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Matt Smith

Former investment manager and market junkie with over 20 years of experience, Matt hails from Sydney Australia. He earned a Master of Business Law from the University of Sydney and has been helping investors achieve their goals for over a decade. His focus is on commodities, infrastructure and emerging markets, notably in South America where he resides. When not studying the markets, he can be found relaxing with his dogs and practising Spanish.

Why I Believe Bank of Montreal Is Undervalued and Has Solid Growth Prospects

Bank of Montreal (TSX:BMO)(NYSE:BMO) boasts solid upside potential and a steady and sustainable dividend yield. More »

Why I Believe Manulife Financial Corp. Is Undervalued and Possesses Solid Growth Potential

If you're looking for value in Canada's financial services and wealth management sector, Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC)(NYSE:MFC) could be just the ticket. More »

3 Buy-and-Hold Dividend Growth Stocks

Look no further than Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. (TSX:CNQ)(NYSE:CNQ), Bank of Montreal (TSX:BMO)(NYSE:BMO), and Potash Corp./Saskatchewan Inc. (TSX:POT)(NYSE:POT) for long-term buy-and-hold dividend growth stocks. More »

Hunting for Value Among Independent Oil and Gas Companies Listed on the TSX

Finding value among oil companies right now doesn't have to be hard. The likes of Crescent Point Energy Inc. (TSX:CPG)(NYSE:CPG), Whitecap Resources Inc. (TSX:WCP),... More »

Why It’s Time to Avoid Teck Resources

Declining global economic and industrial activity and a worsening outlook for the demand for coking coal and base metals make Teck Resources Ltd. (TSX:TCK.B)(NYSE:TCK)... More »

How Will Plunging Crude Prices Affect Monster Dividend Yields in the Patch?

Softer crude prices are set to hit oil producers hard, but Twin Butte Ltd. (TSX:TBE) and Lightstream Resources Ltd. (TSX:LTS) appear poised to sustain... More »

2 Undervalued Financial Stocks

Looking for value in Canada's financial sector? Look no further than Laurentian Bank of Canada (TSX:LB) and Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC)(NYSE:MFC). More »

How Will the Impending Oil Price Crunch Impact Crescent Point Energy Corp.?

Will the looming West Texas Intermediate price crunch impact Crescent Point Inc.'s (TSX:CPG)(NYSE:CPG) monster dividend yield? More »

3 Truly Buy-and-Forget Dividend Stocks for Every Investor

Look no further than Suncor Energy Inc. (TSX:SU)(NYSE:SU), Toronto-Dominion Bank (TSX:TD)(NYSE:TD), and Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC)(NYSE:MFC) for stocks to keep in your portfolio for... More »

Buy Silver Wheaton Now to Cash In on the Silver Rally or Regret It Later

Bet like the pros on the impending rally in silver with Silver Wheaton Corp. (TSX:SLW)(NYSE:SLW). More »