Q: Electric-operated vehicles look like a big part of the future. But I’m wondering about your Successful Investor auto-parts pick Linamar. How is it preparing for the auto industry’s ramp-up of electrical vehicle production? Thanks.

A: Linamar Corp., $78.65, symbol LNR on Toronto (Shares outstanding: 65.5 million; Market cap: $5.2 billion; www.linamar.com), makes a variety of automotive parts, including cylinder heads and cylinder blocks. It also makes self-propelled, scissor-type work platforms under the Skyjack brand as well as agricultural harvesting… Read More

Re-opened car plants spur Linamar

LINAMAR CORP. $56 remains a buy. The company (Toronto symbol LNR; Aggressive Growth Portfolio, Manufacturing & Industry sector; Shares outstanding: 65.4 million; Market cap: $3.7 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 0.6; Dividend yield: 0.5%; TSINetwork Rating: Average; www.linamar.com) makes a variety of automotive parts, including cylinder heads… Read More