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Date Signal Company Expert Opinion Price
2006-02-08 BUY Bank of Montreal
BMO-T
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA Factor in whether or not the government will allow takeovers. Prime target. Considerable amount of support for all the banks. They have all broken out. Not a bear market. Banks are something to own.
Price: $66.880
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 HOLD Bonavista Energy Corp
BNP-T
Michele Robitaille Higher quality. A lot of confidence. 60% payout ratio. Sharp correction in all the oil/gas trusts..
Price: $37.850
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS (BUSINESS)
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Yes
2006-02-08 SELL Connors Bros. Income Fund
CBF.UN-T
Michele Robitaille Disappointment last year three times. Cut distribution. Issue is how price sensitive its categories are going to be..
Price: $11.480
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS (BUSINESS)
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Yes
2006-02-08 DON'T BUY Cameco Corporation
CCO-T
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA Price point of $74 or $75 good to go to stock. Don't be aggressive.
Price: $80.390
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 DON'T BUY Chorus Aviation Inc
CHR.A-T (Unlist
Michele Robitaille Not suitable for the income trust model. Airline industry consistantly loses money. Good agreements with Air Canada. Concern with Air Canada owning 80% of this.
Price: $9.920
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS (BUSINESS)
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: No
2006-02-08 BUY Canetic Resources Trust
CNE.UN-T
Michele Robitaille Integration risk. Stable trust.
Price: $23.700
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS (BUSINESS)
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Yes
2006-02-08 WAIT Canadian Natural Rsrcs
CNQ-T
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA Looking for a correction with a support down in the lower 60's.
Price: $66.550
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 DON'T BUY Canadian Pacific Rail
CP-T
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA Some of these stocks that have done so well, are possibly fully costed now. Wait for a pull back. Be reluctant.
Price: $55.840
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 BUY Chartwell Seniors Housing
CSH.UN-T
Michele Robitaille Good growth. Good aquisition. Seniors housing.
Price: $15.080
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS (BUSINESS)
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Yes
2006-02-08 BUY DuPont
DD-N
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA Risk reward prespective we are there. Support on a short term basis. Much below $35 would be worried. Look at long term ranges.
Price: $39.550
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 WEAK BUY Encana Corp
ECA-T
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA Big pattern calling a complex head and shoulder. If the support breaks from $50 to $51 that would be a real negative. Risk reward is pretty good. The problem is, the focus is on this being the largest natural gas play in North America. Risk is pretty good. Bounces have been limited. You really need to see it make a new high.
Price: $51.010
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 PAST TOP PICK iShares Japan ETF
EWJ-N
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA (A top pick Sept. 28/05 up 13%) Just took that position off a couple of days ago. Japan is starting to lose momentum compared to other countries.
Price: $13.680
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 TOP PICK SPDR Gold ETF
GLD-N
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA
Price: $54.830
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 WAIT JDS Uniphase
JDU-T (Dead)
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA Come back from deep. Trend is decent. Watch for a pull back. Picture developing nicely. Starting to come around.
Price: $3.420
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 TOP PICK KCP Income Fund
KCP.UN-T
Michele Robitaille New president. Solid management. Good risk/reward. Custom mfg. national brands and retailer brands of bleach. Had problems with private label. Diversified into custom mfg. which has lower margins, bot more stable.
Price: $10.670
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS (BUSINESS)
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Yes
2006-02-08 BUY Keystone North America Inc.
KNA-T (Dead)
Michele Robitaille Good business. They are in the funeral home business. Continue to do well. Stable management. Pay out 95%
Price: $9.340
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS (BUSINESS)
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: No
2006-02-08 BUY on WEAKNESS Loblaw Companies Ltd
L-T
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA $52 or $53 on the downside and $58 or $59 on the upside. Trading range. 6 months of base building before new up trend develops. Don't think you could go wrong.
Price: $54.460
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 TOP PICK Mullen Group Ltd
MTL-T
Michele Robitaille 2 main divisions. 70% of EBITDA. Converted to a trust. Strong management. Pay out of 75%. Excellent growth. Try to get under $32.
Price: $33.130
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS (BUSINESS)
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Yes
2006-02-08 DON'T BUY Inco
N-T
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA If you're going to be in a sector that is exploding, this is not the stock to be in. An underperformer.
Price: $55.660
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 HOLD National Bank of Canada
NA-T
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA Suspects that sometime this year, some of the lows in the last 12 months are going to be tested. $57/$58 for this stock. Not too much of concern, but if you are worried, sell here and buy at a lower point.
Price: $61.350
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 WEAK BUY Nortel
NT-T (Dead)
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA Great stock to trade. The closer it gets to $3, you get more interested and the closer you get to $4, you get less interested. Struggled over the past year to get to four. Range trader.
Price: $3.440
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 WAIT Petro-Canada
PCA-T
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA Top of the trend channel. Lots of support from the old ties. Low 50's 10% downside risk.
Price: $54.650
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 BUY Precision Drilling
PD-T
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA Price gap. Coming back towards that now. Descent buying opportunity.
Price: $37.160
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 TOP PICK Peyto Exploration & Develop.
PEY-T
Michele Robitaille Good track record. Gas focus trust at 80% of natural gas production. Since changing to trust in 2003 they have gone from 13,000 b.o.e. per day to 23,000 b.o.e. per day.
Price: $22.800
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS (BUSINESS)
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Yes
2006-02-08 WEAK BUY Patheon
PTI-T (Dead)
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA There has constantly been failure to hold support levels. Clearly, the trend is heading lower. If you like the stock, technically it is setting up for a rally. If it drops below $6, you want to be stopped out.
Price: $7.450
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 BUY Sirius Satellite Radio
SIRI-Q
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA Very interesting stock. The risk point would be below the low hat was just made. In terms of upside, you have to look at retracement from the previous rally. Somewhere in the bad of mind of mid-$60's to low $70's resistance should develop.
Price: $5.980
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 PAST TOP PICK SPDR S&P 500 ETF
SPY-N
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA (A top pick Sept. 28/05 up 3.8%) Although it is up now, he covered it in October so he came out ahead.
Price: $126.620
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 WAIT Suncor Energy Inc
SU-T
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA Do believe in seasonal investing. Great buying opportunities when the sector pulls back and the stock pulls back. Mid $70 would be a great buying price. Has been a strong performer.
Price: $88.060
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 WAIT UTS Energy
UTS-T (Dead)
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA Great stock to trade the volatility is unbelievable. With that kind of volatility comes a lot of risk. Above $7 sell. It could come back to $5.50.
Price: $6.720
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 DON'T BUY Westjet Airlines
WJA-T
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA Short is the operative word. Down trends are pretty solid. Airlines not his favourite. Breaking some support today. Expect the stock will head back towards it lows of Nov/05.
Price: $11.950
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 TOP PICK iShares S&P/TSX Global Gold
XGD-T
Larry Berman CFA, CMT, CTA Top Short This is a Pairs Trade, shorting gold stocks (XGD-T) and going long on Gold (GLD-N)
Price: $67.240
Subject: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-08 BUY Yellow Media Inc
Y-T
Michele Robitaille Very high quality. Performs well. Great management team. Bought auto trader last year.
Price: $15.850
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS (BUSINESS)
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Yes
2006-02-07 TOP PICK Alcan Aluminum
AL-T (Dead)
Laura Wallace Their earnings where spectacular. They have substantial earnings power is the price of aluminum moves up, possibly as high as $1.20 a pound. They have their costs under control although the price of energy is an issue.
Price: $55.680
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: BULLISH
Owned: Yes
2006-02-07 DON'T BUY BlackBerry
BB-T
Brian Acker, CA His model price is $55.56 which is a negative 31% differential.
Price: $79.210
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-07 DON'T BUY Bombardier Inc (B)
BBD.B-T
Laura Wallace Would be leery of this stock. The airline industry is looking a little better but the industry is still facing a lot of problems. They don't seem to be gaining any marketshare. Doesn't like that the family has taken over management from professional management.
Price: $2.880
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: BULLISH
Owned: No
2006-02-07 DON'T BUY BCE Inc.
BCE-T
Brian Acker, CA His model price is $27.69. He sees a lot of value elsewhere at this time.
Price: $27.350
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-07 BUY BCE Inc.
BCE-T
Laura Wallace The telco sector is facing brutal competition. She is evaluating to see if she wants to add to her existing positions. The appeal is the dividend of 5% which is equivalent to a 7.5% bond yield on an after-tax basis. They are refocusing and getting rid of some of their assets.
Price: $27.350
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: BULLISH
Owned: Yes
2006-02-07 TOP PICK Bank of Nova Scotia
BNS-T
Laura Wallace One of the advantages that the banks have, particularly this one, is a relatively high dividend. They have a record of increasing their dividends. When the new budget comes down in the spring there will be an improvement in the dividend tax credit. Also, with their international exposure, this is a good long-term hold.
Price: $47.120
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: BULLISH
Owned: Yes
2006-02-07 DON'T BUY Canadian Natural Rsrcs
CNQ-T
Brian Acker, CA His model price is $72.39 so doesn't have much more room to go.
Price: $70.100
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2006-02-07 TOP PICK ConocoPhillips
COP-N
Brian Acker, CA One of the cheapest names in the S&P 500. His model price is $106 which is a 69% positive differential.
Price: $60.100
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2006-02-07 DON'T BUY Canadian Oil Sands
COS-T (Acquired
Brian Acker, CA They have a very weak balance sheet. Questions if they can survive in a downturn. Could easily drop back to $35.
Price: $151.740
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-07 BUY Chevron Texaco
CVX-N
Brian Acker, CA His model price is $81.78 which is a 38% positive differential.
Price: $57.740
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2006-02-07 BUY Encana Corp
ECA-T
Brian Acker, CA His model price is $71.48 which is a 31% positive differential. This is one of the few oils that he still owns.
Price: $51.800
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2006-02-07 BUY Encana Corp
ECA-T
Laura Wallace This has lagged the other oil/gas companies. This correction is a reasonable opportunity to buy. A good long-term investment. The price of natural gas has been quite disappointing because of the warm weather.
Price: $51.800
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: BULLISH
Owned: Yes
2006-02-07 TOP PICK EMC Corp
EMC-N
Brian Acker, CA His model price is $17.76. That is a 32% positive differential.
Price: $13.350
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2006-02-07 DON'T BUY Honda Motor Ltd.
HMC-N
Brian Acker, CA A great company, but once the central bank of Japan lunches their attack on their yen the iShare ETF’s (EWJ-N) will be hit and this stock will be affected also.
Price: $28.870
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-07 DON'T BUY Imperial Oil
IMO-T
Brian Acker, CA This stock is splitting three for one. His model price is $99.60 which is a negative 19% differential.
Price: $120.500
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-07 WAIT Johnson & Johnson
JNJ-N
Brian Acker, CA He has a model price of $55.63 which is a negative differential of about 2%. It has to finish its downward run. He would wait until about $48.75/49 before buying.
Price: $56.800
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2006-02-07 WAIT Loblaw Companies Ltd
L-T
Laura Wallace The stock has come off very heavily because of supply and management problems. The question is, how long before the earnings turn. A great company and well managed. Doesn't feel that Wal-Mart will be a problem. Evaluating to see if she wants to buy it. Nothing wrong with waiting for another quarter’s earnings.
Price: $54.700
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: BULLISH
Owned: No
2006-02-07 BUY Linamar Corp
LNR-T
Brian Acker, CA He has a model price of $23.75. That is an 81% differential. They announced a stock buyback so their balance sheet will change to the positive.
Price: $13.250
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2006-02-07 DON'T BUY Manitoba Telecom Services
MBT-T
Brian Acker, CA His model price of $38.31 gives and negative 1.5% differential.
Price: $38.710
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-07 DON'T BUY Manulife Financial
MFC-T
Brian Acker, CA This stock is above his model price and has been for sometime.
Price: $70.170
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-07 SELL Magna Int'l. (A)
MG-T
Laura Wallace The auto parts manufacturers, particularly in Canada, are going to have a very difficult time with what is happening to the North American auto industry. General Motors and Ford are going to get costs under their system and their suppliers will be the first place they look.
Price: $83.030
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: BULLISH
Owned: No
2006-02-07 TOP PICK Microsoft
MSFT-Q
Laura Wallace Had good earnings. The appeal is the stock price has been flat lined for five years but continues to have earnings growth at a double-digit pace. Management is recognising that they have to return some of that huge cash holdings to the shareholders. You are also in the midst of a new product cycle.
Price: $26.940
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: BULLISH
Owned: Yes
2006-02-07 BUY Motorola
MSI-N
Brian Acker, CA His model price is $24.62 which is a positive 20% differential.
Price: $21.000
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2006-02-07 BUY National Bank of Canada
NA-T
Brian Acker, CA Has a positive 17.3% differential to his model price.
Price: $61.430
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2006-02-07 TOP PICK Nortel
NT-T (Dead)
Brian Acker, CA His qualitative analysis, adding the balance sheet with the earnings estimates and interest rates, comes up with a $4.93 model price which is over 40% positive differential.
Price: $3.470
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2006-02-07 PAST TOP PICK Petro-Canada
PCA-T
Brian Acker, CA (A Top Pick Nov 23/05. Up 34%.) Would still buy it at this price.
Price: $54.950
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2006-02-07 BUY on WEAKNESS Petro-Canada
PCA-T
Laura Wallace Good-quality stock. It had quite a rally and is finally coming through with its earnings. Would wait for a little bit further weakness, maybe under $50, before buying. An attractive long-term company.
Price: $54.950
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: BULLISH
Owned: No
2006-02-07 BUY Proctor & Gamble
PG-N
Laura Wallace This is a great company. The Gillette acquisition is a great one. The company has a good record of making acquisitions work. They generate a lot of cash flow.
Price: $59.320
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: BULLISH
Owned: Yes
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