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Apr 02, 2020 | Elinesky Schuett Private Wealth Management


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Checking in on U.S. bank stocks: A conversation with Gerard Cassidy
Janet Engels, Head of the Portfolio Advisory Group – U.S., talked to Gerard Cassidy, RBC Capital Markets’ Head of U.S. Bank Equity Strategy, about the differences between today’s coronavirus shock and the global financial crisis, the stability of banks, and, importantly, the sustainability of dividends.


If you find this of interest, please take the time to listen to the audio file. (approximately 21-minute duration).

Are Canadian bank dividends sustainable?

As we continue in this period of tempered economic growth and uncertainty on the back of the COVID-19 crisis and an oil price war, we think it is important to take a closer look at the Canadian banks, particularly the sustainability of their dividends.


In the view of our firm, the banks are in as strong a position as they have ever been, and their dividends are safe thanks in part to the lessons learned from the Global Financial Crisis. Read the full article online: Are Canadian bank dividends sustainable?


10-Minute Take

We have added a new podcast to the 10-Minute Take series on elineskyschuett.com. The 10-Minute Take podcast series provides insights from RBC Economists and market experts on events unfolding around the globe.


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