Suncor committed to acquisition

Suncor committed to acquisition

Canada’s largest oil producer wrote down its reserves by $2 billion in the last quarter because of falling oil prices. But its oil refineries and gas stations will help it move ahead with the purchase of Canadian Oil Sands.

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Dividend Stocks: Telus ready for wireless battle

Telus is attracting new customers and hanging on to existing ones. Still, it will likely have to cut costs and improve its networks to maintain market share and increase its dividends.

TELUS CORP. (Toronto symbol T; www.telus.com) is Canada’s second-largest … Read More

Growth Stocks: Blackberry’s future depends on software

Blackberry rebounded from its 52-week low thanks to acquisitions and sales for its new Android smartphone. The technology company is also expanding its software unit. It provides recurring licensing fees and reveals consumer confidence in Blackberry’s security systems.

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5 ways asset allocation funds can cost you money

Asset allocation funds aim to improve returns and/or reduce risk by switching back and forth among stocks, bonds and cash. We think they are likely to hurt your portfolio returns rather than enhance them.

Asset allocation funds are mutual funds whose managers believe they can… Read More