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by Shakespeare
18 Nov 2017 19:25
Forum: Stocks, Bonds, ETFs, Funds, REITS and More
Topic: Dogs of the TSE
Replies: 313
Views: 49175

Re: Dogs of the TSE

Based on David Stanley's original "no former income trusts" criterion for the TSX 60, yesterday's close would give (from Stingy Investor ) Name Quotes Quintile Ranking Yield Rank P/E P/B Yield Inter Pipeline (IPL) GM 3 2 5 5 Enbridge (ENB) GM 2 4 5 5 Pembina Pipeline (PPL) GM 1 2 5 5 BCE Inc. (BCE) ...
by Shakespeare
17 Nov 2017 22:34
Forum: Stocks, Bonds, ETFs, Funds, REITS and More
Topic: Financial Post - Market Data
Replies: 21
Views: 1027

Re: Financial Post - Market Data

https://www.croftgroup.com/croft_benchm ... rmance.php shows FPX indexes. Move the cursor over the line to get the closing value.
by Shakespeare
17 Nov 2017 18:36
Forum: Stocks, Bonds, ETFs, Funds, REITS and More
Topic: Enbridge (Symbol-ENB)..are we getting close to a buy???
Replies: 234
Views: 27426

Re: Enbridge (Symbol-ENB)..are we getting close to a buy???

Some quotes from https://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-investor/inside-the-market/bmo-sees-once-in-a-multi-year-buying-opportunity-for-enbridge/article37015852/ "With the recent material stock correction, we believe that not only is the market not appreciating the $31-billion secured project backlog...
by Shakespeare
17 Nov 2017 18:06
Forum: Financial News, Policy and Economics
Topic: NAFTA Renegotiation
Replies: 62
Views: 3224

Re: NAFTA Renegotiation

Behind the G&M paywall: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/a-nafta-collapse-could-push-mexico-over-the-edge/article37015503/ Mexico's Che-flavoured alternative is the larger-than-life figure of Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, the far-left populist who currently leads the polls for the July, 2018, ...
by Shakespeare
17 Nov 2017 09:01
Forum: Stocks, Bonds, ETFs, Funds, REITS and More
Topic: Canadian Banks
Replies: 624
Views: 43714

Re: Canadian Banks

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-investor/inside-the-market/bumpy-ride-ahead-for-canadas-biggest-banks/article37006479/ International Financial Reporting Standard 9, or IFRS 9, changes the way banks recognize loan losses.... this backdrop offers an ideal time to adopt the new accounting standar...
by Shakespeare
16 Nov 2017 18:53
Forum: Stocks, Bonds, ETFs, Funds, REITS and More
Topic: TransCanada (Symbol-TRP)
Replies: 340
Views: 52596

Re: TransCanada (Symbol-TRP)

You know the brokers pronounce "TRP" as "Trap", right? :lol:
by Shakespeare
16 Nov 2017 17:33
Forum: Financial News, Policy and Economics
Topic: NAFTA Renegotiation
Replies: 62
Views: 3224

Re: NAFTA Renegotiation

Like I posted earlier Smoot–Hawley Tariff Act - Wikipedia again. :roll:

The people retiring today could be in trouble.

"Against stupidity the gods themselves contend in vain." - Schiller
by Shakespeare
16 Nov 2017 16:40
Forum: Financial News, Policy and Economics
Topic: NAFTA Renegotiation
Replies: 62
Views: 3224

Re: NAFTA Renegotiation

Behind the G&M pay wall: Get ready for ‘zombie’ NAFTA and a long fight in Congress - The Globe and Mail there is speculation that this will be the round when increasingly untenable demands from the United States will lead Canada to walk away from the talks.... Former prime minister Stephen Harper su...
by Shakespeare
14 Nov 2017 23:00
Forum: Financial Planning and Building Portfolios
Topic: Robo-advisors
Replies: 55
Views: 5677

Re: Robo-advisors

Behind the G&M paywall: Royal Bank of Canada to launch its own robo-adviser business - The Globe and Mail The platform, RBC InvestEase, is a new and separate business for Canada's largest bank. The platform will offer automated investment advice and discretionary portfolio management, delivered thro...
by Shakespeare
13 Nov 2017 19:28
Forum: Financial News, Policy and Economics
Topic: T plus two business days Starts Sept 5 2017
Replies: 28
Views: 1186

Re: T plus two business days Starts Sept 5 2017

I thought the settlement was T+1 for the GIC.
by Shakespeare
13 Nov 2017 18:31
Forum: Financial News, Policy and Economics
Topic: T plus two business days Starts Sept 5 2017
Replies: 28
Views: 1186

Re: T plus two business days Starts Sept 5 2017

what's the worse that can happen if you make a mistake with settlement issues? You can be charged interest at very high rates - happened to me once when I bought GICs (T+0) the day prior to maturity of a bond, forgetting that GICs are T+0 not T+1. The interest was forgiven after a phone call, but I...
by Shakespeare
11 Nov 2017 00:37
Forum: Financial News, Policy and Economics
Topic: NAFTA is dead. So now what?
Replies: 19
Views: 891

Re: NAFTA is dead. So now what?

From behind the G&M pay wall: On TPP, Trudeau has his Canada-first moment - The Globe and Mail There were concerns that provisions on cultural industries would create a political backlash in Quebec. And there was an outcry from the Canadian auto sector, including parts makers and unions, who conside...
by Shakespeare
10 Nov 2017 19:29
Forum: Financial News, Policy and Economics
Topic: NAFTA is dead. So now what?
Replies: 19
Views: 891

Re: NAFTA is dead. So now what?

You didn't include this section: Once the headlines faded, the strategic calculation behind why the prime minister decided to slow things down came into sharp focus: jumping quickly into that trade deal would have weakened Canada's hand in renegotiating NAFTA with an even harder-nosed Trump administ...
by Shakespeare
10 Nov 2017 14:51
Forum: Stocks, Bonds, ETFs, Funds, REITS and More
Topic: What did you Buy? What might you buy? (2017)
Replies: 500
Views: 47891

Re: What did you Buy? What might you buy? (2017)

I expect they will identify something as 'non-core' and sell it.
by Shakespeare
10 Nov 2017 08:47
Forum: Stocks, Bonds, ETFs, Funds, REITS and More
Topic: How to download data?
Replies: 171
Views: 27552

Re: How to download data?

For those of you using Globeinvestor, CADUSX is dead. Use XDC.
by Shakespeare
10 Nov 2017 00:07
Forum: Stocks, Bonds, ETFs, Funds, REITS and More
Topic: How to download data?
Replies: 171
Views: 27552

Re: How to download data?

Because the yahoo portfolio view works. Download the spreadsheet.
by Shakespeare
09 Nov 2017 23:47
Forum: Stocks, Bonds, ETFs, Funds, REITS and More
Topic: How to download data?
Replies: 171
Views: 27552

Re: How to download data?

Modified my 1-2-3 spreadsheet today to create a version that reads Globeinvestor data - imports the csv file, looks up the price and dividend, calculates the date (which is in the wrong format). It works. :thumbsup:
by Shakespeare
09 Nov 2017 17:40
Forum: Stocks, Bonds, ETFs, Funds, REITS and More
Topic: How to download data?
Replies: 171
Views: 27552

Re: How to download data?

EDIT: Finally found the ogres-crypt.com weblink and the top-level directory for the plugin. If anyone knows of a HOWTO for use with Google for people with no coding skills, please speak up. Shakespeare: Took a quick look at the SMF add-in. Isn't it designed to work with (the now disabled) Yahoo fee...
by Shakespeare
08 Nov 2017 23:14
Forum: Stocks, Bonds, ETFs, Funds, REITS and More
Topic: How to download data?
Replies: 171
Views: 27552

Re: How to download data?

As posted by Phrasingweb and verified Portfolios deprecation information - Finance Help, the portfolio function from Google Finance is being closed.
by Shakespeare
08 Nov 2017 21:06
Forum: Stocks, Bonds, ETFs, Funds, REITS and More
Topic: Cameco (Symbol-CCO) rising again
Replies: 24
Views: 3631

Re: Cameco (Symbol-CCO) rising again

Business News | TMXmoney | Cameco shuts production for 10 months at 2 Saskatchewan sites, 845 jobs affected Cameco (TSX:CCO) said 845 jobs would be "temporarily" lost by the end of January due to the shutdowns at Key Lake and McArthur River. The McArthur River site mines uranium ore and sends it to...
by Shakespeare
08 Nov 2017 21:01
Forum: Stocks, Bonds, ETFs, Funds, REITS and More
Topic: Dividend and distribution hikes (2017)
Replies: 228
Views: 27769

Re: Dividend and distribution hikes (2017)

Stock Market Quotes | Stock Market Quotes and Symbols Sun Life Financial increases Common Share dividend and declares dividends on Preferred Shares TORONTO, Nov. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - The Board of Directors of Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) today announced an increase of 5% or 2 ce...
by Shakespeare
08 Nov 2017 19:24
Forum: Stocks, Bonds, ETFs, Funds, REITS and More
Topic: How to download data?
Replies: 171
Views: 27552

Re: How to download data?

I download CSV file remove all extraneous columns sort alphabetically paste into a column, my old spreadsheet now pulls info from that column, good for end of day or once in the morning. It's easier than that. Import the csv to a separate table on a new sheet. Clear the table beforehand. Hide unecc...
by Shakespeare
08 Nov 2017 16:53
Forum: Stocks, Bonds, ETFs, Funds, REITS and More
Topic: How to download data?
Replies: 171
Views: 27552

Re: How to download data?

So does the Yahoo portfolio kluge give up-to-date data? (I use the Yahoo .csv download from My Portfolio and import it into 1-2-3, then use lookup functions.)