01:40 - 04:09 - Rick Bekkering of Pi Financial recommends a super defensive low volatility stock for growth and income portfolios. Emera Inc. (EMA.TO) operates in the electricity generation, transmission and distribution business throughout eastern North America. 11% dividend growth and 4.5% yield.
This week's Big Fat Idea is an Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp (TSX: AQN) from Aaron Dunn of Keystone Financial. The yield is 4.5% and Aaron describes the other compelling reasons this stock is a winner.
Mike's Big Fat Idea from Andrew Ruhland of Integrated Wealth Mgmt. is a strategy that is defensive related to the US Stock Market, patient regarding a big opportunity in energy plus the effect Trump will have on both areas.
Critical advice for your kids: Eamonn Percy tells Mike that students are being taught industrial age solutions to handle our new age of entrepreneurialism which is defined as starting new businesses, or getting involved with new ventures or ideas. Eamonn Percy is the author of the 1% Solution
Michael interviews Eamonn Percy, author of the 1% solution , a book that gives the actions in recipe form that a person graduating from high school or university must take in order to build the entreprenuerial mindset required to get employment security in the changing economy. The 1% Solution solves one of life's biggest problems; how to overcome a lifetime of obstacles fast enough in order to make a significant impact in the limited time we have or, more precisely, how to become a 20-year overnight success!
This book is something every single High School Graduate & Millennial should take to heart. Learn to use the compounding power of good habits to overcome setbacks and to persevere. Take a lifetime of daunting effort and break it down into bite-sized, daily pieces. No need to struggle on your way to the top