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Robert Baillieul

Contributing writer for The Motley Fool Canada. Advocate for buy and hold investing. Fan of good ol' fashion dividend stocks. Twitter: @RobertBaillieul

Rising Interest Rates Are Bad News for Bond Funds

Big losses could be coming for investors in so-called safe bond funds like the iShares Core Canadian Long Term Bond Index ETF (TSX:XLB), the... More »

Billionaire Prem Watsa’s Top 5 Stock Picks

Billionaire investor Prem Watsa is backing up the truck on BlackBerry Ltd. (TSX:BB)(NASDAQ:BBRY), Overstock.com Inc. (NASDAQ:OSTK), and International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM). More »

Dividend Investors: 5 Recession-Proof Stocks to Buy Now

Stocks like BCE Inc. (TSX:BCE)(NYSE:BCE), Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS), and Restaurant Brands International Inc. (TSX:QSR)(NYSE:QSR) are reliable dividend payers. More »

Which Stock Is a Better Buy for Dividend Investors: TransCanada Corporation or Kinder Morgan Inc.?

Is TransCanada Corporation (TSX:TRP)(NYSE:TRP) or Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE:KMI) a better bet for dividend income? More »

Which REIT Is a Better Bet for Income Investors: Dream Office REIT or Dream Global REIT?

Is Dream Office REIT (TSX:D.UN) or Dream Global REIT (TSX:DRG.UN) a better REIT for distribution income? More »

5 High-Yield Stocks Paying Up to 9.3%

Top dividend stocks like Cominar Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX:CUF.UN), Student Transportation Inc. (TSX:STB)(NASDAQ:STB), and Crescent Point Energy Corp. (TSX:CPG)(NYSE:CPG) sport some of the... More »

Dividend Investors: 5 Energy Stocks to Buy Now

Oil stocks such as Vermilion Energy Inc (TSX:VET)(NYSE:VET), Imperial Oil Limited (TSX:IMO)(NYSEMKT:IMO), and TransCanada Corporation (TSX:TRP)(NYSE:TRP) are smart buys. More »

Billionaire Ray Dalio Bought $10.3 Million of Silver Wheaton Corp.: Should You Buy, Too?

The smart money is buying Silver Wheaton Corp. (TSX:SLW)(NYSE:SLW). More »

Earn up to $1,200 in Monthly Rental Income Starting June 15 With Dream Office REIT

Collect monthly rental income from Dream Office REIT (TSX:D.UN) without becoming a landlord. More »

5 Monthly Dividend Stocks Yielding Up to 9%

Dividend stocks—such as Enerplus Corp. (TSX:ERF)(NYSE:ERF), Inter Pipeline Ltd. (TSX:IPL), and RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX:REI.UN)—crank out reliable monthly income. More »