The Successful Investor

In The Successful Investor, Patrick McKeough gives you high-quality, mostly Canadian stock picks that will surge ahead in good markets and hold their own in market declines. According to Hulbert Financial Digest, The Successful Investor outperformed all other Canadian newsletters over five years, ranked...
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Canadian Wealth Advisor

In Canadian Wealth Advisor, Patrick McKeough helps you protect and grow your “safe money” - the part of your portfolio you’re counting on for the future - yet earn more than you’re getting from the bank. The lower-risk investments Pat recommends in Canadian Advisor...
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Stanley Black & Decker (SWK)

In Friday’s Investment of the Week, I wrote about how you can use dividend growth to boost your portfolio’s yield. If you missed it, the full text is available here. Today’s recommendation from Patrick McKeough is a great stock for this strategy: low-yielding (around...
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FedEx Corp. (FDX)

Today Wall Street Stock Forecaster Editor Patrick McKeough recommends a well-known stock that has been a target of speculation lately. Pershing Square Capital Founder Bill Ackman is seeking co-investors for a large investment in a public company, and while he has not named target,...
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Aimia, Inc. (AIM)

Today Stock Pickers Digest Editor Patrick McKeough recommends a Toronto-listed stock with a current yield of 4.4%. “Aimia, Inc. (AIM, TSX) owns and operates Aeroplan, Canada’s largest loyalty program, with over 4.6 million members. It also owns Nectar, the U.K.’s biggest loyalty program. In Aimia...
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Computer Modelling Group Ltd. (CMG)

In today’s Daily Alert Stock Pickers Digest Editor Patrick McKeough recommends a Canadian stock yielding 3.1%. “Computer Modelling Group Ltd. (CMG, Toronto) sells consulting services and software that help oil and gas producers use advanced recovery techniques to get more out of their existing wells. The company customers...
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ConAgra Foods, Inc. (CAG)

In today’s Daily Alert Wall Street Stock Forecaster Editor Patrick McKeough reiterates his buy recommendation on 2.9%-yielding ConAgra Foods, Inc. (CAG). CAG was previously recommended by McKeough at $26 in the November 2011 Dividend Digest, but he expects the stock to be an especially strong performer and...
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Newmont Mining Corp. (NEM)

In today’s Daily Alert, Wall Street Stock Forecaster Editor Patrick McKeough recommends an undervalued mining company that recently raised its quarterly dividend and currently yields about 4%. “Newmont Mining Corp. (NEM) reported lower earnings for 2012. But [the company is] working on important projects should...
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Devon Energy Corp. (DVN)

Today, Stock Pickers Digest Editor Patrick McKeough recommends an oil and gas producer that just raised its dividend, giving it a current yield of about 1.6%. That may seem low, but as I wrote in Friday’s Investment of the Week, even low yields generate...
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Precision Drilling Corp. (PD)

In today’s Daily Alert, The Successful Investor Editor Patrick McKeough recommends an energy stock that recently reinstated its dividend. “Precision Drilling Corp. (PD $9 Toronto) sells contract drilling services to oil and gas producers, mainly in North America. It ended 2012 with 321 active The...
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McDonald’s Corp. (MCD)

In today’s Daily Alert, Wall Street Stock Forecaster Editor Patrick McKeough recommends a well-known stock with a 3.2% yield and consistent growth. “McDonald’s Corp. (MCD, $96) continues to benefit from its ongoing plan to serve better food and upgrade its restaurants. Since 2003, this has...
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Canadian Utilities Ltd. (CU)

In today’s Daily Alert, The Successful Investor Editor Patrick McKeough recommends a utility company, listed on the Toronto stock exchange, currently yielding about 2.6%. (Note: all dollar amounts below are in Canadian dollars.) “Canadian Utilities Ltd. (CU, $68) distributes electricity and natural gas in It...
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PetSmart, Inc. (PETM)

A few weeks ago, I wrote about why it can sometimes be a good idea to invest after big gaps up on earnings (you can read the issue by clicking here). In short, stocks that jump significantly after reporting earnings often go on outperform...
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Limited Brands, Inc. (LTD)

Today's recommendation is on the lower-yielding side, but its growth potential makes this stock an attractive candidate for total return investors. Here's Patrick McKeough with the recommendation from Wall Street Stock Forecaster: "Limited Brands, Inc. (LTD - yield 2.0%) owns the Victoria's Secret lingerie chain and Bath...
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