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The Income Investor

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Posted May 15, 2018

In this issue: A bright spot i …

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Posted April 20, 2018

Stocks that buck the trend… The hunt for good bond funds… Applying Chaos Theory to financial markets… This month’s Top Pick: BMO Covered Call Dow Jones Industrial Average Hedged to CAD ETF… Gordon Pape’s updates: PrairieSky Royalty, Algonquin Power & Utilities, Brand Leaders Plus Income ETF, SPDR S&P Global Natural Resources ETF

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Posted April 6, 2018

Changes to Balanced Portfolio… Gavin Graham updates Uni-Select, The Keg

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Posted March 30, 2018

In this issue: Seek safety Sma …

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Posted March 8, 2018

Finally, a break for savers… Strong economy boosts results… Gavin Graham’s updates: Cineplex, Supremex, Slate Retail REIT… Michael Corcoran updates Macquarie Infrastructure

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Posted February 23, 2018

RRSP Portfolio holds its ground… Option strategies for the return of volatility… Top Picks: Covered call write strategies on Agnico-Eagle Mines and Goldcorp… Richard Croft’s updates: BMO US Put Write ETF, covered call write strategies on AMD, Square Inc…. Gavin Graham’s updates: Altagas… Gordon Pape’s updates: Firm Capital MIC, Firm Capital Mortgage 5.75% Convertible Debenture… Don’t let your membership lapse!… Ryan Irvine’s seminars…

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Posted February 8, 2018

Fortis shares down. So what?… Gordon Pape updates Evertz Technologies, Alaris Royalty Corp., Morneau Shepell, The North West Company… Note to readers

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Posted January 26, 2018

In this issue: GIC rates stuck …

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Posted January 12, 2018

Dealing with rising rates… Gordon Pape updates Pure Industrial REIT… Michael Corcoran updates Valero Energy, Encana, ConocoPhillips, EnLink Midstream

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Posted December 21, 2017

The risk-return balance… Top Pick: CanWel Building Materials Group… Minimum rate reset preferreds offer dividend cushion… Michael Corcoran’s December Update: Macquarie Infrastructure… Gordon Pape’s December Updates: Chartwell REIT, BMO, Emera, Enercare… Your questions: Why buy mutual funds, U.S. REITs, Return of capital

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Posted December 7, 2017

Noise and the naked put… Gordon Pape updates Inter Pipeline, Pembina Pipeline… Price increase reminder

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Posted November 24, 2017

In this issue: PIMCO enters ET …

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Posted November 9, 2017

Clean energy is expanding… Gordon Pape’s stock updates: B&G Foods, Norbord… Gordon Pape’s ETF updates… Your Questions: Tax on distributions

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Posted October 26, 2017

In this issue: Economic growth …

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Posted October 12, 2017

In this issue: Tax confusion G …

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Posted September 28, 2017

Setback for Balanced Portfolio… Is it wrong to worry about falling stocks?… This month’s Top Pick: Fairfax Financial… Gavin Graham’s September Updates: Boardwalk REIT, Cineplex… Gordon Pape’s September Updates: Algonquin Power, Fortis

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Posted September 15, 2017

In this issue: Higher rates hi …

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Posted September 1, 2017

Small gain for RRIF Portfolio… Option income strategies that hedge risk… This month’s Top Picks: iShares Core Total USD Bond Market ETF, iShares Core International Aggregate Bond ETF… Gordon Pape’s Updates: Inter Pipeline, Pembina Pipeline, TransAlta Renewables, Brookfield Infrastructure LP… Members’ Corner: REIT distributions, World Money Show

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Posted August 18, 2017

Harvesting more income… Gordon Pape’s updates: PrairieSky Royalty, Norbord Inc., Brookfield Renewable Partners… Your Questions: The right funds?… Toronto Money Show

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Posted July 27, 2017

Investing in REITs… Do CEOs matter?… Top Pick: Calian Group… Gavin Graham’s Updates: Cogeco, Medical Facilities, Slate Retail REIT… Gordon Pape’s updates: Principal Financial Group, B&G Foods… Your questions: Preferred share ladder

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Posted July 13, 2017

Good value from these RBC funds… Gordon Pape’s updates: Keyera Corp., Exchange Income Corp., Enbridge Income Fund Holdings… Your questions: Worried about the market

Richard Croft

Posted June 30, 2017

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Posted June 29, 2017

Emerging markets offer better yields… Option strategies to generate income… Top Pick option strategies: Advanced Micro Devices, Square Inc., BMO U.S. Put Write ETF… Gordon Pape’s stock updates: Emera, Fortis, Algonquin Gordon Pape’s ETF updates: First Asset Tech Giants Covered Call ETF, Horizons Active Preferred Share ETF, BMO Equal Weight Utilities Index ETF, BMO International Dividend ETF, BMO U.S. Dividend ETF, iShares Core Canadian Short Term Bond Index ETF, iShares Core Canadian Universe Bond Index ETF

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Posted June 15, 2017

Value in the oil patch… Gordon Pape’s updates: Freehold Royalties, Enbridge, TransCanada Corp., BMO Financial Group, Information Services… Your Questions: Tax-effective investments, Oaken Financial, investing in Enbridge

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Posted May 25, 2017

In this issue: Nice gain for i …

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Posted May 11, 2017

Pembina buys Veresen… Gordon Pape’s updates: Firm Capital, Exchange Income Corp…. Members’ Corner: U.S. dividends… Ryan Irvine workshop