Currency hedging comes at a cost with ETFs

Currency hedging comes at a cost with ETFs

Any currency volatility can send investors hunting for hedged ETFs. But the extra costs limit the appeal of currency hedging.
If you want to buy U.S. stocks and hedge against the U.S. dollar’s movements against the Canadian dollar, you could buy a hedged ETF like the… Read More

Solid growth prospects offset its low yield

While Microsoft’s low yield may not immediately appeal to income-seeking investors, the stock remains a solid pick for your portfolio. The company began paying regular dividends in 2004 and has raised that rate each year since 2010. It’s upcoming purchase of videogame maker Activision will… Read More