How to Buy International Stocks to enhance and diversify your portfolio

For Canadian investors wondering how to buy international stocks, ADRs and international ETFs may be a safer option than buying on foreign exchanges
We believe most investors could benefit from holding some foreign and international investments in their portfolios for added diversification. And growing markets like… Read More

How to find the best top paying dividend stocks

How to find the best top paying dividend stocks

Not all of the top paying dividend stocks are worth buying because some dividends are unsustainable
Top paying dividend stocks are a valuable component of any sound investing portfolio. All in all, we think that dividends can contribute up to, say, a third of your long-term… Read More

Two Big Risks of Canadian Penny Stocks You Can Avoid

Two Big Risks of Canadian Penny Stocks You Can Avoid

Canadian penny stocks can be riskier than other investments, and if investors aren’t careful, early success can actually lead to a big loss.
The appeal of Canadian penny stocks today is no different than it was in the past. Investors are looking to add to the… Read More

How to Profit From Dual-Class Shares of Canadian Stocks

How to Profit From Dual-Class Shares of Canadian Stocks

When it comes to dual-class shares, voting shares have certain advantages over non-voting shares
Aside from specific investments (such as U.S. and Canadian stocks, income trusts or exchange-traded funds), our Inner Circle members ask us a wide range of investment questions. For example, I’ve been asked… Read More

Is it Too Late to Invest in Canadian Marijuana Stocks?

Is it Too Late to Invest in Canadian Marijuana Stocks?

Individual Canadian marijuana stocks may move higher on momentum but they need significant revenue growth to justify their huge market caps
Share prices for many Canadian marijuana stocks  soared just ahead of 2018 legalization in Canada, but they’ve since seen sharp declines. Still, the speculative appeal… Read More

Penny Stock vs. Regular Stock: What’s the Difference?

Penny Stock vs. Regular Stock: What’s the Difference?

There are big differences in penny stock vs. regular stock investing—mostly centered around risk
In assessing the differences between a penny stock vs. regular stock, it’s important to define the two. Many of the best “regular stocks” are blue chip stocks. Blue chip companies can give investors an additional… Read More