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Investor's Digest of Canada

Investor’s Digest of Canada has been named “The World’s Best Investment Advisory” — five times — by the Specialized Information Publishers Association of Washington, D.C.

Published bi-weekly, this information-packed advisory is the key source of investment knowledge for individual investors in Canada. Investor’s Digest briefs readers on what leading investment firms across Canada are telling their best clients to buy and sell. It monitors insider trading, provides summaries of brokers’ research reports, analyzes key ratios on over 1,100 Canadian companies and interviews professional money managers.

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Stable returns, cash flow from private mortgages

Why invest in private mortgages? Unlike stocks, funds or traditional real estate investments, private mortgages are relatively safe investment vehicles that allow generous, stable returns and produce strong cash flow.   Read More

A junior marine technology stock to buy

Newfoundland-based Kraken Robotics is a marine technology stock providing ultra-high resolution, software-centric sensors and underwater robotic systems. Kraken was founded with the objective of commercializing a software-centric version of Synthetic   Read More

2 best forest products stocks to buy

Research analyst Daryl Swetlishoff argues that recent weakness in lumber demand was due to seasonal rather than structural problems. He says West Fraser Timber and Interfor Corp. are his ‘best   Read More

An ETF and 6 “gassy” stocks to buy

Legendary New Brunswick oil (and everything else) magnate K.C. Irving’s three sons were both affectionately and derisively known as Oily, Gassy and Greasy. Seasonality financial analyst Don Vialoux’s use of   Read More

A bond and 2 best stocks to buy now

Guy Lapierre, a Port Coquitlam, BC-based vice president at PI Financial, really likes Calgary-based Parkland Fuel Corp.’s six per cent bonds and two stocks—BCE for its dividend yield and Transcontinental   Read More

Precise cannabis dosing an industry-changer

Canntab Therapeutics Inc. has developed a process to incorporate cannabis extracts into pills that administer measured, standardized dosages, and include a unique delivery system to enable time-controlled absorption. Investor’s Digest   Read More

Stable returns, cash flow from private mortgages

Why invest in private mortgages? Unlike stocks, funds or traditional real estate investments, private mortgages are relatively safe investment vehicles that allow generous, stable returns and produce strong cash flow.   Read More

2 best ETFs to buy right now

The peak six months of market activity has arrived, and seasonal investing analyst and portfolio manager Brooke Thackray picks the two sectors—and names two specific ETFs—that he’s targeting to rotate   Read More

This junior gold mine is a bargain stock

The shock of past downward projections belies the true value of established gold miner Guyana Goldfields’ Aurora gold mine, says Investor’s Digest of Canada junior mining stock columnist Mike Kachanovsky.   Read More

An ETF and 6 “gassy” stocks to buy

Legendary New Brunswick oil (and everything else) magnate K.C. Irving’s three sons were both affectionately and derisively known as Oily, Gassy and Greasy. Seasonality financial analyst Don Vialoux’s use of   Read More

Cineplex: Mission possible after Avengers win

In addition to its 162 movie theatres’ (1,659 screens) box office business (a 79 per cent market share), Toronto-based consumer stock Cineplex Inc. also has large media and amusement gaming   Read More

A tech stock and a financial stock to buy

Vancouver-based Elvis Picardo, a financial analyst and portfolio manager at HollisWealth, a division of Industrial Alliance Securities, picks one of Canada’s largest insurers and a US communications giant as the   Read More

5 gold stocks and 2 gold ETFs to buy

If gold reaches more than US$1,377.50 per ounce, seasonal analyst Don Vialoux says: “Every analyst on the street is going to be yelling: ‘We’re finally reaching the next secular cycle   Read More

3 oil & gas stocks to buy now

PI Financial portfolio manager Guy Lapierre picks three oil and gas stocks and a sugar producer as his ‘best buys’. [ed.–How did a sugar producer get in with his oil   Read More

2 stocks with high dividends

A global oil and gas stock that yields about six per cent and a financial services stock yielding about 10 per cent are Toronto-based portfolio manager Michael Sprung’s two favourite   Read More

A tech stock and a financial stock to buy

Vancouver-based Elvis Picardo, a financial analyst and portfolio manager at HollisWealth, a division of Industrial Alliance Securities, picks one of Canada’s largest insurers and a US communications giant as the   Read More