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John Heinzl

John Heinzl
Staff
Investment Reporter and Columnist
Toronto

Area of Expertise

Dividend stocks, portfolio management, personal finance

John Heinzl has been writing about business and investing since 1990. A native of Hamilton, he earned a master's degree from the University of Western Ontario's Graduate School of Journalism and completed the Canadian Securities Course with honours. His weekly Yield Hog columns explore the world of dividend stocks and other income-producing securities, and his explanatory Investor Clinic columns and videos aim to inform and educate investors who want to take control of their money. He also writes the irreverent Stars and Dogs feature that appears every Saturday in Report on Business.

Years at The Globe and Mail

28
Latest articles
Five solid stocks with dividends above 5 per cent Subscriber content
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John Heinzl’s model dividend growth portfolio as of June 30, 2018 Subscriber content
Stars and Dogs
The Globe’s stars and dogs for the week
Investor Clinic
Six tips for knowing when the stock you own is about to cut its dividend
My dividend-growth portfolio report card: Good, but with room for improvement Subscriber content John Heinzl
Stars and Dogs
The Globe’s stars and dogs for the week
Investor Clinic
Yes, you can get a juicy yield from a pot ETF. But here’s the catch
This little-known REIT has raised its payout for 15 years Subscriber content
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The Globe’s stars and dogs for the week
Investor Clinic
Watch out for tax traps with U.S. index funds
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Why the picture at Cineplex is improving for dividend investors Subscriber content John Heinzl
Stars and Dogs
The Globe’s stars and dogs for the week
Investor Clinic
Oops. I goofed on my tax return. What now?
These stocks yield more than 5 per cent – and raise their payouts Subscriber content
Stars and Dogs
The Globe’s stars and dogs for the week
Investor Clinic
Some of my dividend stocks have tanked. Here’s what I’m doing about it
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John Heinzl’s model dividend growth portfolio as of May 31, 2018 Subscriber content
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This company is cooking up a recipe for rising dividends Subscriber content
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Stars and Dogs
The Globe’s stars and dogs for the week
Investor Clinic
Decoding the key dates for dividends