Visa’s fast growth justifies its high valuation

VISA INC. $147 (New York symbol V; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Finance sector; Shares outstanding: 2.3 billion; Market cap: $338.1 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 16.3; Dividend yield: 0.6%; TSINetwork Rating: Above Average; www.visa.com) operates the world’s largest electronic payments network to process credit, debit, prepaid and commercial transactions in… Read More

Here are five top ETF buys and 1 sell

The six ETFs we update below mainly hold high-quality stocks that are widely traded on Canadian and U.S. exchanges. Each fund tracks the performance of a major stock market index. That’s different from ETFs focused on narrower indexes or themes such as cryptocurrencies or biotechnology.
Of… Read More

Shift to plastic over cash fuels Visa

VISA INC. $132 (New York symbol V; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Finance sector; Shares o/s: 2.3 billion; Market cap: $303.6 billion; P/S ratio: 15.3; Divd .yield: 0.8%; TSINetwork Rating: Above Average; www.visa.com) processed 11.7% more credit- and debit-card transactions in its fiscal 2018 second quarter, ended March 31,… Read More