Sobeys Inc. $38 – Toronto symbol SBY

Sobeys Inc. $38 – Toronto symbol SBY

Sobeys has undergone significant changes since this article was published in 2006. see below for a June 2016 update.
2006:

SOBEYS INC. $38 (Toronto symbol SBY; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Consumer sector; SI Rating: Average; www.sobeys.com) operates 1,300 company-owned and franchised retail grocery stores in 10 provinces,… Read More

Rising dividend offsets a modest yield

Broadridge’s rising revenue and earnings give it lots for room to keep increasing its dividend. With its higher share price, the current dividend yields a modest 1.4%.
Until April 2007, the company was a subsidiary of Automatic Data Processing (ADP) . That’s when ADP set it… Read More

Exercise caution when buying MLPs

U.S. master limited partnerships (MLPs) tend to offer much higher yields than other stocks. However, Canadian investors are subject to a U.S. withholding tax of roughly 35% on income from MLPs. (Note: investors can usually claim a Canadian tax credit to offset at least part… Read More