Keyword: Common Stock

Is the unit of ownership in all public corporations. Those who hold common stock have the right to vote on the company’s selection of directors and receive dividends on their holdings. (See also Preferred Stock.)

Canucks should own some Yankee pluck

As the most dynamic, flexible and successful material-wealth-building economy in the world, the U.S. deserves your investment attention. Every Canadian investor should have some exposure to U.S. stocks.

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You have many options

Individual investors once had few asset classes (or types of investments) to choose from: There were common stocks, fixed-income investments (including preferred shares) and cash such as Treasury bills or   Read More