Q: Dear TSI team, can I have your analysis of Ball Corporation (NYSE BLL)? What are your views about the future of aluminum containers for beverages? Thanks!

A: Ball Corporation, $66.46, symbol BLL on New York (Shares outstanding: 334.7 million; Market cap: $22.2 billion; www.ball.com), manufactures metal packaging for the beverage, food and consumer products industries. The company also has an aerospace business that designs and manufactures a variety of aerospace products… Read More

Dividend Advisor Hotline – Friday, June 7, 2019

ALGONQUIN POWER & UTILITIES CORP., $16.28, Toronto symbol AQN, operates through two main businesses: the Liberty Power Group produces and sells electricity from 39 clean energy facilities across North America; and the Liberty Utilities Group provides regulated electricity, natural gas, water distribution and wastewater collection… Read More

Get a 6.7% yield from British-American Tobacco plc

Get a 6.7% yield from British-American Tobacco plc

A Member of Pat McKeough’s Inner Circle recently asked for his advice on one of the world’s leading tobacco manufacturing, distribution and sales companies as it further expands into vaping products.

Pat notes that “sin stocks,” in general, have delivered steady returns despite ever-tightening government restrictions… Read More

Q: Pat, the U.S. dollar is up lately, but I think it may fall. Is there a way for me to gain from a drop in the U.S. dollar against the Canadian dollar? What about for other currencies against the U.S. dollar? Thank you.

A: Invesco CurrencyShares Canadian Dollar Trust, $73.45, symbol FXC on New York (Shares outstanding: 1.7 million; Market cap: $124.9 million; www.currencyshares.com), is one of a number of CurrencyShares ETFs offered by Invesco Specialized Products. These ETFs rise in value when the U.S. dollar falls and… Read More