These insurers offer you income and growth

Business for our two top Canadian insurance recommendations remains steady, although COVID-19 has slowed their share-price growth. Still, both firms should rebound quickly once the coronavirus outbreak eases. That will lift the value of their shares. Meanwhile, each insurer offers you a high, sustainable dividend… Read More

Two Canadian ETFs hold most of Canada’s best stocks

Two Canadian ETFs hold most of Canada’s best stocks

Today, we look at two Canadian ETFs that hold many of the Canadian stocks we recommend for 2020. iShares S&P/TSX 60 Index ETF and iShares Canada Select Dividend Index ETF mirror, respectively, sub-indexes holding the 60 most-heavily trades stocks and 30 of the highest-yielding dividend stocks… Read More

Sun Life’s stable dividend adds to its appeal

Sun Life remains a great choice for investors seeking reliable dividends during the COVID-19 pandemic. The company continues to add high-quality businesses, particularly overseas. That should let it keep raising your payments.
SUN LIFE FINANCIAL INC. $53 is a buy. The stock (Toronto symbol SLF; Conservative-Growth Dividend Payer… Read More

Dividend Advisor Hotline – Friday, June 19, 2020

TRANSCONTINENTAL INC., $14.67, Toronto symbol TCL.A, is a buy for aggressive investors.

The company is Canada’s leading commercial printer. It also makes plastic packaging for consumer and industrial products.

With the April 2020 payment, Transcontinental raised your quarterly dividend by 2.3%. Investors now receive $0.225 a share,… Read More

Insurers still a top choice for income seekers

The COVID-19 outbreak will slow the growth of these top insurance companies, particularly in Asia. The shock to their investment portfolios will also limit their earnings.
However, both firms should rebound quickly once the outbreak eases. That should also let them keep raising your dividends.
MANULIFE FINANCIAL… Read More