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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.

3 Sexy REITs You’ll Want to Own for the Next 20 Years

You won't go wrong owning high-quality REITs like RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX:REI.UN) and Automotive Properties REIT (TSX:APR.UN). More »

Get Humongous Income From These 3 Monthly Dividend Stocks

A portfolio filled with generous dividend stocks like Slate Retail REIT (TSX:SRT.UN) and Chorus Aviation Inc. (TSX:CHR) will provide plenty of predictable income. More »

TFSA Investors: 3 Top Stocks Yielding Up to 6.9%

A solid dividend portfolio starts with Canadian Western Bank (TSE:CWB), Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp (TSE:AQN)(NYSE:AQN) and Inter Pipeline Ltd (TSE:IPL). More »

Is This Succulent 11.4% Yield Safe?

Vermilion Energy Inc. (TSX:VET)(NYSE:VET) pays an 11.4% dividend. But is the payout sustainable? More »

Sorry Folks, I’m Still Not Bullish on Oil

A big surge in oil prices isn't enough to buy the whole sector. Stick to high-quality names like Suncor Energy Inc. (TSX:SU)(NYSE:SU). More »

This Turnaround Story Has Massive Upside Potential in 2020

Medical Facilities Corporation (TSX:DR) has 100% potential upside, but patient investors should wait before buying shares. More »

Investors: Are You Ready to Seize This US$120 Billion Opportunity?

The travel segment is poised to rocket higher over the next decade, with Chorus Aviation Inc. (TSX:CHR) positioned well to take advantage of the... More »

Lock-in This Special $1.45/share Dividend by September 26

Investors who act soon can lock in a 6.6% dividend over the next year on Genworth MI Canada Inc. (TSX:MIC). More »

This “Boring” Canadian Stock Turned $10,000 Into $100,000

Boring stocks like Metro, Inc. (TSX:MRU) have quietly made patient investors very rich. More »

Leading Brokers Name 3 Top Stocks to Buy Today

Bay Street's finest analysts are bullish on Major Drilling Group (TSX:MDI), AltaGas Ltd. (TSX:ALA), and Shawcor Ltd. (TSX:SCL). More »