Investment company Forte Capital Llc buys Cummins Inc, Canadian National Railway Co, Maxim Integrated Products Inc, iShares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond, Colgate-Palmolive Co, DowDuPont Inc, NVIDIA Corp, Raytheon Co, Facebook Inc, Phillips 66, sells Vanguard Small-Cap, iShares TIPS Bond, iShares Russell 1000 Growth, E.I. du Pont de Nemours, iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF during the 3-months ended....More>>>
Much like the Canadian banking sector, Canadian telecoms operate in an oligopoly dominated by a few key players. These companies are Telus (NYSE:TU), Rogers (NYSE:RCI), and Bell (NYSE:BCE).
Telus is my personal favorite among these stocks, and as such I’ve decided to share my investment thesis.
Note: All prices and other information is in Canadian dollars unless otherwise specified.
Irene Rosenfeld, CEO of Oreo and Cadbury maker Mondelez, will step down as head of the snack food giant in November. She is currently just one of 32 women to head up a Fortune 500 firm.
And when she does step down, the ranks of female chiefs will diminish.
Rosenfeld is being succeeded by Dirk Van de Put, the president and CEO of McCain Foods, a Canadian company known mainly for....More>>>
Royal Bank of Canada, the nation’s largest mortgage lender, isn’t hurting from a slowing housing market — yet.
The Toronto-based bank reported 6.4 percent growth in Canadian residential mortgages in the fiscal first quarter, with average balances climbing to C$238.5 billion ($187.6 billion). That’s down from the 6.6 percent growth rate in the fourth quarter, though....More>>>
By Ben Reynolds
Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) is the third-largest Canadian bank ranked by market cap.
Bank of Nova Scotia’s market cap is $64 billion The Toronto-Dominion Bank’s market cap is $83 billion Royal Bank of Canada’s market cap is $94 billion
Bank of Nova Scotia’s financial metrics should immediately stand out for value-focused dividend....More>>>
While looking through my portfolio, I realized I hold 300 shares of General Electric (NYSE: GE) from way, way back. I used to own 1000, but sold most off long before the financial crises. I’ve pretty much committed myself to just hold these shares, come whatever, and see what happens. I’ve invested the proceeds from the 700 sold shares well over the years, so GE is very small part of....More>>>
Crude oil prices have nearly reached $70 a barrel this year, and tensions in the Middle East coupled with a resurgence of U.S. and Canadian shale production could move that price to $80 soon. Many consumers may have trouble with the rise in gasoline and heating oil costs that comewith such a high price. So will companies that rely on oil, gas and oil by-products.
Oil prices have not been....More>>>
Could McDonald’s be challenging Chick-fil-A’s waffle fry excellence?
The American burger behemoth’s Canadian outpost says it’s offering waffle fries during the holidays, an announcement that caught the attention of the restaurant’s fans.
“Celebrate #FRYday with Waffle Cut Fries.,” McDonald’s Can
ada tweeted Nov. 25. “Theyre....More>>>
Though spring only recently arrived, marijuana stocks have been flowering for a good two years. Cannabis research firm ArcView has forecast a compound annual growth rate of 28% for the legal weed industry in North America through 2021, leading to what could amount to almost $25 billion in annual sales if these estimates prove accurate.
Growing from less than $7 billion in annual sales to....More>>>
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This week was a rough week for cannabis stocks, but especially the Canadian licensed producers (LPs), of which there are currently 28 publicly-traded companies,....More>>>