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Nelson Smith

Nelson is a dividend value investor who insists on buying great dividend-paying companies when they are reasonably priced. He has been investing for more than 15 years and is now primarily focused on helping other investors build up a dependable stream of passive income. When he's not studying the markets, Nelson can be found relaxing with his wife and cat or watching the Toronto Blue Jays.

TFSA Investors: 3 Canadian Dividend Aristocrats Yielding +7%

Yes, you can have rising dividends and great yields. Stocks like Inter Pipeline Ltd. (TSX:IPL), Cineplex Inc. (TSX:CGX), and Fiera Capital Corp (TSX:FSZ) deliver. More »

Is Canada’s Warren Buffett Losing His Touch?

Some missteps have caused investors to doubt Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. (TSX:FFH). Are they onto something, or is Prem Watsa still poised to do... More »

Is Canada’s Housing Bubble About to Burst?

Are the naysayers finally right? Or will Canada's hottest sector continue to print money for aggressive investors? More »

This Dirt-Cheap Energy Stock Offers 500% Upside Potential

The carnage in the Canadian energy sector has created some unbelievable bargains. Like MEG Energy Inc. (TSX:MEG), which could see 500% upside if crude... More »

Invest Like Shaquille O’Neal by Following These 3 Simple Rules

If investors follow Shaquille O'Neal's most important investing rule, then it's time to check out Shopify Inc. (TSX:SHOP)(NYSE:SHOP). More »

Better Buy: Toronto-Dominion Bank (TSX:TD) vs. Bank of Montreal (TSX:BMO)

Showdown! Both Toronto-Dominion Bank (TSX:TD)(NYSE:TD) and Bank of Montreal (TSX:BMO)(NYSE:BMO) are excellent stocks, but only one is a buy today. More »

TFSA Investors: 3 Cheap Stocks Yielding Up to 6.8%

Mullen Group Ltd. (TSX:MTL), Slate Office REIT (TSX:SOT.UN) and Chorus Aviation Inc. (TSX:CHR) offer TFSA investors some of Canada most generous dividends. More »

Value Investors: Check Out This Beaten-Up Former IPO Darling

Freshii Inc. (TSX:FRII) shares are down 80% since the company's 2017 IPO. Why today is a glorious buying opportunity for value investors. More »

You Won’t Believe How Much Aphria (TSX:APHA) Stock Is Up Over the Last 5 Years

Investors who bought Aphria Inc. (TSX:APHA)(NYSE:APHA) shares back in 2014 is sitting pretty today. Can the stock do it again? More »

TFSA Investors: 2 Dividend Studs to Buy With Your $6,000 Contribution

Long-term TFSA investors should take a closer look at Crombie Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX:CRR.UN) and Genworth MI Canada Inc. (TSX:MIC). More »