Attractive opportunities in recovering U.S. health-care sector

  Health care was the second-worst performing sector after energy in the U.S. market last year, but still rose by 20.8 per cent. U.S. health-care stocks have been on the mend after ailing last year because of political headwinds and opioid-related litigation....

Harvest Bond fund offers late cycle safety and income

Actively managed Harvest US Investment Grade Bond Plus ETF is a high quality, core fixed income product. Harvest Portfolios Group launched an actively managed bond ETF in January 2020. In a Q&A, Harvest President & CEO Michael Kovacs explains why the company...

MARKET OUTLOOK – Focus: Large-cap healthcare stocks

The healthcare sector is a direct beneficiary of one of the only secular, non-cyclical and permanent investment themes: the global aging population. Moreover, as wealth increases in developing economies, there’s a disproportionate increase in the amount of spending on...

Long Term Energizers Boost Healthcare Sector

Q&A with Paul MacDonald, CFA Chief Investment Officer & Portfolio Manager Harvest Portfolios Group Inc. Long-term energizers boost healthcare sector The healthcare sector rebounded strongly at the end of the year despite a weak start to 2019. That momentum...

REITs take a global high tech turn

Real estate investments trusts (REITs) are popular with income seeking investors because of the dividends generated by their underlying assets. In a Goldilocks parable, they are not quite stocks and not quite bonds, but offer just the right features of each. When...

Brand Loyalty

THE World’s most recognizable brands have a historical track record, attract some of the best talent on the globe, distribute their products worldwide and inspire loyalty among consumers. So it’s no surprise that companies that are considered global brands are some of...

What the Saudi attack means for Canadian Oil

Canadian energy stocks soar, and the Canadian Crude Index is up 10%, but pipelines are a key obstacle. Read original article by Ruth Saldanha, Morningstar    16 September 2019 What does this mean for Canada? “What is happening with the risks in the Middle East have no...