Latest Expert Opinions

Signal
Opinion
Expert
WEAK BUY
WEAK BUY
August 23, 2012

Doesn't own this, predominantly because of their US exposure. Prefers Toronto Dominion (TD-T) to take advantage of a sustained US recovery, then Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS-T). You will do okay with BMO but it is not a top bank pick for him.

Bank of Montreal (BMO-T)
August 23, 2012

Doesn't own this, predominantly because of their US exposure. Prefers Toronto Dominion (TD-T) to take advantage of a sustained US recovery, then Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS-T). You will do okay with BMO but it is not a top bank pick for him.

Kevin Hall BComm, CFA
Managing Director, Guardian Capital
Price
$57.540
Owned
Yes
WEAK BUY
WEAK BUY
August 23, 2012

SLF is preferable because of a safety of dividend. Risk reward is quite appealing.

SLF is preferable because of a safety of dividend. Risk reward is quite appealing.

Kevin Hall BComm, CFA
Managing Director, Guardian Capital
Price
$10.860
Owned
Yes
BUY
BUY
August 23, 2012

This is the name he would recommend in natural gas stocks. Lowest cost producer. The gas story is a weather driven story.

This is the name he would recommend in natural gas stocks. Lowest cost producer. The gas story is a weather driven story.

Kevin Hall BComm, CFA
Managing Director, Guardian Capital
Price
$20.740
Owned
Yes
BUY
BUY
August 23, 2012

Power fin and/or power corp., depending on fund. This one gives you better value on a historical basis.

Power Corp (POW-T)
August 23, 2012

Power fin and/or power corp., depending on fund. This one gives you better value on a historical basis.

Kevin Hall BComm, CFA
Managing Director, Guardian Capital
Price
$23.710
Owned
Yes
HOLD
HOLD
August 23, 2012

You will continue to see good commitment to the dividend. They are cutting cost and raising the dividend. Not a lot of growth. He owns it for the wireless business.

BCE Inc. (BCE-T)
August 23, 2012

You will continue to see good commitment to the dividend. They are cutting cost and raising the dividend. Not a lot of growth. He owns it for the wireless business.

Kevin Hall BComm, CFA
Managing Director, Guardian Capital
Price
$44.420
Owned
Yes
DON'T BUY
DON'T BUY
August 23, 2012

Chartwell is his preference in this space. You’ll do okay. 7% yield is safe. He likes the seniors’ housing landscape.

Chartwell is his preference in this space. You’ll do okay. 7% yield is safe. He likes the seniors’ housing landscape.

Kevin Hall BComm, CFA
Managing Director, Guardian Capital
Price
$12.300
Owned
Unknown
BUY
BUY
August 23, 2012

Good dividend growth story. One of the largest CAT dealers around the world. Had trouble with inventory management software, but that is moving in the right direction and is now behind them.

Finning Int (FTT-T)
August 23, 2012

Good dividend growth story. One of the largest CAT dealers around the world. Had trouble with inventory management software, but that is moving in the right direction and is now behind them.

Kevin Hall BComm, CFA
Managing Director, Guardian Capital
Price
$24.490
Owned
Yes