Making sense of the markets this week: May 17, 2021

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors. The Nasdaq is having a bad day…and month Wow, what a week.…

Stock Market is High: Time to Stop Buying Stocks?

The stock market is trading near its all-time high. Morningstar revealed that of the 682 U.S. stocks that its equity analysts cover, “only 5(!) have 5 stars, while 83 receive…

Making sense of the markets this week: May 3, 2021

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors. The energy reality, the energy divide There’s nothing like the topic of…

Active vs. Passive Investing

What are the pros and cons when you compare active vs passive investing? Read our guide to decide between an active or passive investing strategy. The post Active vs. Passive…

How to Deal With Laggards in Your Dividend Stock Portfolio

We would love to invest in winners only. But that’s not how real-life investing is like. Sooner or later, it’s inevitable to run into a laggard in your dividend stock…

Making sense of the markets this week: April 19, 2021

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors. Why you need to consider scarcity cred Scott Galloway, a marketing prof…

Making sense of the markets this week: April 12, 2021

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors. How (much) retail investors took over the markets It has been a…

Making sense of the markets this week: April 5, 2021

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors. Serious concerns over the Canadian housing bubble BMO has sounded the alarm…

A Canadian Dividend Aristocrat in the Making?!

A Canadian Dividend Aristocrat typically refers to a TSX stock that has increased its dividend for at least five years. Ever wonder what a Canadian Dividend Aristocrat must be like…

Desert-island ETF picks for 2021

Overview Canadian U.S. International Fixed-Income All-in-One Desert-Island Picks As mentioned in the Best ETFs overview, we have retained this new feature introduced in the 2019 edition to provide additional ETF…