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International Stocks - Popular Canadian Stocks and the S&P/TSX Composite Index

Here are 10 well-known stocks that are components of the S&P/TSX Composite Index, the benchmark index that includes large-cap stocks listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX).

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Canadian Stocks
Stock
Price Quote & Dividend
1-Yr Price Chart
Comment
Bank of Montreal
Banking and financial services
Bank of Nova Scotia Halifax
Banking and financial services
Barrick Gold
Mining
Canadian National Railways
Railroad
Canadian Natural Resources
Oil and gas exploration and production
Goldcorp
Mining
Potash Corp of Saskatchewan
Fertilizers
Royal Bank of Canada
Banking and financial services
Suncor Energy
Integrated oil and gas
Toronto-Dominion Bank
Banking and financial services
Price data from Quandl.


To inspect the performance of the Canadian Stocks portfolio, see the returns table and chart below. Portfolio values are computed using quarterly closes for from Quandl.

All 10 are included in the portfolio computations. The current value of the portfolio assumes that $1,000.00 was invested (total of $10,000) in each at its closing weekly price for the current date in 2008.


Canadian Stocks - Return Results
Portfolio:
Canadian Stocks
Start date:
Jan-16-2008
Start value:
$10,000
End date:
Jan-16-2018
End value:
$17,053
Number prices
120
Minimum value occurred on Feb-28-2009
$5,169
Maximum value occurred on Jan-31-2018
$17,053
Total gain or loss (Start date to End date)
70.53%
Annualized gain or loss (Start date to End date)
5.48%
Total dollar value on End date of a $10,000 purchase made on Start date
$17,053
Average percent return for all possible buy/sell combinations
25.40%
Number returns
7,140
Number profitable returns (Winners)
5,683
Percent profitable returns
79.59%
Number unprofitable returns (Losers)
1,457
Percent unprofitable returns
20.41%
Winners to losers ratio
3.90
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