTRIES $22.37 (Toronto symbol DII.B; TSINetwork Rating: Extra Risk) (514-934-3034; www.dorel.com; Shares outstanding: 32.3 million; Market cap: $725.8 million; Dividend yield: 7.0%) has announced the acquisition of U.K.-based Alphason designs. Established 30 years ago, that firm designs and distributes home office and audio-visual furniture (TV stands and… Read More
THOMSON REUTERS CORP., $59.71, Toronto symbol TRI, sells specialized information products to financial clients such as banks and brokerages. It also sells specialized information to professionals in the legal, and tax and accounting fields. It owns the Reuters news service.
On October 1, 2018, Thomson sold… Read More
DOREL INDUSTRIES INC., $23.06, symbol DII.B on Toronto, makes ready-to-assemble home and office furniture; juvenile products such as car seats, strollers, high chairs, toddler beds and cribs; and bicycles and other sporting goods.
Dorel has announced the acquisition of U.K.-based Alphason. Established 30 years ago, Alphason… Read More
J.P. MORGAN CHASE & CO., $104.06, New York symbol JPM, is the largest banking firm in the U.S., with total assets of $2.6 trillion as of March 31, 2018.
Morgan has now passed the U.S. Federal Reserve’s annual “stress test.” It measures how financial firms would… Read More
AMAZON.COM INC., $1,699.80, symbol AMZN on Nasdaq, continues to disrupt a range of industries—and push down shares of stocks in those markets.
This week, firms with significant online drug sales, such as Walgreens Boots Alliance (symbol WBA on Nasdaq) and CVS Health Corp. (symbol CVS on… Read More
SYMANTEC CORP., $19.52, symbol SYMC on Nasdaq, sells computer-security technology, including antivirus and email-filtering software, to businesses and consumers.
The stock dropped 32% today after the company unexpectedly said it was looking into unspecified financial issues. It also warned it may have to amend financial results… Read More
DEVON ENERGY CORP., $32.72, symbol DVN on New York, is a leading explorer and producer of oil and natural gas in the U.S.
The company focuses on four core areas in Oklahoma and West Texas. It also has several heavy-oil projects in Eastern Alberta. In the… Read More