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Date Signal Company Expert Opinion Price
2003-11-06 TOP PICK BCE Inc.
BCE-T
Ted Macklin Feels that management has done a good job in restructuring the company. Have good potential on the wireless side and doing well with DSL Internet. A defensive play.
Price: $29.650
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-06 VAGUE Bema Gold
BGO-T
Gavin Graham If gold continues to run, this will do well. Speculative.
Price: $3.940
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-11-06 PAST TOP PICK Bank of Nova Scotia
BNS-T
Gavin Graham (A top pick Sept 18/03. Up 5.7%.) Very leveraged to the corporate sector, which is now improving.
Price: $66.100
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-11-06 BUY Canadian National R.R.
CNR-T
Ted Macklin Likes both railroads. They should improve from increased grain shipments. Economically sensitive. Strong management.
Price: $80.570
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-06 TOP PICK Canadian Pacific Rail
CP-T
Gavin Graham Likes both railroads. All railways are economically leveraged.
Price: $38.400
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-11-06 BUY Canadian Pacific Rail
CP-T
Ted Macklin Likes both railroads. They should improve from increased grain shipments. Economically sensitive. Strong management.
Price: $38.400
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-06 TOP PICK Encana Corp
ECA-T
Gavin Graham Has been flat over the last year. The premier exploration company in Canada. Executing magnificently. P/E is 10.
Price: $45.000
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-11-06 HOLD Enbridge
ENB-T
Ted Macklin Has done very well. Will be interest rate sensitive. Good company with solid fundamentals.
Price: $52.750
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-06 BUY Embraer EmpresaBrasileira
ERJ-N
Gavin Graham Has done very well. Not only continuing to build 60/70 seats planes, but are now building new 100/110 seat regional jets, which are very popular. These planes will continue to see increased sales.
Price: $26.730
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-11-06 DON'T BUY Golden Goose Resources Inc
GGR-X (Dead)
Lou Schizas Have deposits in northern Ontario. These deposits have tried to be mined in the past with no success. With gold high, it might be OK. Second-quarter report shows a breakeven situation. Not sure they have the resources to create greater gains.
Price: $0.420
Subject: NOT APPLICABLE
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Unknown
2003-11-06 DON'T BUY Hudson Bay Co.
HBC-T
Ted Macklin Can't see any growth with either The Bay or Zellers. They have tremendous real estate assets, but not sure they would get much for it.
Price: $11.840
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: No
2003-11-06 BUY Husky Injection Molding Sys
HKY-T
Gavin Graham Seems to be building a base at around $5.50. A stronger economy play. Well-run company.
Price: $5.500
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-11-06 DON'T BUY I Max
IMX-T
Gavin Graham Got their balance sheets fixed and got costs down. Not sure there's much upside from here.
Price: $12.860
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-11-06 BUY Loblaw Companies Ltd
L-T
Ted Macklin Opening new format stores. Had a very good quarter. Slight dip gives a good buying opportunity.
Price: $62.530
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-06 TOP PICK Manulife Financial
MFC-T
Ted Macklin Likes their acquisition of John Hancock. Have done a good job of integrating in the past.
Price: $40.630
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-06 BUY Merck & Company
MRK-N
Gavin Graham Missed its numbers. Demographics for drugs looks great. At a great price.
Price: $43.600
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-11-06 BUY Open Text
OTC-T
Gavin Graham Great technology. Software, which makes people money or sales easier, has done very well. Not particularly cheap, but not a bad time to be in on it.
Price: $25.410
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-11-06 WEAK BUY Sobeys
SBY-T
Ted Macklin Good operators. Have paid down the debt that was created by their acquisition. They tripped in the last quarter and blamed the blackout. This is questionable. Longer-term should do well. Would prefer Loblaw's.
Price: $31.250
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
2003-11-06 BUY Shoppers Drug Mart Corp
SC-T (Dead)
Ted Macklin (A past pick June 4/03. Up 21%.) Getting pricey but a good retail. Paying down debt. Worth its premium.
Price: $29.000
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-06 DON'T BUY Stelco Inc
STE-T (Dead)
Ted Macklin Steel assets are seldom shut down. They always come back from restructuring. Not a fan of the steel industry.
Price: $1.190
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: No
2003-11-06 PAST TOP PICK Suncor Energy Inc
SU-T
Gavin Graham (A top pick Sept 18/03. Up 5.7%.) Continue to like oil and gas. Also like the oil sands exposure. Margins on the refining and marketing side are getting better.
Price: $28.200
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-11-06 BUY Suncor Energy Inc
SU-T
Ted Macklin A good long-term hold. Could have an impact from a stronger Canadian dollar and weakening oil prices.
Price: $28.200
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-06 BUY Telus Corp
T-T
Gavin Graham Wireless sector has done well. Seems to be in a bit of a holding pattern now, but the labour situation should get resolved by the end of the year. It should start moving forward again at that time.
Price: $24.500
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-11-06 DON'T BUY Transalta Corp
TA-T
Ted Macklin Interest sensitive. Had a downgrade on their rating for their debt. Made a couple of large acquisitions, but paid full price for it. Would also be concerned with Ontario's government transition regarding Hydro.
Price: $18.500
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: No
2003-11-06 HOLD Toronto Dominion
TD-T
Ted Macklin Don’t be aggressive in owning the banks. Prefers insurance shares.
Price: $44.050
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-06 TOP PICK Canadian Pacific Ships
TEU-T
Ted Macklin Well-managed. A good play on the economy. Expects rising freight rates. A capital-intensive business, so expects there will be some consolidation.
Price: $27.990
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-06 BUY Thomson Reuters Corp
TRI-T
Gavin Graham We are at the bottom of the economical cycle so expects things will pick up.
Price: $44.450
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-11-06 BUY Turquoise Hill Resources
TRQ-T
Gavin Graham Still has some upside on it. Good assets in Mongolia. Getting out of Myanar because of political unrest. China will have a lot of demand for metals. They have a short-term pause or pullback, which would be a good time to buy.
Price: $11.750
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-11-06 BUY Vodafone Group PLC
VOD-Q
Gavin Graham The biggest wireless phone company in the world. 20% return over the last year and a 1.3% dividend yield.
Price: $21.080
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-11-06 WEAK BUY Westaim Corp
WED-X
Gavin Graham Has neat technology. If they're technology is commercially applicable with a major company, it looks pretty good.
Price: $3.140
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-11-06 BUY Westjet Airlines
WJA-T
Gavin Graham Doing very well and is a keeper.
Price: $29.850
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-11-06 BUY TSX Group
X-T
Gavin Graham Will drop after the dividend is paid. Generating a lot of cash. Will benefit as volumes in the Canadian stock market continue to increase.
Price: $42.480
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-11-05 TOP PICK A Comment -- General Comments From an Expert
A Commentary
Glenn MacNeill, P.Eng. (A top pick Sept 24/03. Up .5%.) 80% gas oriented. Produces about 12,000 barrels equivalent a day. Not getting recognition in the marketplace. Represents good value. Has a number of interesting drilling prospects in front of it.
Price: $2.690
Subject: OIL & GAS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-05 BUY A Comment -- General Comments From an Expert
A Commentary
Josef Schachter Still likes.
Price: $2.550
Subject: CANADIAN OIL & GAS
Bias: BULL on OIL & GAS
Owned: Unknown
2003-11-05 BUY Antrim Energy
AEN-X
Glenn MacNeill, P.Eng. Have a lot of international prospects in front of it. A good portfolio of exploration exposure.
Price: $1.000
Subject: OIL & GAS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
2003-11-05 DON'T BUY Aston Hill Financial
AHF-T
Lou Schizas Not much news on this stock. Some senior management knows the oil patch. Apparently going to focus primarily on energy investment funds. Wasn't able to break through the $.50 resistance level.
Price: $0.450
Subject: NOT APPLICABLE
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Unknown
2003-11-05 BUY Arc Resources Ltd
ARX-T
Glenn MacNeill, P.Eng. One of the best-run royalty trusts. Hard to predict the market timing, so it's as good a time as any to get in.
Price: $13.380
Subject: OIL & GAS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-05 TOP PICK Bonavista Energy Corp
BNP-T
Glenn MacNeill, P.Eng. (A top pick Sept 24/03. Unchanged.) Well-managed. Lowest cost in the oil and gas area. Pays out a relatively small percent of their cash flow allowing stable income even if oil prices drop. Can be used as a “ buy and hold” stock.
Price: $17.200
Subject: OIL & GAS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-05 BUY Bellatrix Exploration Ltd.
BXE-T
Josef Schachter The key area of the company is Southwest Saskatchewan. They have a year or two of growth. Also have a growth area in the Whitecourt area of Alberta. Good value.
Price: $1.250
Subject: CANADIAN OIL & GAS
Bias: BULL on OIL & GAS
Owned: Unknown
2003-11-05 HOLD Connacher Oil and Gas
CLL-T
Glenn MacNeill, P.Eng. Seeing some good development of its properties. Good discoveries and good growth in its production volumes. Should continue for a little while longer.
Price: $1.200
Subject: OIL & GAS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-05 BUY Compton Petroleum
CMT-T (Dead)
Glenn MacNeill, P.Eng. A gas oriented producer. Have had infrastructure problems in that they haven't had enough gas plants to move their discoveries, which has limited their production.
Price: $5.640
Subject: OIL & GAS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-05 TOP PICK Canadian Natural Rsrcs
CNQ-T
Glenn MacNeill, P.Eng. One of the super independents that is undervalued. Represents good value. Expects oil and gas prices to remain high.
Price: $25.250
Subject: OIL & GAS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-05 TOP PICK Centurion Energy International
CUX-T
Josef Schachter They have put on their new production in Egypt, so are now producing over 10,000 barrels a day. Now getting good cash flow. Have some additional new projects in Egypt and Tunisia.
Price: $2.400
Subject: CANADIAN OIL & GAS
Bias: BULL on OIL & GAS
Owned: Yes
2003-11-05 BUY Encana Corp
ECA-T
Glenn MacNeill, P.Eng. Surprised at how low it is and is way undervalued. Huge daily production. Should be a core of everybody's portfolio.
Price: $44.700
Subject: OIL & GAS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
2003-11-05 BUY Endev Energy
ENE-T
Glenn MacNeill, P.Eng. Traded very quickly up into the $2 level. Probably was overvalued at that time. Drilling almost 100 per year, low cost gas wells and taking their BOE up to almost 5000 barrels by year-end. Should grow into its lofty price.
Price: $2.210
Subject: OIL & GAS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-05 DON'T BUY Endev Energy
ENE-T
Josef Schachter Has done spectacularly well. Has some upside to $2.40, but they need to start showing some growth. Good management. A “show me” stock.
Price: $2.210
Subject: CANADIAN OIL & GAS
Bias: BULL on OIL & GAS
Owned: Unknown
2003-11-05 DON'T BUY First Calgary Petroleums
FCP-T
Glenn MacNeill, P.Eng. Has had a great run which is reflecting their discoveries and foreign assets. Has to make some significant announcements before they can reach the next level.
Price: $5.950
Subject: OIL & GAS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
2003-11-05 BUY Find Energy Ltd.
FE-T
Glenn MacNeill, P.Eng. Thinks this company is pretty good. Good access to financial resources and people with technical capabilities. Still at a “show me” stage. High risk/high reward.
Price: $2.650
Subject: OIL & GAS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-05 BUY Gentry Resources Ltd
GNY-T
Glenn MacNeill, P.Eng. Represents good value. Has had good production growth in the past.
Price: $1.850
Subject: OIL & GAS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-05 BUY Gentry Resources Ltd
GNY-T
Josef Schachter Have 2 core areas. Southeast Alberta should have good increased production. Stock has languished compared to other stocks.
Price: $1.850
Subject: CANADIAN OIL & GAS
Bias: BULL on OIL & GAS
Owned: Unknown
2003-11-05 BUY High Point Resources
HPR-T (Dead)
Josef Schachter Big fans of this company.
Price: $1.660
Subject: CANADIAN OIL & GAS
Bias: BULL on OIL & GAS
Owned: Unknown
2003-11-05 BUY Inter Pipeline
IPL-T
Glenn MacNeill, P.Eng. Represents reasonably stable value and good stable income.
Price: $6.780
Subject: OIL & GAS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
2003-11-05 DON'T BUY Newcastle Energy Corp
NGY-X
Glenn MacNeill, P.Eng. Located in Wyoming, which has a lot of good potential. Pretty fully valued unless there's a discovery he hasn't heard about.
Price: $1.600
Subject: OIL & GAS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
2003-11-05 BUY on WEAKNESS Niko Resources
NKO-T
Glenn MacNeill, P.Eng. Probably not a bad place to buy into it. Storage is high and the cold weather hasn't hit yet so expects to see some good buying points.
Price: $28.500
Subject: OIL & GAS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
2003-11-05 SELL Peyto Exploration & Develop.
PEY-T
Glenn MacNeill, P.Eng. Very good management. Basically focused on one play northwest of Edmonton. Pretty fully valued at this point. Would probably sell.
Price: $22.820
Subject: OIL & GAS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
2003-11-05 BUY Pengrowth Energy Trust (US)
PGH-N
Glenn MacNeill, P.Eng. Has good growth potential at these levels. Has some good assets. There may be some small write-downs on their East Coast assets. Production levels haven't been as high as expected.
Price: $18.000
Subject: OIL & GAS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-05 PAST TOP PICK Teck Resources Ltd. (B)
TCK.B-T
Glenn MacNeill, P.Eng. (A top pick Sept 24/03. Up 17.5%.) Still likes.
Price: $17.400
Subject: OIL & GAS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-05 TOP PICK Tiverton Petroleums
TIV-T
Josef Schachter Expected to do a reverse split. Expect that next year it will average about 1500 BOE’s. A small emerging company that is having a lot of volume rose. Very cheap on a cash flow multiple.
Price: $0.380
Subject: CANADIAN OIL & GAS
Bias: BULL on OIL & GAS
Owned: No
2003-11-05 VAGUE Tusk Energy
TSK-T
Glenn MacNeill, P.Eng. Has made some good discoveries and has had a good growth rate. Has to reach the next level and not sure if they can maintain the momentum. Have some good prospects in front of them.
Price: $3.980
Subject: OIL & GAS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-11-05 DON'T BUY Viking Energy Royalty Trust
VKR.UN-T
Glenn MacNeill, P.Eng. Prefers other trusts. Reasonably good management. Made a purchase of Key West and paid a fairly high price for it. Has not worked out as well as it should. Concerned that there might be a reserve write down.
Price: $6.370
Subject: OIL & GAS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: No
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