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Karen is a stock market enthusiast focused on uncovering those stocks that she believes the market has mispriced. She does this through fundamental and quantitative analysis of companies and their industries, as well as a study of future opportunities and trends. She holds a Masters degree in Finance, the CFA designation, and has over 20 years of experience in the investment management industry. Having worked at a major pension fund, as well as two leading mutual fund firms as an analyst and portfolio manager, she has solid investing expertise which she aims to share with her readers.

2 Energy Stocks Trading at or Around 52-Week Lows That Could Be Bargain Additions Today

Shawcor Inc. (TSX:SCL) and Pason Systems Inc. (TSX:PSI) are two of Canada's best and most diversified energy stocks for investors looking to get into... More »

RRSP Investors: Why This Industry-Leading Financial Stock Is a Must-Own

Intact Financial Corp. (TSX:IFC) is a stock to own for RRSP investors. This insurance giant continues to consolidate its industry, generating industry-leading returns and... More »

BCE (TSX:BCE): One of the Best Defensive Stocks to Own in a Bear Market

BCE Inc. (TSX:BCE) (NYSE:BCE) stock continues to benefit from its leadership position in the stable and defensive telecom industry, strong cash flows, a strong... More »

Worried About a Market Crash? Here’s a Top Dividend Stock That Could Pay You for the Rest of Your Life

AltaGas Ltd. (TSX:ALA) provides safety of principal and dividend income, packaged in a defensive utility stock that can help your portfolio withstand a market... More »

Snatch Up This Tech Stock at a Bargain Price Today

Down 14% in the last week, Open Text Corp. (TSX:OTEX)(NASDAQ:OTEX) gives investors an opportunity to gain exposure to an attractively valued consolidator in the... More »

Why Encana (TSX:ECA) Stock Is So Cheap — and Why That’s About to Change

Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA) (NYSE:ECA) is finally delivering on driving returns and profitability higher, which should in turn drive the stock higher. More »

Better Buy for Energy Exposure? Cenovus Energy (TSX:CVE) or Crescent Point (TSX:CPG)

Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX:CVE)(NYSE:CVE) and Crescent Point Energy Corp. (TSX:CPG)(NYSE:CPG) both provide investors with strong upside when the energy cycle turns and when investor... More »

3 Reasons to Buy This Undervalued Stock for Your TFSA Today

Nutrien Ltd. (TSX:NTR)(NYSE:NTR) remains a top pick for your TFSA due to its massive cash flow generation, leading position in the agricultural industry, and... More »

Buy This Quality Energy Stock Today for Explosive Upside

Mullen Group Ltd. (TSX:MTL) is a quality energy stock that offers investors an attractive 5.87% dividend yield as well as the opportunity for explosive... More »

This Is the Best Strategy to Rearrange Your TFSA for the Bear Market to Come

Prepare your TFSA for the next bear market by adding defensive dividend stocks such as George Weston Ltd. (TSX:WN) and by reducing expensive stocks... More »