Brad Macintosh

This Stock Acts Like a Mutual Fund, a Smart Landlord, & Builds Wealth in Your RRSP

Brookfield Asset Management Inc.'s (TSX:BAM.A)(NYSE:BAM) business is spread so broadly that it offers great diversification and market-beating performance. More »

2 Stocks That Are Defensive and Value Plays

There are things to like about these defensive stock picks: telecom Shaw Communications Inc. (TSX:SJR.B)(NYSE:SJR) and global dairy company Saputo Inc. (TSX:SAP). More »

Don’t Get Caught in a High-Yield Dividend Trap

Dividend investing is a great way to make passive income, but be careful not to fall into yield traps like the one unfolding with... More »

2 Deeply Discounted Utility Stocks: Which Is Better Right Now?

The worst appears to be over for Emera Inc. (TSX:EMA). Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. (TSX:AQN)(NYSE:AQN) is also looking good right now. More »

Are Low-Volatility ETFs Low-Risk Investments in This Environment?

Investors have poured money into “low-beta” ETFs. In choppy 2018, how is BMO Low Volatility Canadian Equity ETF (TSX:ZLB) doing? More »

3 Top Momentum Stocks That Will Beat the Market

Whether you are a value or growth investor, Northland Power Inc. (TSX:NPI) and these two other picks are poised to deliver. More »

Are Manulife Financial Corp. and Rogers Communications Inc. Cheap Enough to Buy Now?

Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC)(NYSE:MFC) and Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX:RCI.B)(NYSE:RCI) have dropped +10% off their highs, but there are still better picks. More »

Has Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc. Proven it Belongs in Your TFSA?

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc. (TSX:VRX)(NYSE:VRX) could once again be a market-beating stock, but are the risks still too high? More »

Lumber Stocks Popped 3-7%: Is This the Start of a Sector Rally?

CanWel Building Materials Group Ltd. (TSX:CWX) was up 7% in one day. Can Norbord Inc. (TSX:OSB)(NYSE:OSB) keep up with its competitors? More »

These 3 Stocks Can’t Be Blamed for the TSX’s Underperformance

Not all Canadian stocks are limping behind U.S. equities. Constellation Software Inc. (TSX:CSU) is one top TSX achiever. More »