Q: Hi, Pat. I just joined the Inner Circle Pro and I wanted to get your opinion on Black Diamond Group (BDI.to)? Thanks.

A: Black Diamond Group, $1.34, symbol BDI on Toronto (Shares outstanding: 55.6 million; Market cap: $72.8 million; www.blackdiamondlimited.com), rents and sells modular buildings and temporary workforce accommodations to customers in Canada, the U.S., and Australia. The company is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta.

Black Diamond operates through… Read More

The hidden dangers of online trading

The hidden dangers of online trading

It doesn’t get as much play in the media as it did a decade ago, but even in the volatile market of 2020, online trading carries hidden dangers that aren’t always evident at first.
The main risk comes from the fact that online trading may seem… Read More

7 ways Canadian stock options will cost you money

7 ways Canadian stock options will cost you money

Canadian stock options can generate a lot of money for your broker, but here’s seven ways they can cost you even more
Trading Canadian stock options can generate a lot of brokerage commissions, which is why some young, aggressive brokers recommend them for their clients. That’s despite… Read More

Q: Pat, I bought shares of Twilio after you recommended it as a buy last week and it shot up right away. Thanks! Why did it jump and is it still a buy? Thanks again

A: Twilio Inc. $193.33, symbol TWLO on New York (Shares outstanding: 128.6 million; Market cap: $26.1 billion; www.twilio.com) offers a key service to software developers who create mobile apps. Its own software is used to connect apps to essential functions elsewhere on a device, including… Read More