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Feb 25, 2020
A Closer Look at Seven Beaten-Down Tech Stocks

WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR? Once again, the U.S Information Technology (IT) sector is outpacing the broader market. As of Feb. 21, The sector is up 10.7% while the S&P500 is up 4.4%, since the…

Feb 19, 2020
Seeking solid transportation stocks in the wake of virus disruptions

WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR? The Wuhan coronavirus has dominated news headlines for the past few weeks. Worldwide, there have been more than 40,000 cases of 2019-nCoV confirmed and more than 900 deaths reported, mostly…

Jan 29, 2020
10 Canadian midcap stocks with good momentum

What are we looking for? At least until Monday’s pullback, the S&P/TSX Composite Index has been on a great run, rising more than 3 per cent this year as of Friday’s close. Investor sentiment driven…

Jan 15, 2020
Dividend Paying Stocks in the Gold Sector

WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR? Gold is reaching price highs not seen since 2013, because of dovish central banks and the geopolitical volatility caused by the U.S.-China trade war and, most recently, the U.S.-Iran crisis.…

Oct 22, 2019
Eleven Canadian companies with profit growth

Amid earnings season, investors are eager to see how companies on their watch list and in their portfolios have performed during the latest quarter. Today, we will search for Canadian dividend-paying companies with growing returns…

Oct 08, 2019
Ten utilities with the power to generate dividend growth

A review of the recently ended third quarter shows that the best performing sectors, in both Canadian and U.S. markets, were those that are particularly interest-rate sensitive, such as utilities (up 9 per cent and…

Sep 25, 2019
Revisiting Canadian energy stocks in wake of Aramco attack

West Texas Intermediate, the North American crude oil benchmark, fluctuated between US$57 and US$62 last week after the attack on Saudi Aramco, the world’s largest exporter of petroleum. The Saudi incident in and of itself…

Sep 10, 2019
Ten mining stocks to watch in Canada’s materials sector

When markets are unstable and volatility is on the rise, investors tend to investigate alternative defensive products in order to protect their wealth. The materials sector can be seen as defensive insofar as gold (its…

Aug 27, 2019
Eight wealth-creating stocks in the U.S. real estate sector

In the midst of trade tensions and geopolitical disputes, it is the cyclical sectors – communications services and energy are prime examples – that tend to suffer most. As investors, sector allocation is crucial to…

Aug 13, 2019
Eighteen low volatility S&P 500 stocks capable of withstanding market shock...

The unresolved and further complication of the Sino-U.S. trade dispute hit the markets once again last week, which I believe will cause higher volatility in the markets in the short run. On Friday, U.S. President…

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