Should you use a robo-advisory in your ETF investing?

Should you use a robo-advisory in your ETF investing?

A robo-advisory may be better than a bad broker, but there are still downfalls
A robo-advisory involves automated, Internet-based advice and portfolio management services.
A robo-advisory may offer beginning investors a more efficient, lower-cost investment approach, compared to what’s now open to them. Unfortunately, robo-advisors are likely… Read More

Buy these two high-income financials

IGM FINANCIAL INC. $37 (Toronto symbol IGM; Conservative Growth Payer Portfolio, Finance sector; Shs. o/s: 240.5 million; Market cap: $8.9 billion; Divd. yield: 6.1%; Dividend Sustainability Rating: Above Average; Price-tosales ratio: 3.0; www.igmfinancial.com) is Canada’s largest independent mutual fund provider. Power Financial owns 61.5% of… Read More

Updating Loblaw Companies, Power Corp. and Imperial Oil

LOBLAW COMPANIES $65.13 (Toronto symbol L; Shares outstanding: 404.5 million; Market cap: $26.6 billion; TSINetwork Rating: Above Average; Dividend yield: 1.6%; www.loblaw.ca) currently operates over 1,100 supermarkets across Canada. In March 2014, the company purchased the Shoppers Drug Mart chain of 1,300 drugstores.

The company continues… Read More

Strong client focus will help IGM adapt

IGM FINANCIAL INC. $36 (Toronto symbol IGM; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Finance sector; Shares out standing: 240.5 million; Market cap: $8.7 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 2.9; Dividend yield: 6.3%; TSI Network Rating: Above Average; www.igmfinancial.com) is Canada’s largest independent mutual fund provider. The company has two main… Read More