Q: Pat, I’m interested in getting your opinion on Westshore Terminals, trading on the TSX. Is the new deal with Teck a plus? Thank you.

A: Westshore Terminals Investment Corp., $16.60, symbol WTE on Toronto (Shares outstanding: 63.4 million; Market cap: $1.1 billion; www.westshore.com), operates a coal storage and loading terminal on land leased from the Vancouver Port Authority at Roberts Bank, B.C.

Westshore ships both metallurgical and thermal coal. Teck… Read More

Tap into rising copper with Teck

TECK RESOURCES LTD. $19 is a still buy. The stock (Toronto symbol TECK.B; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Resources sector; Shares o/s: 547.3 million; Market cap: $6.0 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 0.5; Dividend yield: 1.8%; TSINetwork Rating: Extra Risk; www.teck.com) has more than doubled since falling to $8.15… Read More

Get a 5.3% yield from Suncor Energy Inc.

Get a 5.3% yield from Suncor Energy Inc.

Planned expansion and maintenance projects should help the company increase earnings after a difficult 2020 marked by low oil prices, COVID-19, and a recent fire at one of its properties. 

A dividend cut will also help conserve cash as the company anticipates improved results in 2021… Read More