Canadian General Investments (CGI)

Business description

CGI's investment objective is to provide better-than-average returns to investors by investing in a diversified portfolio of Canadian corporations. It aims to achieve this through prudent security selection, timely recognition of capital gains/losses and the selection of appropriate income-generating investments.

Stock data

Market cap.C$460.8m
Last closeC$22.09
High / Low (52 weeks)C$22.5 / C$17.4
Stock market listingLN, CN
Forecast net debt (m)N/A
Forecast gearing ratio (%)N/A
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Company news

Canadian General Investments, Limited Files Annual Disclosure Documents

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 22:41:15 GMT

Canadian General Investments, Limited Declares Dividend on Series 4 Preference ...

Thu, 14 Apr 2016 14:48:45 GMT

Canadian General Investments, Limited Declares a Special Dividend on Common Shares

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:18:45 GMT

Be careful about buying Canadian General Investments Limited (LSE:CGI) for the ...

Fri, 26 May 2017 10:18:45 GMT

Canadian General Investments, Limited Declares Dividend on Common Shares

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 18:11:15 GMT

Investment summary

Canadian General Investments (CGI) is registered as a Canadian investment corporation, which confers favourable tax status; it is listed on both the Toronto and London stock exchanges. Given its broad exposure to primarily Canadian equities, the fund may be considered as a ‘one-stop-shop’ for investment in Canada. CGI’s NAV total return has outperformed the S&P/TSX Composite index benchmark over one and five years. The manager’s high ownership of CGI ensures that all shareholders’ interests are aligned; however, this may be a factor in the size of the discount. Emphasis is moving more towards regular, quarterly rather than year-end special dividends; CGI’s current dividend yield is 3.6%.

Last updated on 27/04/2017

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Executive Interview - Canadian General Investments

Key management

Vanessa L. Morgan, Chairman
Jonathan A. Morgan, President and CEO

Company address

10 Toronto Street
Toronto
ON
M5C 2B7
Canada
416-366-2931
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