Not all spinoffs help investors

These two companies hope to boost investor value with spinoffs. However, their deep-rooted problems will more than offset any short-term benefit for investors.
L BRANDS INC. $11 is a sell. The merchant (New York symbol LB; Consumer sector; Shares outstanding: 276.5 million; Market cap: $3.0 billion; Dividend suspended… Read More

5 top Canadian dividend stocks to invest in

5 top Canadian dividend stocks to invest in

Here are 5 Canadian dividend stocks we recommend holding in your portfolio during and after COVID-19
One of the key points in our three-part investment advice is to invest mainly in well-established dividend-paying stocks. The COVID-19 pandemic and the downturn it spurred in March 2020 highlights… Read More

Time for you to sell 2 of these retailers

The COVID-19 outbreak has forced these retailers to shut their stores and furlough employees. As a result, they are now relying on their much smaller online operations to cover rent payments and other obligations. Even when they do re-open, it’s likely that sales will remain… Read More

Sobeys Inc. $38 – Toronto symbol SBY

Sobeys Inc. $38 – Toronto symbol SBY

Sobeys has undergone significant changes since this article was published in 2006, including its delisting by owner Empire Company LTD. See below for that June 2016 update, following an Oct. 2019 update on Empire.
2019:

Empire Company Ltd., $30.50, symbol EMP.A on Toronto (Shares outstanding: 269.1… Read More