Dividends

BAM.PF.F To Reset at 4.029%

Brookfield Asset Management Inc. has announced: that it has determined the fixed dividend rate on its Cumulative Class A Preference Shares, Series 40 (“Series 40 Shares”) (TSX: BAM.PF.F) for the five years commencing October 1, 2019 and ending September 30, 2024, and also determined the quarter ...

EFN.PR.E To Reset To 5.903%

Element Fleet Management Corp. has announced (although not yet on their website): the dividend rates applicable to its Cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset Preferred Shares, Series E (the “Series E shares”) and Cumulative Floating Rate Preferred Shares, Series F (the “Series F shares”). With respec ...

ALA.PR.G To Reset At 4.242%

AltaGas Ltd. has announced: reset dividend rates for the currently outstanding Cumulative Redeemable Five-Year Rate Reset Preferred Shares, Series G (the “Series G Shares”) (TSX: ALA.PR.G) and the Cumulative Redeemable Floating Rate Preferred Shares, Series H (the “Series H Shares”). As pre ...

DC.PR.B To Reset At 5.284%

Dundee Corporation has announced (although not yet on its website): the applicable dividend rates for its Cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset First Preference Shares, Series 2 (“Series 2 Shares”) and its Cumulative Floating Rate First Preference Shares, Series 3 (“Series 3 Shares”). With respect t ...

Top dividend-paying stocks have a long history of sustainable dividends

Investors want to find the top dividend-paying stocks with a record of consistency in distributing dividend payments. Dividend yields, however, can be misleading and stocks that have the highest dividend yields may also entail significant risk. That can, in turn, lead to negative consequences and l ...

MAPF Performance : August, 2019

Malachite Aggressive Preferred Fund’s Net Asset Value per Unit as of the close August 30, 2019, was $7.6533. Returns to August 30, 2019 Period MAPF BMO-CM “50” Preferred Share Index TXPR*Total Return CPD – according to Blackrock One Month -5.86%% +% -3.97% N/A Three Months -4.45% ...

TA.PR.J To Reset At 4.988%

TransAlta Corporation has announced: that it does not intend to exercise its right to redeem all or any portion of the currently outstanding Cumulative Redeemable Rate Reset First Preferred Shares, Series G (“Series G Shares”) (TSX: TA.PR.J) on September 30, 2019 (the “Conversion Date”). As ...

ALA.PR.G To Be Extended

AltaGas Ltd. has announced: that it does not intend to exercise its right to redeem any or all of its currently outstanding Cumulative Redeemable Five-Year Rate Reset Preferred Shares, Series G (the “Series G Shares”) (TSX: ALA.PR.G) on September 30, 2019 (the “Conversion Date”). As a resu ...

QUIZ: Here’s a quiz that lets you learn the ins and outs of how to find dividend stocks for maximum portfolio gains

Investing strategies for how to find dividend stocks to buy involve staying focused on a stock’s investment quality and history of dividends, but also your own portfolio diversification We feel that top dividend stocks are a valuable component of any sound investment portfolio. Are you interested ...

A close-up look at preferred share ETFs, a mega-hit with investors turned surprise money-loser

Rob Carrick was kind enough to quote me in his piece A close-up look at preferred share ETFs, a mega-hit with investors turned surprise money-loser: The people selling preferred shares and the ETFs that hold them include investors who used rate reset preferreds as a way to profit from rising intere ...