Canadian Tech Stocks

Siyata Mobile will profit from 5G revolution, this portfolio manager says

Cellular communications company Siyata Mobile (Siyata Mobile Stock Quote, Chart TSXV:SIM) could have a lot of success in 2019 with its in-vehicle smartphone, says Robert McWhirter of Selective Asset Management, who points to the coming 5G platform as a turning point for SIM. “This company uses pu ...

BlackBerry CEO John Chen says business world ‘demanding’ secure IoT

Major business opportunities are on the horizon for organizations interested in securing the internet of things for customers, and BlackBerry Ltd. is actively looking to benefit from the boom. While he’s unsure how much more people are willing to pay for secure IoT devices, BlackBerry CEO John Ch ...

Siyata Mobile CEO Marc Seelenfreund talks about 5G Technology

Marc, refresh us on what 5G Technology actually is.. 5G Technology, or 5th Generation Technology refers to industry standards for future significant improvements of cellular wireless networks and mobile devices. Most of us remember just a few years ago when downloading a file over a wireless networ ...

Echelon Wealth Partners reveals its Top Stock Picks for 2019

Profound Medical Corp. (Profound Medical Stock Quote, Chart TSX:PRN), kneat.com (kneat.com Stock Quote, Chart TSXV:KSI) and Photon Control (Photon Control Stock Quote, Chart TSX:PHO) are head of the class for this quarter’s crop of Top Picks from investment firm Echelon Wealth Partners. For Q1, E ...

The Celestica selloff is overdone, this investor says

Shareholders of outsourced electronics manufacturer Celestica (Celestica Stock Quote, Chart TSX, NYSE:CLS) may be worried about the stock’s plunge over the past half year, but portfolio manager David Cockfield says there’s nothing wrong with the company and that typical market jitters are to bl ...

AcuityAds has a 95 per cent upside, says Echelon Wealth

Digital advertising company AcuityAds Holdings (AcuityAds Stock Quote, Chart TSXV:AT) is in the right place at the right time, says analyst Rob Goff of Echelon Wealth Partners, who argues that secular growth in the programmatic ad industry supports his reiterated “Speculative Buy” rating and $2 ...

Christine Poole explains why she doesn’t own BlackBerry stock

BlackBerry (BlackBerry Stock Quote, Chart TSX, NYSE:BB) may have successfully pivoted away from smartphones and into software, but Christine Poole of GlobeInvest Capital Management says before investors start picking up BB stock they need to be asking one question: where will BB’s top line growth ...

Tech Talk for Friday January 11th 2019

  Observations Encouraging technical action in China sensitive ETFs! Nice breakout by $EWH above $22.53 completing a reverse Head & Shoulders pattern.   StockTwits Released Yesterday @EquityClock Technical action by S&P 500 stocks to 10:00: Quiet. No intermediate breakouts. Breakdown: $EL After ...

CGI Group is the Rodney Dangerfield of tech stocks, this portfolio manager says

It’s tough being a Canadian tech company sometimes. Not only are you competing for attention with the much bigger Amazons and Microsofts of the world but even on our home turf you’ve got Shopify and BlackBerry hawking their e-commerce and cybersecurity wares, products perhaps a bit sexier than, ...

BlackBerry QNX digital cockpit platform unveiled – All Hands on Tech at CES 2019

Installed in a 2019 Karma Revero concept car at BlackBerry’s booth at CES 2019, the digital cockpit was fully loaded with everything from a multi-functional rearview mirror to voice-activated temperature control powered by IBM Watson. BlackBerry’s QNX Platform for Digital Cockpits is made possib ...