The Successful Investor Hotline – Friday, January 3, 2014

CGI GROUP INC., $34.96, Toronto symbol GIB.A, is Canada’s largest provider of computer outsourcing services. It helps its clients automate certain routine functions, like accounting and buying supplies. That makes companies more efficient and lets them focus on their main businesses.

The company is the… Read More

The Successful Investor Hotline – Friday, August 1, 2008

TECK COMINCO LTD. $45.00, Toronto symbol TCK.B, has agreed to buy the 80.1% of FORDING CANADIAN COAL TRUST $89.90, Toronto symbol FDG.UN, that it does not already own. Fording unitholders will receive $82.00 U.S. in cash and 0.245 of a Teck class B subordinate voting… Read More

The Successful Investor Hotline – Friday, May 2, 2008

TRANSCANADA CORP. $37.50, Toronto symbol TRP, owns 50% of Broadwater Energy, a joint venture with Royal Dutch Shell, which hopes to build an offshore liquefied natural gas terminal in Long Island Sound. However, New York State and New Jersey have rejected the proposal. Broadwater now… Read More

CGI Group Inc. $12 – Toronto symbol GIB.A

CGI GROUP INC. $12 (Toronto symbol GIB.A; Aggressive Growth Portfolio, Manufacturing & Industry sector; Shares outstanding: 323.6 million; Market cap: $3.9 billion; SI Rating: Speculative) is one of the largest independent information technology and business process services firms in North America.

CGI provides day-to-day maintenance and… Read More

Cut Your Risk With These Tech Stocks

Technology companies operate in a highly competitive and cyclical industry, so they must continue to invest heavily in research and marketing. We aim to cut tech stock risk by focusing on companies with distinct competitive advantages, such as proprietary technology, broad geographic reach and a.. Read More