Demand for Major Drilling’s specialized services, especially from senior gold producers, including Australia’s largest mining companies, is recovering. Meanwhile, Computer Modelling is benefiting from expanding oil and gas drilling in response to higher energy prices. We think there are still gains ahead for both stocks… Read More
We continue to have a high opinion of recommend all of Canada’s top banks, but Bank of Nova Scotia remains one of our top favourites for new buying. That’s mainly because it has the greatest international exposure of the five—it now gets roughly 40% of… Read More
Tax free savings accounts let you earn investment income tax free. Make sure you’re getting the most profit and tax benefits from your TFSA.
The federal government first made the tax free savings account (TFSA) available to investors in January 2009. These accounts let you earn… Read More
Some investors overlook the Netherlands given its small size and small population. Still, other investors recognize it as one of the world’s top 20 economies and among the world’s top 10 exporters.
The Netherlands has recovered well from the financial crisis a decade ago and is… Read More
A: Stryker Corporation, $206.97, symbol SYK on New York (Shares outstanding: 373.1 million; Market cap: $76.8 billion; www.stryker.com), is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies. The firm is based in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
Stryker’s investors benefit from its three business segments:
The Orthopaedics segment (37% of total revenue)… Read More
Q: Pat, what is your opinion of this socially conscious ETF, Goldman Sachs JUST U.S. Large Cap Equity ETF? Thank you.
A: The Goldman Sachs JUST U.S. Large Cap Equity ETF, $44.89, symbol JUST on New York (Units outstanding: 3.1 million; Market cap: $139.2 million; www.gsam.com), started up June 7, 2018, launched by prominent hedge fund manager and billionaire philanthropist Paul Tudor Jones.
The ETF’s MER is a low… Read More
A: Smartsheet Inc., $44.60, symbol SMAR on New York (Shares outstanding: 87.4 million; Market cap: $5.0 billion; www.smartsheet.com), provides cloud-based software for teams and organizations to plan, capture, manage, automate, and report on their work.
Smartsheet first sold shares to the public in April 2018 at $15… Read More
A: True North Commercial REIT, $6.98, symbol TNT.UN on Toronto (Units outstanding: 57.7 million; Market cap: $489.6 million; www.truenorthreit.com), owns and operates a portfolio of 46 office properties. They make up about 3.9 million square feet, in urban centres and what the REIT sees as Canada’s… Read More
Q: Pat, can I get your opinion on Crescita Therapeutics Inc. (CTX)? Based on its recent quarterly financial performance, I am interested in getting your insights. Also, what do you think of its recent cannabis deal? Thank you.
A: Crescita Therapeutics, $0.96, symbol CTX on Toronto (Shares outstanding: 21.0 million; Market cap: $20.1 million; www.crescitatherapeutics.com), is a dermatology company with manufacturing capabilities, a portfolio of non-prescription skincare products for the treatment and care of skin conditions and diseases, and prescription drug products for… Read More