Shawcor is set for a rebound

Shawcor is set for a rebound

Bad weather and other issues led to a 12.4% revenue drop for this company during the most-recent quarter.

However, the company continues to win new contracts and prepare for a brighter future.

SHAWCOR LTD. (Toronto symbol SCL; www.shawcor.com) makes sealants and coatings that keep oil and gas… Read More

Get a 4.6% yield from Russel Metals

Get a 4.6% yield from Russel Metals

A new agreement to combine operations with a rival will help the firm compete in a more challenging energy market.

The firm already has a large client base and it should soon have a more diverse product offering and business platform.

RUSSEL METALS INC. (Toronto symbol RUS;… Read More

Enjoy 5.6% yield from TC Energy

Enjoy 5.6% yield from TC Energy

New U.S. president Joe Biden recently cancelled this company’s controversial Keystone XL pipeline project but the firm’s future remains bright.

The expected cash flow from other new operations should deliver 5% to 7% annual dividend increases.

Meanwhile the stock trades at just 15.1 times forecast earnings.

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Q: Thank you, TSI, for all the great advice over the years. I’d like your opinion of Verisk (VRSK) on Nasdaq. Thank you.

A: Verisk Analytics Inc., $171.46, symbol VRSK on Nasdaq (Shares outstanding: 162.1 million; Market cap: $28.0 billion; www.verisk.com), offers risk-assessment services for property and casualty insurers and other businesses. Its decision-analytics technology helps clients understand and manage risks through fraud detection and prevention.

The company’s clients… Read More