Acquisition readies Telus for 5G

Acquisition readies Telus for 5G

The company recently paid $931 million for new 600 MHz radio frequencies. The purchase is key to the launch of its ultrafast 5G wireless Internet service.

In the meantime, the stock yields a high 4.6% yield and the company has raised its dividend an average 8.6%… Read More

Dividend Advisor Hotline – Friday, May 17, 2019

WESTJET AIRLINES LTD., $30.10, Toronto symbol WJA, serves over 100 destinations in North America, Central America, the Caribbean and Europe.

The stock jumped 62% this week after the company accepted a $31.00-a-share all-cash takeover offer from Onex Corp. (Toronto symbol ONEX).

Onex’s $31.00 takeover offer represents a.. Read More

Huawei ban would be costly

BCE INC. $58.42 (Toronto symbol BCE; Shares outstanding: 898.0 million; Market cap: $52.5 billion; TSINetwork Rating: Above Average; Dividend yield: 5.2%; www.bce.ca) and TELUS $47.93 (Toronto symbol T; Shares o/s: 598.7 million; Market cap: $28.7 billion; TSINetwork Rating: Above Average; Dividend yield: 4.6%; www.telus.com) have both used equipment from China’s… Read More

5 top Canadian dividend stocks to invest in

5 top Canadian dividend stocks to invest in

Here are 5 Canadian dividend stocks we recommend holding in your portfolio
One of the key points in our three-part investment advice is to invest mainly in well-established dividend-paying stocks. Successful investors pay a lot of attention to dividend yields from Canadian dividend stocks. Dividends can… Read More

This dividend is up for the 16th time since 2011

This dividend is up for the 16th time since 2011

Significant investments in its high-speed networks continue to help Canada’s third largest wireless carrier attract new customers while hanging onto old ones. They’ve also helped support earnings and revenue growth and have boosted cash flow.

The company has just raised its dividend—the 16th time since 2011—and… Read More