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Top 10 Traded Stocks and ETFs in September 2023

Written by The Inspired Investor Team | Published on September 5, 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 September. Plus, see what stocks clients were adding to their watchlists last month.

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

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

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

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

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

  Stock (sold)   ETF (sold)
1. Tesla Inc 1. iShares Core S&P/TSX Capped Composite Index ETF
2. Canopy Growth Corp 2. iShares Core Canadian Short Term Bond Index ETF
3. Nvidia Corp 3. iShares Core S&P 500 Index ETF
4. Royal Bank of Canada 4. iShares Core MSCI EAFE IMI Index ETF
5. Suncor Energy Inc 5. BetaPro Natural Gas Leveraged Daily Bull ETF
6. Shopify Inc 6. iShares Global Government Bond Index ETF (CAD-Hedged)
7. Enbridge Inc 7. ProShares UltraPro Short QQQ
8. Apple Inc 8. iShares Core Canadian Universe Bond Index ETF
9. Bank of Montreal 9. ProShares UltraPro® QQQ
10. Aurora Cannabis Inc 10. BetaPro Natural Gas 2x Daily Bear

Top 10 Stocks and ETFs Added to Watchlists at RBC Direct Investing in September 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 September.)

  Stock (added to watchlists)   ETF (added to watchlists)
1. Enbridge In 1. Vanguard S&P 500 Index ETF
2. Apple Inc 2. Horizons High Interest Savings ETF
3. Tesla Inc 3. Vanguard FTSE Canadian High Dividend Yield Index ETF
4. Royal Bank of Canada 4. Vanguard S&P 500 ETF
5. Toronto-Dominion Bank 5. High Interest Savings Account ETF
6. Telus Corp 6. Invesco QQQ Trust
7. BCE Inc 7. SPDR® S&P 500 ETF Trust
8. Nvidia Corp 8. CI High Interest Savings ETF
9. Amazon.com Inc 9. iShares Core Equity ETF Portfolio
10. Arbor Metals Corp 10. Purpose High Interest Savings Fund

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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