RESTAURANT BRANDS INTERNATIONAL INC., $63.09, symbol QSR on New York, is the world’s third-largest fast-food operator after McDonald’s (No. 1) and Yum Brands (No. 2). It has 17,796 Burger King, 4,846 Tim Hortons (coffee and donuts) and 3,102 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (fried chicken) outlets in… Read More
BMTC GROUP $13.82 (Toronto symbol GBT; TSINetwork Rating: Extra Risk) (514-648-5757; No website; Shares outstanding: 34.7 million; Market cap: $477.9 million; Dividend yield: 2.0%) has 36 outlets and is one of Quebec’s biggest retailers of furniture, electronics and appliances. The company mainly sells these items through two chains:… Read More
NEW GOLD INC., $1.32, symbol NGD on Toronto, has four established mines: the Mesquite project in the U.S.; Cerro San Pedro in Mexico; the Peak mine in Australia; and the New Afton operation in B.C. A fifth mine, in Rainy River, Ontario, started up last… Read More
WYNDHAM HOTELS & RESORTS, INC., $62.88, symbol WH on New York, is the world’s largest hotel franchise company in the world.
On June 4, 2018, the former Wyndham Worldwide completed the spin off of its vacation ownership business as WYNDHAM DESTINATIONS, $48.24, symbol WYND on New… Read More
REITMANS (CANADA) LTD., $4.07, symbol RET.A on Toronto, owns 642 women’s clothing stores across Canada.
Those outlets are divided among several brands: Reitmans (270 stores), Penningtons (122), Addition Elle (90), RW & Co. (80), Thyme Maternity (63) and Hyba (17).
In the three months ended February 3,… Read More
TOROMONT INDUSTRIES LTD., $57.94, symbol TIH on Toronto, distributes a range of industrial equipment, including machinery made by Caterpillar Inc. It also makes refrigeration systems through its CIMCO business.
In the three months ended December 31, 2017, Toromont’s revenue jumped 67.2%, to $822.8 million from $492.2… Read More