Q: Hi, Pat. I was just in Vietnam and am happy to say I figured out how to cross the road safely in Saigon before my holiday ended. Could you tell me if we’re able to buy shares in Jollibee Foods Corp. from Canada, and whether it would be a good idea?

A: Jollibee Foods Corporation, $6.20, symbol JBFCF on the Nasdaq over-the-counter market (Shares outstanding: 1.1 billion; Market cap: $6.8 billion; www.jollibee.com.ph), is a multinational operator of fast-food restaurants based in the Philippines. The company’s main listing is on the Philippine Stock Exchange.

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If you are looking to invest in the best Canadian penny stocks, focus on stock quality—and make sure it has experienced management, as well as these 6 other elements
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