The Ins and Outs of Investing in Exchange Traded Funds

The Ins and Outs of Investing in Exchange Traded Funds

Discover the best ways you can add ETFs to your portfolio
ETFs are one of the most popular and most benign investing innovations of our time—and the best ETF investments can be great low-fee ways to hold shares in multiple companies with a single investment… Read More

These safety-conscious stocks remain buys

METRO INC., $58.11, is a buy. The stock (Toronto symbol MRU; Shares o/s: 254.2 million; Market cap: $14.8 billion; TSINetwork Rating: Average; Dividend yield: 1.6%; lets you tap 950 grocery stores and 650 drugstores, in Quebec, Ontario and New Brunswick.
To improve its long-term profitability and drive investor value,… Read More

Activists use pandemic to spur change

Sharp share-price drops due to the coronavirus outbreak will likely encourage activist investors to raise their stake in—and influence on—these three firms (including Sony—see box). However, for reasons outlined below, we advise you to stay on the sidelines, at least for now.