How to Buy International Stocks to enhance and diversify your portfolio

For Canadian investors wondering how to buy international stocks, ADRs and international ETFs may be a safer option than buying on foreign exchanges
We believe most investors could benefit from holding some foreign and international investments in their portfolios for added diversification. And growing markets like… Read More

Q: Hi, Pat. A news article I read stated that Warren Buffett recently sold his entire stake in Restaurant Brands International. Does the sale change your outlook for this stock going forward? Thank you.

A: Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc., $217.80, symbol BRK.B on New York, recently bought 20.9 million shares of Barrick Gold, $38.65, symbol ABX on Toronto (and a recommendation of Power Growth Investor) for $563.5 million U.S. Berkshire Hathaway is now the miner’s 11th-largest shareholder.

At the… Read More

Get a 5.2% yield from IBM

Get a 5.2% yield from IBM

Weaker demand for legacy operations contributed to a 3.4% drop in revenue in the most-recent quarter. 

However, a recent acquisition supports the company’s shift to cloud computing and the sales and earnings growth associated with it. 

IBM (New York symbol IBM; www.ibm.com) gives investors exposure to one… Read More

Get a 5.2% yield from IBM

Get a 5.2% yield from IBM

Weaker demand for legacy operations contributed to a 3.4% drop in revenue in the most-recent quarter. 

However, a recent acquisition supports the company’s pivot to cloud computing and stronger sales and earnings. 

IBM (New York symbol IBM; www.ibm.com) gives investors exposure to one of the world’s largest… Read More