Canadian blue chips dominate these two Canadian ETFs

Canadian blue chips dominate these two Canadian ETFs

These two Canadian ETFs track Canada’s best-established indexes and provide low-fee exposure to widely traded blue chip stocks.
When you invest in ETFs, simpler is generally better. And each of these two Canadian ETFs provides a straightforward approach to investing in a selection of Canada’s top… Read More

IMG Financial Inc. yields 6.1%

IMG Financial Inc. yields 6.1%

As a seller of mutual funds and wealth management services, this firm’s fee income rises and falls with the value of the securities it manages.

Due to the drop in stock values, the shares are down 19% since the start of 2022. However, the current… Read More

Market volatility should help IGM

IGM FINANCIAL INC. $37 is a buy. The mutual fund provider (Toronto symbol IGM; Conservative-Growth Payer Portfolio, Finance sector; Shares outstanding: 237.7 million; Market cap: $8.8 billion; Dividend yield: 6.1%; Dividend Sustainability Rating: Above Average; www.igmfinancial.com) last raised its quarterly dividend by 4.7% with the January 2015 payment. The… Read More

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LOBLAW COMPANIES, $116.07, is a buy. The retailer (Toronto symbol L; Shares outstanding: 327.3 million; Market cap: $38.1 billion; TSINetwork Rating: Above Average; Dividend yield: 1.4%; www.loblaw.ca) paid $832 million for Lifemark Health Group in May 2022. It operates over 300 clinics across Canada that provide physiotherapy, massagetherapy, occupational… Read More