Below is a summary of my thoughts on Q2 performance and holdings, peppered with sector and macro musings. YTD returns are on the Portfolio page. Waste Connections: Currently my largest holding, for good reason: the waste industry is the place to be right now. I wrote a piece on it a few months ago highlighting [...]
Waste Connections: The backbone of an infrastructure economy
Founded in 1997, Waste Connections (WCN) is the 3rd largest solid waste service company in North America. It provides waste collection, transfer, recycling, and disposal services. Additionally, WCN provides oilfield waste treatment (recovery and disposal services) as well as intermodal services for the rail haul movement of cargo and solid waste containers. The firm currently [...]
Sharesight: Tracking your Investment Portfolio — a visual walkthrough.
A common question I receive is what method I use to track my portfolio. There are ways to do this manually in Excel, although I find that process too laborious and prone to error. My preference has always been a “one-stop shop” type of program where I can input (or have automatically updated via broker) [...]