Dividends

BCE.PR.F To Reset At 3.865%; Convert or Hold BCE.PR.F / BCE.PR.E ?

BCE Inc has announced (on 2020-1-16): Click for Big BCE.PR.F is a FixedFloater which was added to the HIMIPref™ database in December 2008, when it was paying 4.40%. It reset in 2010 to 4.541% and after a net conversion to BCE.PR.F the issue pair was about 90% FixedFloater. It reset in 2015 to 3 ...

NA.PR.W To Reset At 3.839%

National Bank of Canada has announced: the dividend rates applicable to the Non-Cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset First Preferred Shares, Series 32 (the “Series 32 Preferred Shares”) and the Non-Cumulative Floating Rate First Preferred Shares, Series 33 (the “Series 33 Preferred Shares”). Holde ...

EMA.PR.F To Reset At 4.202%

Emera Incorporated has announced (on 2020-1-16): the applicable dividend rates for its Cumulative Rate Reset First Preferred Shares, Series F (the “Series F Shares”) and Cumulative Floating Rate First Preferred Shares, Series G (the “Series G Shares”), in each case, payable if, as and when ...

Tax Hacks. Top 6 Tips to Get the Most out of Tax Season

Are you leaving money on the table when it comes time to file your taxes? Lots of people do. They leave that ratty pile of receipts in the drawer (where they left them last year, too). And they don’t take full advantage of the deductions to which they are entitled.Let’s get your taxes done righ ...

Here are some key tips on dividend investing for beginners

Consider these pointers on dividend investing for beginners to help you get your investing career off to a great start A dividend is a payment a corporation makes to its shareholders, usually as a distribution of profits. When a corporation earns a profit, it can re-invest that surplus in its busin ...

CM.PR.P : Convert or Hold?

It will be recalled that CM.PR.P will reset at 3.909% effective January 31, 2020. CM.PR.P is a FixedReset, 3.75%+224, that commenced trading 2014-12-16 after being announced 2014-12-8. In December, notice of extension was published. CM.PR.P is tracked by HIMIPref™ and is assigned to the FixedRese ...

TD.PF.C : Convert or Hold?

It will be recalled that TD.PF.C will reset at 3.876% effective January 31, 2020. TD.PF.C is a FixedReset, 3.75%+225, that commenced trading 2014-12-16 after being announced 2014-12-5. Notice of extension was reported in December, 2019. TD.PF.C is tracked by HIMIPref™ and is assigned to the Fixed ...

BCE.PR.F To Reset at 239% of GOC-5; Interconvertible with BCE.PR.E

BCE Inc. published their conversion notice for BCE.PR.F on December 18, 2019: Holders of fixed-rate BCE Inc. Series AF Preferred Shares have the right to convert all or part of their shares, effective on February 1, 2020, on a one-for-one basis into floating-rate Cumulative Redeemable First Preferr ...

How to make sense of contradictory investment advice

Q. Several investment sources are giving advice that seems contradictory. On the one hand, it is often preached that the key to smart investing is having a long-term view. That is, buy and hold good-quality stocks for long periods of time (10-plus years). It is argued this kind of passive approach, ...

What does Qassim Suleimani’s death mean for the market?

On Thursday evening, Iran’s top security and intelligence commander, General Qassim Suleimani, was killed in a drone strike at Baghdad International Airport. The strike, which was authorized by U.S. President Donald Trump, represents a potentially dangerous escalation in the growing confrontation ...