Peter Guay

MBA, CFA, Portfolio Manager

Peter joined PWL Capital in 2004 to learn the business from the ground up. After 14 years, many designations and an MBA later, Peter is now a Partner, Portfolio Manager and Financial Planner in the Layton-Guay Team.
Peter joined PWL Capital in 2004 to learn the business from the ground up. After 14 years, many designations and an MBA later, Peter is now a Partner, Portfolio Manager and Financial Planner in the Layton-Guay Team.
Personal Wealth

Putting dividend investing under the microscope

Dividend investing has long been a favourite strategy for Canadian investors who are attracted by the prospect of earning a large stream of income, especially in an era of declining interest rates.
However, the poor performance of dividend stocks during the pandemic-induced market decline and subsequent recovery highlights some of the risks associated with this strategy.