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Warning: This Important Indicator Says Canada Is About to Plunge Into a Recession

If this important indicator is right, it's time for investors to hide out in ultra-safe stocks like Empire Company Ltd. (TSX:EMP.A) and BCE Inc.... More »

Buy Alert: It’s Time to Load Up on These 2 Great Canadian Bank Stocks

If you don't buy Laurentian Bank of Canada (TSX:LB) and Bank of Nova Scotia (TSX:BNS)(NYSE:BNS) shares today, you'll be kicking yourself later. More »

Forget About Buying a House: Buy This Stud REIT Instead

An investment in Smartcentres REIT (TSX:SRU.UN) would have made you far richer than buying a Toronto-area house 15 years ago. Don't make that same... More »

Why Telus Corporation (TSX:T) Should Be Your Favourite Telecom Stock Today

Telus Corporation (TSX:T)(NYSE:TU) has many things going for it, including great dividend growth, a reasonable valuation, and the best business mix in the sector.... More »

3 Ultra-Safe Stocks to Buy Today — Before the Next Crash

Ride out the next recession stress-free by loading up on boring stocks like Intact Financial Corp (TSX:IFC) and Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS)(NYSE:FTS) today. More »

Revealed: This Oil Company Might Be Canada’s Cheapest Stock

Crescent Point Energy Corp (TSX:CPG)(NYSE:CPG) shares could easily double (or more!) if things go right. Here's why. More »

Dividend Investors: Is This 12% Payout Safe?

Slate Office REIT (TSX:SOT.UN) just cut its 12% dividend. Is another 12% payer, American Hotel Properties REIT (TSX:HOT.UN) next? More »

Revealed: How Dividend-Growth Stocks Can Help You Retire Early

Looking to retire early? You can do it, especially if you load up on dividend-growth studs like Telus Corporation (TSX:T)(NYSE:TU) and Canadian Utilities Ltd.... More »

Better Buy: Suncor Energy (TSX:SU) or Imperial Oil (TSX:IMO)?

Showdown! Both Imperial Oil Ltd. (TSX:IMO)(NYSE:IMO) and Suncor Energy Inc. (TSX:SU)(NYSE:SU) are great companies. But one might be slightly better than the other. More »

TFSA Investors: 3 Great Stocks Yielding Up to 8.2%

Like dividends? Then you'll love Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX:RCI.B)(NYSE:RCI), National Bank of Canada (TSX:NA), and Alaris Royalty Corp (TSX:AD). More »