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Great-West Lifeco Inc. to Cut its Way to Greater Profits

Great-West Lifeco Inc. (TSX:GWO) is cutting 1,500 jobs in an effort to get more competitive. Is this a “buy” signal? More »

Strong Earnings at Caterpillar Inc. Bodes Well for Canada’s CAT stocks 

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) reported better than expected first-quarter earnings. Finning International Inc. (TSX:FTT) and Toromont Industries Ltd. (TSX:TIH) should see a bounce. Time to... More »

Loblaw Companies Limited Wisely Sheds Gas Assets

Brookfield Business Partners L.P. (TSX:BBU.UN)(NYSE:BBU) announced April 19 that it was buying 213 gas bars and convenience stores from Loblaw Companies Limited (TSX:L) for... More »

National Bank of Canada Continues to Make All the Right Moves

National Bank of Canada (TSX:NA) announced April 21 that is was making a small investment in Nest Wealth that will pay off handsomely for... More »

French’s Ketchup Now Made in Toronto: 3 Ways Investors Can Profit

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc's (LSE:RB) subsidiary French’s Food Company just made a big commitment to Canada. Here’s how Canadian investors can get in on... More »

Here’s How Bank CEOs Should Be Paid

A new report suggests compensation for bank CEOs is heading higher—Toronto-Dominion Bank (TSX:TD)(NYSE:TD) CEO Bharat Masrani has $105 million at stake—and that’s definitely not... More »

Transcontinental Inc. up 22% in Past Year But Still a Buy

Transcontinental Inc. (TSX:TCL.A) continues its transformation out of the media business; shareholders will continue to benefit in the quarters ahead. Here’s why. More »

Smart REIT: Is it the Best Retail REIT?

Smart REIT (TSX:SRU.UN) is one of the biggest retail REITs in the country — but is it the best? More »

2 Reasons Aphria Inc. Makes Sense

The cannabis industry is growing like an out-of-control weed, making these stocks very risky. Here are two reasons conservative investors ought to consider Aphria... More »

Loblaw Companies Ltd.: What’s a Billion Dollars to a Cash Flow Machine?

Loblaw Companies Ltd. (TSX:L) announced April 13 that it plans to spend $1.3 billion on store construction in 2017. Investors needn’t worry. It’s got... More »