Q: Pat, what do you think about the investment merits of NFTs, or “non-fungible tokens”? I’ve been hearing a lot about them lately. Thanks.

A: NFTs, or “non-fungible tokens,” are an emerging, but highly speculative, investment. They’re focused on the belief that there is investment value in the relative scarcity of a cryptocurrency like bitcoin.

(Fungibility is the ability of a good or asset to be interchanged with other individual… Read More

Dividend Advisor Hotline – Friday, February 19, 2021

INTACT FINANCIAL CORP., $144.33, Toronto symbol IFC, is a buy.

The company is Canada’s largest provider of property and casualty insurance. Intact insures more than five million individuals and businesses. Its major brands are Intact Insurance, Canada BrokerLink and belairdirect.

Intact last raised its quarterly dividend by… Read More