How to realize big benefits from a holding company discount

How to realize big benefits from a holding company discount

A holding company discount represents a great hidden opportunity for investor profit
Even in 2020, a holding company discount is a little-understood phenomenon in finance. It represents a special kind of hidden asset and source of potential profit for investors in holding companies.

A holding company is… Read More

Use these megatrends to build gains

“Megatrends” are societal shifts with significant, long-term implications for the economy and the stock market. Once in full swing, these trends can be easy to track, although it is more difficult to pick out the companies that will most benefit from them. This month we… Read More

Be wary of the difference between growth and momentum stocks

Be wary of the difference between growth and momentum stocks

To profit from growth stocks, you need to pick stocks with clear growth prospects and not simply momentum stocks with uncertain futures
By definition, growth stocks are companies that have above-average growth prospects. They are firms whose earnings growth has been above the market average, and… Read More

These ETFs set you up for 2020 gains

This issue, we identify five niche funds ready to boost this year’s returns for our subscribers. (They’re in addition to our top ETF pick for 2020, see column at right.) Each is also likely to cut your investment risk for 2020, and for the many years… Read More

23 top tips for successfully investing in TSX growth stocks

23 top tips for successfully investing in TSX growth stocks

Despite the market volatility of 2019—and their own increased volatility—TSX growth stocks can make excellent long-term investments.

By definition, TSX growth stocks are companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange that have above-average growth prospects. They are firms whose earnings growth has been—or is projected to be—above… Read More

High research spending cuts their risk

Computer equipment and software companies operate in a highly volatile field. A start-up firm with a better product can quickly gain market share and force well-established firms out of business.
The best technology stocks are those that can afford to keep adding profitable new products and… Read More

The top tech stocks will have this hidden asset

The top tech stocks will have this hidden asset

Look for hidden assets and a strong base of operations to gain the most from your investments in the top tech stocks
It’s natural to think you profit best from technology by investing in shares of top tech favourites. But this can lead to disappointment. Tech… Read More