Updating Weight Watchers International, Amerigo Resources & Broadridge Financial Solutions

WEIGHT WATCHERS INTERNATIONAL $19.46 (Nasdaq symbol WW; TSINetwork Rating: Extra Risk) (212-589-2700; www.ww.com; Shares o/s: 67.0 million; Market cap: $1.3 billion; No dividends paid) has expanded its weight-loss services to include “Wellness that works” programs. The move reflects the company’s goal of promoting healthy living, in general, rather… Read More

High-quality reserves give Teck an edge

TECK RESOURCES LTD. $31 (Toronto symbol TECK.B; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Resources sector; Shares outstanding: 574.9 million; Market cap: $17.8 billion; Price-to sales ratio: 1.4; Dividend yield: 0.6%; TSINetwork Rating: Extra Risk; www.teck.com) is a leading producer of metallurgical coal, a key ingredient in steel making. The reserves… Read More

Amerigo cuts a ribbon

AMERIGO RESOURCES $1.00 (Toronto symbol ARG; TSINetwork Rating: Speculative) (604-681-2802; www.amerigoresources.com; Shares o/s: 177.3 million; Market cap: $171.9 million; No dividends paid), processes copper and molybdenum from the waste rock of the huge El Teniente mine in Chile.
Amerigo has other deals to process material at the nearby… Read More

What is one of the most promising Canadian diamond stocks?

What is one of the most promising Canadian diamond stocks?

Here’s one of a growing number of Canadian diamond stocks for aggressive investors
Canadian diamond stocks, like those around the world, are focused on the mining of diamonds–a transparent form of pure carbon, with dense crystal structures that make them the hardest substance known.

Canadian diamond stocks… Read More