I recently read an article discussing the 20-year performance of Toronto-Dominion Bank (NYSE:TD), one of Canada’s biggest banks. I wonder if there are stocks to buy that will do better than TD over the long haul. I like to use Morningstar.com for projecting annualized returns. Since it only goes as far out as 15 years,…

Real estate investment trusts (REITs) are a popular investment for income-oriented investors. REIT stocks give investors exposure to the real estate market without having to deal with the maintenance and upkeep that is required of landlords. REIT stocks will never be listed among the high-flying growth stocks, but that’s not why investors choose them. The…