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Date Signal Company Expert Opinion Price
2007-01-26 TOP PICK Connors Bros. Income Fund
CBF.UN-T
Patrick Kim Feels the tide has turned for them. Tuna costs are coming down rapidly. Fuel costs are far less. US$ is strengthening.
Price: $11.250
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2007-01-26 BUY CML Healthcare
CLC-T (Dead)
Patrick Kim Involved in lab services, blood test work and diagnostic imaging. Good choice for investors looking for stability. A non-cyclical play on the economy.
Price: $15.610
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: No
2007-01-26 BUY Canetic Resources Trust
CNE.UN-T
Patrick Kim Looks fairly attractive on a valuation basis. Leveraged to natural gas.
Price: $15.250
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-26 BUY Canadian Royalties Inc
CZZ-T
Peter Grandich A nickel play in the Ragland area. Management is spending at Fairmont time in a spin-off, which makes it more likely there will be a takeover. Stock has broken out and could mean another $1.
Price: $3.150
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-26 BUY Denison Mines Corp
DML-T
Peter Grandich This company replaces Cameco (CCO-T) as the first producing uranium company that he would want in his portfolio.
Price: $11.420
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: Yes
2007-01-26 PAST TOP PICK Dundee Precious Metals Inc.
DPM-T
Peter Grandich (A Top Pick Jan 27/06. Up 7.4%.) A holding company of other juniors as well as having their own projects. Would still Buy.
Price: $10.850
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: Yes
2007-01-26 TOP PICK Eveready Inc
EIS-T (Dead)
Patrick Kim Although they are in the energy services field, they can also be described as an industrial company. Have a lot of stable work that is not tied to exploration. Good exposure to the oil sands.
Price: $6.000
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2007-01-26 HOLD Eldorado Gold
ELD-T
Peter Grandich A little overpriced at the moment, but one of the potential candidates to be taken over. In the next year or two.
Price: $6.720
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-26 PAST TOP PICK Enerplus Corp
ERF-T
Patrick Kim (A Top Pick Jan 13/06. Down 12.7%.) This one should always be on the radar for investors looking to consolidate their position in royalty trusts. As fantastic, long-term, stable assets.
Price: $49.640
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: No
2007-01-26 BUY Farallon Resources
FAN-T(dead)
Peter Grandich The worst is behind it. A good speculative play.
Price: $0.530
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-26 BUY on WEAKNESS Formation Capital Corp
FCO-T (Not List
Peter Grandich Good cobalt player with a uranium kicker. Buy on any weakness.
Price: $0.580
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: No
2007-01-26 WEAK BUY Goldcorp Inc
G-T
Peter Grandich Not the favourite that it once was. Prefers Kinross (K-T).
Price: $32.220
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-26 BUY Great Basin Gold
GBG-T (Dead)
Peter Grandich 2 key projects, South Africa and Nevada. It may be in its best interest to focus more on its South Africa project and sell the Nevada holdings. New management with good past experience.
Price: $2.150
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-26 WEAK BUY GLR Resources Inc.
GRS-T
Peter Grandich Fast approaching a feasibility study on its Goldfield property. Looks like it could go into production for a million ounces. May not get the news coverage of other companies as it has been around the block too often.
Price: $0.430
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: Yes
2007-01-26 BUY Jet Metal Corp
JET-X
Peter Grandich Like most uranium stocks last year, they got ahead of themselves. They have outstanding fundamentals and the picture is just starting to play out.
Price: $2.850
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-26 BUY Kinross Gold
K-T
Peter Grandich Expect this will become a fan's favourite. Expect it will become one of the better performing producers in 2007.
Price: $15.350
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-26 TOP PICK K-Bro Linen Inc
KBL-T
Patrick Kim One of the largest laundry providers. Great business model. Very little competition and non-cyclical. Looks like it is ready to renew Calgary contracts.
Price: $12.400
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2007-01-26 SELL Crystallex International
KRY-T (Dead)
Peter Grandich He wouldn't own anything in Venezuela. He feels the long, long overdue permit is part of the government’s strategy to forestall.
Price: $3.540
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: No
2007-01-26 BUY Lattice Biologics Ltd
LBL-X
Peter Grandich A very well run company with a really interesting variety of nickel exposure in Norway and 1st rate exploration projects.
Price: $0.870
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: Yes
2007-01-26 PAST TOP PICK Livingston Int'l Income Fund
LIV.UN-T
Patrick Kim (A Top Pick Jan 13/06. Down 7.1%.) His favourite name in the industrial trusts. Have a fantastic market position.
Price: $22.500
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2007-01-26 BUY Newalta Corp
NAL-T
Patrick Kim Became significantly undervalued, compared to its peers. A lot of industrial applications outside of Alberta and British Columbia. Last quarter earnings were a little disappointing, but given their defensive position they should have been rewarded, not penalized.
Price: $24.690
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-26 TOP PICK Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd
NDM-T
Peter Grandich Gold, molybdenum and copper. Rio Tinto (RTP-N) has upped its ownership in the company to 20%. The play to own. 50 million ounces of gold plus 25 billion pounds of copper. New drill results show this may be twice as big. Wouldn’t be surprised to see a bid for a takeover in the 1st quarter.
Price: $9.510
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: Yes
2007-01-26 BUY North West Company
NWC-T
Patrick Kim An excellent buy. One of the major grocers and general merchandise retailers up in northern Canada and Alaska. Fantastic organic growth. Limited competition.
Price: $15.960
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2007-01-26 TOP PICK Oromin Explorations Ltd
OLE-T (Dead)
Peter Grandich Senegal project is probably one of the 3 best exploration projects in the world. You can own and sleep well at night.
Price: $2.090
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: No
2007-01-26 BUY Pollard Banknote Ltd
PBL-T
Patrick Kim Involved in the printing of lottery tickets. One of 3 significant players globally. Not particularly expensive and supply good yield for a portfolio. Non-cyclical. Could become privatized.
Price: $9.900
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-26 DON'T BUY Pacific North West Cap Corp
PFN-T (Dead)
Peter Grandich Focused on platinum and palladium in the Sudbury area. These 2 metals are the safest metals you can play. They may not go up a lot, but chances are they are not going to decline a lot. Has a couple of majors as partners. Very undervalued, but because it has been around for a long time, it can’t get the market interested in it.
Price: $0.350
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-26 BUY Petrowest Corp
PRW-T
Patrick Kim Energy services, but not so much in the exploration side. More stable than the drilling sector. Likes the name. Good value.
Price: $7.990
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: No
2007-01-26 DON'T BUY Penn West Petroleum
PWT-T
Patrick Kim The stock is in a bit of a difficult phase right now. Better value elsewhere at this time.
Price: $35.000
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: No
2007-01-26 HOLD Radius Gold
RDU-X
Peter Grandich Had a lot of high expectations a couple of years ago. Didn't deliver up to what the market wanted. Very good management. Prefers others.
Price: $0.550
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: No
2007-01-26 PAST TOP PICK Sprott Resource Lending.
SIL-T (Dead)
Peter Grandich (A Top Pick Jan 27/06. Up 26.2%.) Bridge financiers. Earnings continue to grow. Prudent lenders. Would still buy.
Price: $3.280
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: Yes
2007-01-26 SELL Serengeti Resources
SIR-X
Peter Grandich Good quality management. Had a big spike and you will need more drill holes fairly soon to justify that this wasn’t a one-hole wonder. If you own, consider taking some profit. If you don’t own, wait for a pullback.
Price: $1.500
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-26 PAST TOP PICK Smart REIT
SRU.UN-T
Patrick Kim (A Top Pick Jan 13/06. Up 18.9%.) A good place to be.
Price: $29.700
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-26 BUY Strathmore Minerals Corp.
STM-T (Dead)
Peter Grandich Well managed. Had the foresight to see the uranium bubble, so got a lot of projects. Has been some takeover talk that may be the reason for the rise in the price.
Price: $3.820
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-26 DON'T BUY Southwestern Resources
SWG-T
Peter Grandich Has gone sideways to down for quite a while. Wouldn't be his first choice and wouldn't be interested until it went below $7.
Price: $7.780
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: No
2007-01-26 BUY Trilogy Energy Corp
TET-T
Patrick Kim Thinks this one will survive in the long term. A pure natural gas play. Have cut their distributions to a much more sustainable level. If you believe in gas, this is a good buy.
Price: $10.730
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-26 COMMENT Taseko Mines Ltd.
TKO-T
Peter Grandich Very special Copper Company. Making a bid to take out bcMetals (C-X). Should also have their financing completed soon for their Prosperity mine. This has probably seen its worse. We'll be one of the first ones of the box when he becomes bullish on copper again.
Price: $3.020
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: No
2007-01-26 BUY Telson Resources Inc
TSN-X
Peter Grandich Has been active in Mexico. Had weather problems and trouble getting equipment and drillers, but seems to have fixed those problems. Well run with a multi-million ounce deposit.
Price: $0.510
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: Yes
2007-01-26 DON'T BUY Tyler Resources Inc
TYS-X
Peter Grandich A copper play, and he is not a fan of copper at this time. Had a lot of high expectations that didn't pan out.
Price: $0.440
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: No
2007-01-26 PAST TOP PICK Uranium Participation Corp.
U-T
Peter Grandich (A Top Pick Jan 27/06. Up 79.8%.) Trades at a premium to nest asset value of what it holds. Would no longer Buy as he doesn’t feel that you get the leverage any more.
Price: $12.890
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-26 BUY Waste Connections
WCN-T
Patrick Kim 6th largest solid waste management company in North America. Have recovered quite nicely. Coming off very strong Q3 results. Expect they can grow quite nicely organically. Will benefit from a strengthening US$.
Price: $28.000
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-26 HOLD Wolfden Resources Inc
WLF-T
Peter Grandich . Interesting at this point. A premier exploration company. Has some very advanced stage exploration projects. Strictly in North American. Would like to see it pull back $.50-$.60.
Price: $2.920
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - MINING & PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD & URANIUM
Owned: No
2007-01-26 DON'T BUY WSP Global Inc.
WSP-T
Patrick Kim Quebec-based construction/engineering professional services firm. Loves the infrastructure space. Governments have so much money that the outlook for infrastructure is fantastic. Sold his holdings because it went up 30% in the last month and the valuation is looking a little full.
Price: $15.300
Subject: INCOME TRUSTS
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: No
2007-01-25 PAST TOP PICK Aastra Technologies
AAH-T (Dead)
Robert McWhirter (A Top Pick Jan 12/06. Down 9%.) Model continues to rank it quite highly. It should hang in quite well.
Price: $35.420
Subject: TECHNOLOGY
Bias: BULL on TECHNOLOGY
Owned: Yes
2007-01-25 COMMENT Absolute Software Corp.
ABT-T
Robert McWhirter Ranks 380 in the model, which is just below half. Possibility of a potential substantial OEN contract in addition to what they presently have. Estimates show an $.18 loss in earnings for June/07, which will improve to a $.04 loss for June/08. Could move up if they get their new contract.
Price: $8.490
Subject: TECHNOLOGY
Bias: BULL on TECHNOLOGY
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-25 COMMENT Bombardier Inc (B)
BBD.B-T
Robert McWhirter Outlook is pretty good for aerospace sector. Have higher fuel efficiency for their planes. Expected to make a decision on their C5 plane towards the end of January. Ranks 160 in the database. On his watch list for possible purchase in the next few months.
Price: $4.050
Subject: TECHNOLOGY
Bias: BULL on TECHNOLOGY
Owned: No
2007-01-25 TOP PICK Bronco Energy
BCF-T (Dead)
John O'Connell, CFA Have a significant opportunity in the Fort McMurray area in the oil sands. First 6 drillings were successful. Should exit the year at about 7500 barrels of oil per day. High risk/high reward.
Price: $6.800
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2007-01-25 BUY Bank of Nova Scotia
BNS-T
John O'Connell, CFA A very well run bank. Good dividend yield and good earnings growth. Good international diversification. Has had a bit of a run recently but would still buy for a long-term view.
Price: $51.200
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2007-01-25 TOP PICK CAE Inc
CAE-T
Robert McWhirter (A Top Pick Jan 12/06. Up 25%.) 25 simulators were expected for this year and they are already at 29 and could come in at 35.
Price: $11.360
Subject: TECHNOLOGY
Bias: BULL on TECHNOLOGY
Owned: Yes
2007-01-25 DON'T BUY Caterpillar
CAT-N
John O'Connell, CFA High input costs because of steel, etc. Good company, but it has been struggling.
Price: $59.630
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-25 HOLD Catamaran Corp
CCT-T (Dead)
Robert McWhirter 87 ranking in the model, which is quite high. Likes their recurring revenue. Bidding on a large number of medical contracts. Strong Hold.
Price: $24.370
Subject: TECHNOLOGY
Bias: BULL on TECHNOLOGY
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-25 DON'T BUY CI Financial Income Fund
CIX.UN-T
John O'Connell, CFA Doesn't like trusts in general with this 4-year ticking clock that they have to deal with. The fund business in general has been a great growth story. Assets may continue to grow and his company may continue to grow its business but feels there will be margin pressure.
Price: $26.100
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-25 DON'T BUY Connacher Oil and Gas
CLC-T
John O'Connell, CFA Predominantly in the Fort McMurray area. Will struggle in this environment. Given that some of the big majors have come off so sharply, they look more compelling.
Price: $3.300
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: No
2007-01-25 SELL Canetic Resources Trust
CNE.UN-T
John O'Connell, CFA Oil/gas trust with about a 15% yield. Market is betting that the distributions are not going to be sustainable.
Price: $15.230
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: No
2007-01-25 BUY Canadian National R.R.
CNR-T
John O'Connell, CFA Incredibly efficient. Has ports in the East and West tied up well. If the economy slows down, railroads slow down as well. Cash flow yield of about 10%.
Price: $52.700
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
2007-01-25 DON'T BUY Cryptologic
CRYP-Q (Dead)
Robert McWhirter Set up a joint venture to move into China. Ranks well at 103 in the model. Earnings are expected to decline from $2.25 to $.77 which gives it a high 38 PE. Continuing concerns on the US government's squeeze on operators.
Price: $29.700
Subject: TECHNOLOGY
Bias: BULL on TECHNOLOGY
Owned: Yes
2007-01-25 BUY CSI Wireless
CSY-T
Robert McWhirter Borderline top third of his database at 260. Reorganizing and changing its name to Hemisphere GPS Inc. Expected to earn $.11 in 2006 giving a 22 P/E. Should do well in the GPS area, especially in the agricultural area.
Price: $2.350
Subject: TECHNOLOGY
Bias: BULL on TECHNOLOGY
Owned: Yes
2007-01-25 DON'T BUY Duvernay Oil Corp
DDV-T
John O'Connell, CFA A lot of the smaller names have been looking to become income trusts. With the volatility in energy prices, he would stick with the large cap oil/gas companies.
Price: $31.650
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: No
2007-01-25 COMMENT Descartes
DSG-T
Robert McWhirter Ranks 260, about half way in his database. Earnings are expected to grow from $.22 to $.28 giving it about a 16 P/E. reasonably priced. Likes their recurring revenue. On his watch list for a potential by over the next 3 months.
Price: $4.500
Subject: TECHNOLOGY
Bias: BULL on TECHNOLOGY
Owned: No
2007-01-25 DON'T BUY EMC Corp
EMC-N (Dead)
John O'Connell, CFA Technology sector has had big bounce and he doesn't own any right now. Hedge funds have become involved. This one is a dominant player in the storage business. Trades at around 22 X earnings. Very competitive marketplace.
Price: $9.800
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: No
2007-01-25 COMMENT Ford Motor
F-N
John O'Connell, CFA If you are shorting this, keep pretty tight stops on it. People don't have a lot of hope for this company to be turned around. Have a lot of cash as well as a lot of debt. Be careful.
Price: $8.220
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
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