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Top 10 Traded Stocks and ETFs in July 2023

Written by The Inspired Investor Team | Published on August 3, 2023

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With each new month, we take a look back to see what RBC Direct Investing clients have been trading. Here's a look at the top 10 stocks and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) bought and sold by clients in July. Plus, see what stocks clients were adding to their watchlists last month.

Top 10 Stocks and ETFs Bought at RBC Direct Investing in July 2023

(Rankings based on filled Canadian and U.S. equity and fund trades placed by RBC Direct Investing clients in the month of July.)

  Stock (bought)   ETF (bought)
1. Tesla Inc 1. iShares Global Government Bond Index ETF (CAD-Hedged)
2. TC Energy Corp 2. iShares Core Canadian Universe Bond Index
3. Telus Corp 3. iShares Core S&P/TSX Capped Composite Index ETF
4. Shopify Inc 4. iShares Core Canadian Short Term Bond Index ETF
5. Enbridge Inc 5. iShares Core MSCI EAFE IMI Index ETF
6. Microsoft Corp 6. iShares Core S&P 500 Index ETF (CAD-Hedged)
7. Rivian Automotive Inc 7. iShares Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF
8. Nvidia Corp 8. iShares ESG Aware Canadian Short Term Bond Index ETF
9. Royal Bank of Canada 9. Vanguard S&P 500 Index ETF
10. Bank of Nova Scotia 10. iShares ESG MSCI Canada Index ETF

Top 10 Stocks and ETFs Sold at RBC Direct Investing in July 2023

(Rankings based on filled Canadian and U.S. equity and fund trades placed by RBC Direct Investing clients in the month of July.)

  Stock (sold)   ETF (sold)
1. Tesla Inc 1. iShares Core S&P/TSX Capped Composite Index ETF
2. Shopify Inc 2. iShares Canadian Short Term Bond Index ETF
3. Royal Bank of Canada 3. iShares Core S&P 500 CAD Index ETF
4. Air Canada 4. BetaPro Natural Gas Leveraged Daily Bull ETF
5. Rivian Automotive Inc 5. ProShares UltraPro Short QQQ
6. NVIDIA Corp 6. iShares Core MSCI EAFE IMI Index ETF
7. Bank of Montreal 7. IShares Global Government Bond Index ETF (CAD-Hedged)
8. Toronto-Dominion Bank 8. ProShares UltraPro QQQ
9. Suncor Energy Inc 9. iShares Canadian Universe Bond Index ETF
10. Alphabet Inc 10. BetaPro Natural Gas Inverse Leveraged Daily Bear ETF

Top 10 Stocks Added to Watchlists at RBC Direct Investing in July 2023

(Rankings based on number of times Canadian and U.S. equities are added to watchlists by RBC Direct Investing clients in the month of July.)

  Stock (added to watchlists)
1. Tesla Inc
2. Apple Inc
3. Royal Bank of Canada
4. Enbridge Inc
5. Microsoft Corp
6. Telus Corp
7. Toronto-Dominion Bank
8. TC Energy Corp
9. NVIDIA Corp
10. Inc

Ready to explore? Get started with your research on the RBC Direct Investing site:

  • The Search for a Quote Page lets you take a closer look at stocks that may interest you or make a trade.
  • Check out the Investor's Toolkit for access to stock screeners, analyst ratings and pick lists, and other helpful research tools.
  • Watchlists can help you keep an eye on stocks you've already invested in, or ones you want to learn more about.

To see what else investors were trading every month, head over to Top Traded Stocks in 2023.

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