Dividend hikes are only part of their appeal

IMPERIAL OIL LTD. $33.93 (Toronto symbol IMO; Shares outstanding: 764.2 million; Market cap: $26.3 billion; TSINetwork Rating: Average; Dividend yield: 2.6%; www.imperialoil.ca) is Canada’s third-largest publicly traded oil company, after Suncor (No. 1) and Canadian Natural Resources. U.S.-based ExxonMobil (New York symbol XOM) owns 69.6%… Read More

These renewables are expanding worldwide

INNERGEX RENEWABLE ENERGY $15.27 (Toronto symbol INE; Shares outstanding: 133.6 million; Market cap: $2.0 billion; TSINetwork Rating: Extra Risk; Dividend yield 4.6%; www.innergex.com) operates 37 hydroelectric plants, 25 wind farms and four solar power fields. Those operations are spread across the provinces of Quebec, Ontario and B.C.,… Read More