Here are key updates on 3 dividend payers

INTEL CORP. $56 remains a buy. The computer chip maker (Nasdaq symbol INTC; Conservative-Growth Dividend Payer Portfolio, Manufacturing & Industry sector; Shares outstanding: 4.0 billion; Market cap: $224.0 billion; Dividend yield: 2.5%; Dividend Sustainability Rating: Above Average; www.intel.com) last raised your quarterly dividend by 5.3%… Read More

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PEMBINA PIPELINE CORP., $41 is a buy. The company (Toronto symbol PPL; Utilities sector; Shares outstanding: 550.0 million; Market cap: $22.6 billion; Dividend yield: 6.1%; Takeover Target Rating: Medium; www.pembina.com) has now agreed to acquire Inter Pipeline Ltd. (Toronto symbol IPL). Pembina is offering 0.5… Read More

Bakery sale unlocks Weston’s value

Holding companies often own a variety of unrelated businesses. As a result the shares of those complex companies tend to trade for less than the value of their assets.
One of the best ways to reduce or eliminate this “holding company discount” is for the firm… Read More