Do you want to change careers? Are you absolutely sure?
From my own career change to the stories I hear from my clients and workshop students, often we think we want to change careers when the problem is our work environment instead. If you find yourself stuck, unsure what to do next, or t
Canada legalized medical marijuana nationwide back in 2001 meaning the Canadian cannabis space (especially when it comes to publicly listed stocks) is much more evolved than down in the USA where there are 50 states with 50 different sets of rules on top of federal policy rules. In fact, one small cap Canadian cannabis stock has just announced it was divesting its USA assets to refocus on the Canadian....More>>>
General Electric (NYSE:GE) is one of the most outstanding dividend plays out there. Not only has the company paid out a dividend for more than 100 uninterrupted years, it has also grown that dividend in most years. GE’s current yield of 3% is considerably higher than the Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDX:INDU) average yield of 2.76%.
Anything that would threaten that dividend is, therefore,....More>>>
If youre looking for an undervalued company in the auto segment thats almost guaranteed to grow slow and steady over the long term, then the Lear Corporation (LEA) should definitely be on your vetting list. The lowly PE ratio of 10 is merely the bitter aftertaste of investors in a company that went belly up during the great recession because of its debt pile. I believe the company has shaken off....More>>>
Note: Unless otherwise specified, all figures are in Canadian dollars.
AltaGas (OTCPK:ATGFF) recently announced that it’s going to acquire WGL Holdings (NYSE:WGL). This article will examine the financial side of the transaction. A number of Seeking Alpha authors have written articles on the merger as well, and I suggest that you read them.
Before I begin, let me tell you my story....More>>>
Warren Buffett often jokes that he gets a quarter of his daily caloric intake from Coca-Cola. But an investment firm is suggesting that Kraft Heinz, which Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway owns a nearly 27 percent stake in, may want to buy Coke rival Pepsi.
Fixed income research shop CreditSights said in a report this week that Kraft Heinz (KHC) appears to still be itching to do a deal.....More>>>
Today (March 8) is International Women’s Day. It is also the day women across the country will not go to work, avoid shopping, and wear red, to give a small display of what the country would be like if women had fewer rights and were unable to contribute to our society. This is a continuation of the Women’s March that happened on....More>>>
When Costco Wholesale (COST) announced its fiscal first-quarter earnings in December, its shares rose 1.3%, despite initial disappointment. And next month, Costco will release its December sales, which should show whether that reaction was justified. Baird’s Peter Benedict and team offer a preview:
Modeling December “core” comps (ex-gas/FX) of....More>>>
The high-end jewelry market has always been more resilient than watches, as it is a less discretionary spending item. Moreover its cost base being mostly in Europe and outside Switzerland (compared to major watchmakers) gives an advantage to this product category, as the euro is down -6% versus the US dollar in the last 6 months. We expect the high-end jewelry sector to stabilize in the next 3 months,....More>>>
After two years of lackluster returns, the price of a single coin soared more than 100% this year putting bitcoin on track for its best annual performance since 2013. A wave of exuberance carried bitcoin from around $90 in January of that year to an all-time high of $1,242.
Bitcoins market capitalization sailed past $14.5 billion as the price of a single....More>>>
One popular investing strategy is to buy shares of companies that are positioned to rapidly increase their profits. This strategy works because most companies' stocks are valued at a multiple of their earnings, therefore if a company's net income grows, then its stock price should follow suit.
Chipotle Mexican Grill(NYSE:CMG)has pulled off the mother of all comebacks. The fast-casual restaurant operator is moving higher for the fifth month in a row. The shares have soared 82% since bottoming out in February.
The stock is kicking off the new trading week with a boost courtesy o