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Top 10 Traded Stocks and ETFs in November 2023

Written by The Inspired Investor team  | Published on December 1, 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 November. Plus, see what stocks clients were adding to their watchlists last month.

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

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

  Stock (bought)   ETF (bought)
1. Tesla Inc 1.  iShares Global Government Bond Index ETF (CAD-Hedged)
2. NVIDIA Corp 2. iShares Core Canadian Universe Bond Index ETF
3. Enbridge Inc 3. iShares Core S&P/TSX Capped Composite Index ETF
4. Bank of Nova Scotia 4. iShares Core Canadian Short Term Bond Index ETF
5. Royal Bank of Canada 5. iShares Core MSCI EAFE IMI Index ETF
6. Shopify Inc 6. iShares Core S&P 500 Index ETF
7. Microsoft Corp 7. iShares Core MSCI Emerging Markets IMI Index ETF
8. Crescent Point Energy Corp 8. BetaPro Natural Gas Leveraged Daily Bull ETF
9. Air Canada 9. iShares ESG Aware Canadian Aggregate Bond Index ETF
10. Baytex Energy Corp 10. iShares ESG Aware MSCI Canada Index ETF

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

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

  Stock (sold)   ETF (sold)
1. Tesla Inc 1. iShares Core S&P/TSX Capped Composite Index ETF
2. Shopify Inc 2. iShares Core Canadian Short Term Bond Index ETF
3. Royal Bank of Canada 3. ProShares UltraPro QQQ
4. NVIDIA Corp 4. Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bull 3X Shares
5. Apple Inc 5. iShares Core MSCI EAFE IMI Index ETF
6. Toronto-Dominion Bank 6. iShares Global Government Bond Index ETF (CAD-Hedged)
7. Enbridge Inc 7. ProShares UltraPro Short QQQ
8. Amazon.com Inc 8. iShares Core S&P 500 Index ETF
9. Palantir Technologies Inc 9. iShares Core Canadian Universe Bond Index ETF
10. Microsoft Corp 10. BetaPro Natural Gas Leveraged Daily Bull ETF

Top 10 Stocks and ETFs Added to Watchlists at RBC Direct Investing in November 2023

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

  Stock (added to watchlists)   ETF (added to watchlists)
1. Enbridge Inc 1. ​Vanguard S&P 500 Index ETF​
2. Royal Bank of Canada  2. Vanguard S&P 500 ETF
3. ​Bank of Nova Scotia 3. Invesco QQQ Trust
4. Toronto-Dominion Bank 4. Vanguard FTSE Canadian High Dividend Yield Index ETF
5. Microsoft Corp 5. SPDR® S&P 500 ETF Trust
6. Tesla Inc 6. iShares Core Equity ETF Portfolio
7. (tied) Apple Inc 7. Vanguard All-Equity ETF Portfolio
7. (tied) NVIDIA Corp 8. BMO S&P 500 Index ETF (CAD)
9. Telus Corp 9. (tied) iShares NASDAQ 100 Index ETF (CAD-Hedged)
10. Amazon.com Inc 9. (tied) iShares Core S&P 500 Index ETF

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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