Rapid FIRE Questions [Podcast]



For this episode, we gathered the most popular questions we received during the fall of 2022 for Mike to answer in a Rapid FIRE Q&A! There are around 20 questions covering both stocks and strategies to which you’ll get straight answers!

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You’ll Learn

  • Dividend lists are a good place to start research, but their role remains limited.
  • Brookfield Asset Management (BAM) recently did a spin-off: Good or Bad News?
  • Mike shares his 3 favorite Canadian stocks and 3 favorite US ones. Do you hold any?
  • Investors often wonder how to invest a lump sum of money. Mike reminds listeners about his 1/3 strategy.
  • CDRs seem interesting for Canadians. However, there are a couple of downsides that you need to be aware of. You can get more details on CDRs on The Moose on the Loose podcast.
  • Having winners is a good thing is a portfolio… but to what extent? Should you let them run forever or rebalance at what point?
  • Mike shares his thoughts on:
    • 3M (MMM)
    • Sylogist (SYZ.TO)
    • TC Energy (TRP/TRP.TO)
    • Aecon Group (ARE.TO)
    • Open Text (OTEX/OTEX.TO)
    • Visa (V) or MasterCard (MA)
  • Although he’s not a fan, Mike believes Intact Financial (IFC.TO) is the best insurance company and details why.
  • Which stocks to put in registered accounts and which ones in cash?
  • Rate Canadian Banks from 6 to 1. Any bets?
  • Keeping a portion of our portfolio in cash during a recession seems attractive, but is it a good option?
  • Algonquin Power (AQN/AQN.TO) lost a lot of value this year. There are uncertainties around the company. If AQN cuts its dividend in 2023, what will Mike do?
  • Finally, what is Mike’s best tip for investors in 2023?

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