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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.

Subscribers to Investor’s Digest of Canada also get buy and sell recommendations from the best and brightest minds in Canada, complete coverage of stocks that offer Dividend Re-Investment Plans and digests of leading investment advisory newsletters from across Canada and around the world.

Article Index

A bargain stock in the energy sector

NOA is a compelling opportunity for value investors with a longer-term time horizon to own a wealth-generating company which can be bought today near its tangible book value.

Although stocks have   Read More

3 precious metals stocks to buy

Here are three royalty and streaming stocks. They enjoy lower expenses and less risk than their operating peers, while enjoying the upside of any successes.
Government responses to COVID-19 are paving   Read More

Contact tracing software tracks COVID-19 spread

HealthSpace Data Systems promises to deliver its platform for contact tracing within 48 hours to any North American jurisdiction fighting COVID-19 outbreaks.

The rush to collect and measure medically relevant data   Read More

A financial stock for stressful times

goeasy provides financial services to purchasers and lessees of its furniture, electronics, computers, and appliances.

Toronto-based Raymond James Financial analyst Stephen Boland resumes coverage of financial services stock goeasy Ltd. (TSX—GSY)   Read More

Top-10 REITS for a recovery

National Bank Financial analysts Matt Kornack and Tal Woolley say that if a sharp recovery emerges, these Top 10 REITS will materially outperform their class.
This report contains the result of   Read More

2 construction industry stocks to buy

Much construction industry activity, notably public projects, was deemed an “essential service” and continued to operate through the COVID-19 shutdown.
With public-project construction largely deemed an essential service across most of   Read More

A conservative healthcare ETF to buy now

Seasonality analyst names this conservative ETF, with a basket of diversified international healthcare stocks (which, he says, trumps all other market sectors), as his current ‘best buy’.

Market volatility will be   Read More

2 best US stocks to buy now

Guns and oil are the focus of Toronto portfolio manager Nicole Crawford’s search for the two best stocks to buy as governments try to get markets moving again.
Sequestered in her   Read More

‘Zoom’ into COVID-19 opportunities

Albert Einstein said: “In the midst of every crisis, lies great opportunity.” Investor’s Digest associate editor Manal Ali went looking for some stocks that may prove him right.

As the coronavirus   Read More

3 best stocks to buy now

Guy Lapierre names two favourites of his, Ford and Disney, along with a company that has taken a significant hit recently, cruise operator Carnival, as his 3 best stocks to   Read More

Our response to COVID-19

To our valued readers,

In order to comply with government directives related to COVID-19, as of Wednesday, March 25, MPL Communications (publisher of, The Investment Reporter, Investor’s Digest of Canada,   Read More

Cannabis stocks will find their redemption

Laurentian analyst predicts that after a difficult 2019, troubled marijuana stocks will find their redemption, particularly his “preferred pick” selection, Aurora Cannabis Inc.

Turnaround stories often coincide with the start of   Read More

Live long and prosper

Long lives demand a financial ‘defence’ plan. Trust and Estate Practitioner Mark Halpern looks at the costs of living long and shepherding money you’ll never spend.

People who are very successful   Read More

2 ‘Best Buys’ in this volatile market

Oil and gas exploration and the emergence of a new coronavirus make for strange bedfellows in Contra the Heard’s Benj Gallander’s choice of his two current best buys.
While stock markets   Read More

Healthcare stock is analyst’s top pick for 2020

Healthcare stock Extendicare operates over 120 long-term care and retirement home facilities across Canada and runs its home care business through 35 branches across the country.

Healthcare stock Extendicare Inc. (TSX—EXE)   Read More

Cyber attack hits technology stock

This electronic component manufacturer for the aerospace and defence industries had its own ransom-ware cyber attack to defend against in 2019.

Firan Technology Group (TSX—FTG) is a provider of avionics products   Read More

Investing, planning and keeping your money

Long lives demand a financial ‘defence’ plan. Trust and Estate Practitioner Mark Halpern looks at the costs of living long and shepherding money you’ll never spend.

People who are very successful   Read More