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Recent Opinions

Date Signal Company Expert Opinion Price
2003-08-15 BUY Imperial Oil
IMO-T
Andrew McCreath Steady dividend growth.A stellar blue-chip investment.
Price: $49.800
Subject: CANADIAN GROWTH
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-08-15 BUY Imperial Oil
IMO-T
Michael Smedley Has a rising dividend.At bit range bound.
Price: $49.800
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-15 TOP PICK MegaBrands
MB-T (Dead)
Andrew McCreath Clean balance sheet.No debt.Entering new markets.About 40 new products coming out.Can foresee 15/20% revenue growth.Also 30% earnings growth.
Price: $22.250
Subject: CANADIAN GROWTH
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-08-15 TOP PICK Niko Resources
NKO-T
Andrew McCreath (Top pick May 29/03.Down about 4%.)4th quarter results were bang on.Production is growing as expected.Awaiting a joint venture with Bangladesh government.Fiscal years ending in 2005/2006 should see a quadrupling in earnings and cash flow.
Price: $25.490
Subject: CANADIAN GROWTH
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-08-15 DON'T BUY Placer Dome
PDG-T
Michael Smedley Have some good assets.There are some negative feelings about the company and its management.Because of its large size, it finds it very difficult to grow.
Price: $18.340
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Yes
2003-08-15 WEAK BUY Peyto Exploration & Develop.
PEY-T
Andrew McCreath Prefers Bonavista because of the management, balance sheet and the valuation. However, its a darn good story, highly leveraged to gas.
Price: $18.900
Subject: CANADIAN GROWTH
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-08-15 BUY PetroKazakhstan Inc
PKZ-T
Andrew McCreath Dirt-cheap.Thinks there's a little hair in the story.It announced buybacks, and there are takeover rumors.This is why the stock has been moving up.Partners see good, solid above average earnings and cash flow growth.
Price: $22.920
Subject: CANADIAN GROWTH
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-08-15 BUY QLT Inc
QLT-T
Andrew McCreath Believes there are several catalysts in the next few months that potentially could make the shares move to a price level that would be higher than merited by their existing business.
Price: $19.820
Subject: CANADIAN GROWTH
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-08-15 DON'T BUY Rockwater Capital Bought by CI Finacial (CIX-UN-T)
RCC-T
Andrew McCreath Thinks they are going to have some challenges because of consolidations in larger firms.Small brokerages, joining them have very small books.Not cheap.
Price: $0.830
Subject: CANADIAN GROWTH
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-15 BUY Rockwater Capital Bought by CI Finacial (CIX-UN-T)
RCC-T
Michael Smedley Outlook for the long term is good.Some good veterans of the business are running this.
Price: $0.830
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-15 WEAK BUY Sobeys
SBY-T
Andrew McCreath Expects management will continue to deliver.A decent investment.
Price: $36.350
Subject: CANADIAN GROWTH
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-08-15 DON'T BUY 724 Solutions
SVN-T
Andrew McCreath This stock should be classified as a venture capitalist investment at this point.Incredibly speculative.Its burning cash.
Price: $3.680
Subject: CANADIAN GROWTH
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-08-15 HOLD Terasen
TER-T
Michael Smedley Good dividends.Maybe a little richly priced right now.
Price: $43.950
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Yes
2003-08-15 DON'T BUY Valeant Pharmaceuticals
VRX-T
Michael Smedley A volatile stock.Chances are greater that it will drop rather than move up.
Price: $57.580
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Yes
2003-08-15 WEAK BUY Viterra Inc
VT-T (Dead)
Michael Smedley A highly speculative penny stock situation.Depends on weather conditions.Would prefer Agricor, which is in the same area.
Price: $0.285
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: No
2003-08-15 WEAK BUY Wi-Lan Inc.
WIN-T
Lou Schizas The company thinks they can maintain their margins of 50%.But they are showing slower sales.Top line revenue has dropped in half.Have only $4.4 million in cash.Has taken a technical ride to the upside, but still a risk.
Price: $2.920
Subject: NOT APPLICABLE
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-15 DON'T BUY Westjet Airlines
WJA-T
Andrew McCreath A good company, but the valuation is a little challenging.It also depends on what the government is going to do with Air Canada.
Price: $21.600
Subject: CANADIAN GROWTH
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-15 TOP PICK TSX Group
X-T
Michael Smedley A one-of-a-kind situation.Rich cash flows.2-«% dividend.At good prices.
Price: $29.410
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Yes
2003-08-14 WEAK BUY Agnico-Eagle Mines
AEM-T
John Embry Has mixed emotions on it.Likes management.Not a big fan of their main mine.It has given them continual problems.In a better gold price environment, the stock should do fine.They have a big retail following in the United States.
Price: $18.630
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-14 HOLD Aurizon Mines
ARZ-T (Dead)
John Embry Their main asset has been a failed mine in the past.Its an interesting ore body, but a difficult mine.
Price: $2.130
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-14 BUY AuRico Gold Inc
AUQ-T
John Embry Their properties in Mexico contained very large resources.The stock has run up a lot, so be careful buying it here.Has a more upside in this cycle.
Price: $5.000
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-14 BUY Axmin Inc
AXM-X
John Embry Thought the results on the Greenstone property in Central Africa was very promising.Good management.A very good-quality junior.
Price: $0.300
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-14 TOP PICK Bolivar Gold Corp
BGC-T
John Embry Have just had a major financing.They have some good properties in Venezuela.A major company is taking an interest in a partnership in their holdings.
Price: $1.450
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Yes
2003-08-14 TOP PICK Birim Goldfields Inc
BGI-T
John Embry A very small company, so be careful buying it.A very significant ownership by management.Have a lot of cash and an unexplored Greenstone Belt in Ghana.A terrific speculation.
Price: $0.540
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Yes
2003-08-14 PAST TOP PICK Bema Gold
BGO-T
John Embry (Was a top pick July 16/03.Up 44%.)Very impressed with a Russian property.They're talking a lot of high-grade gold.Russia could be an issue.Getting a little high, so took some profit.
Price: $2.960
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Yes
2003-08-14 BUY Coeur D'alene Mines
CDE-N
John Embry A good silver exposure.
Price: $2.440
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-14 BUY Cumberland resources Inc
CLG-T
John Embry Have had really great drilling results in the last couple of years.Very bullish.
Price: $3.520
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-14 STRONG BUY Comaplex Minerals
CMF-T (Dead)
John Embry Have had spectacular results.Good properties.Strong management.
Price: $3.500
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-14 HOLD Claude Resources
CRJ-T
John Embry Good company.Solid management.The stock has been a bit of a laggard.
Price: $1.550
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-14 BUY on WEAKNESS Dynatec Corp.
DY-T
John Embry In a very good situation.Have 25% of a promising play in Sudbury.They are also doing contract mining.A Strong buy under $.75.
Price: $0.820
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-14 BUY Hecla Mining Co
HL-N
John Embry A good company.
Price: $6.230
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-14 WEAK BUY Kinross Gold
K-T
John Embry They don't have long reserve lives.Good production of a lot of ounces.Well-known.Unhedged.Will move well, in the event of a gold increase.
Price: $9.460
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-14 DON'T BUY Crystallex International
KRY-T (Dead)
John Embry A tricky stock to evaluate.Overpriced.They may be too small to handle the Venezuela property.
Price: $3.600
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-14 DON'T BUY Miramar
MAE-T
John Embry Has a major set of ore bodies in the north.The stock is probably overpriced.
Price: $2.220
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-14 BUY Meridian Gold
MNG-T
John Embry Expects their property in Argentina will come into production.Been delayed because of a permitting issue.Great management and great company.A conservative play.
Price: $18.240
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-14 DON'T BUY Nevsun Resources
NSU-T
John Embry On a relative price basis its somewhat less attractive than others.Have been selling some of their holdings.There is a premium in the stock based on their Eritrea holdings.
Price: $4.300
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-14 PAST TOP PICK Orvana Minerals
ORV-T
John Embry (Was a top pick July 16/03.Up 12%.)In a great situation.In production and some corporate initiatives on the go.Easily worth the current price.
Price: $1.380
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Yes
2003-08-14 BUY QGX Ltd.
QGX-T
John Embry Their drilling in Mongolia is going well.A very good exploration play.Its resting for the moment, but could do very well.Good price.
Price: $1.240
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-14 PAST TOP PICK Queenstake Resources (merged to Yukon-Nevada Gold)
QRL-T
John Embry (Was a top pick July 16/03.Up 58%.They feel there is a lot more ore then what was originally reported.May be pretty well valued now.
Price: $0.520
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Yes
2003-08-14 WEAK BUY Rally Energy Corp
RAL-T
Lou Schizas Risks include drilling in Egypt and drilling for gas in PEI.Technically hit a double top in January February.A little concerned.Maybe getting support at the $.65 level.Speculative.
Price: $0.670
Subject: NOT APPLICABLE
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-14 TOP PICK Southwestern Resources
SWG-T
John Embry Are respected analyst went to China looked at the property, took some samples and gave strong approval.There's a lot of gold there.A great speculation that this price.
Price: $11.380
Subject: PRECIOUS METALS
Bias: BULL on GOLD
Owned: Yes
2003-08-13 DON'T BUY A Comment -- General Comments From an Expert
A Commentary
Lou Schizas Have a lot of property along the route of the Mackenzie delta pipeline.However, this could take a long time.If you're buying, do it based on their core business.
Price: $2.360
Subject: NOT APPLICABLE
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-13 BUY on WEAKNESS A Comment -- General Comments From an Expert
A Commentary
Glenn Paradis, BA, CFA A well-run company.Getting near its high-end.Buy in the low $20's.Good growth prospects going forward.
Price: $27.510
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-08-13 TOP PICK A Comment -- General Comments From an Expert
A Commentary
Peter Brieger They have some major refinancing over the next several years.Expecting $4 to $4.60 next year in cash flow.That would mean an $18 stock.
Price: $13.170
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-08-13 PAST TOP PICK Altagas Ltd
ALA-T
Glenn Paradis, BA, CFA (Was the top pick on May 20/03.Up 19.4%.)Still likes.
Price: $12.240
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-08-13 DON'T BUY ATI Technologies
ATY-T (Dead)
Glenn Paradis, BA, CFA Doesn't see any significant upside.Its getting near the higher end of its valuation range.There is momentum behind it and some people are comfortable playing the momentum risk game.
Price: $16.920
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-08-13 DON'T BUY Bombardier Inc (B)
BBD.B-T
Peter Brieger Long-term should be a good company.Short term may not do too much.
Price: $4.950
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: No
2003-08-13 DON'T BUY BCE Inc.
BCE-T
Glenn Paradis, BA, CFA And be a buyer at these levels.Won't have the same growth as Telus.
Price: $30.700
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-08-13 BUY on WEAKNESS BCE Inc.
BCE-T
Peter Brieger Would buy at $28 or $29.4% yield.Prefers over Telus.Growth will be in wireless.Buy for the long-term.
Price: $30.700
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: No
2003-08-13 BUY Coeur D'alene Mines
CDE-N
Peter Brieger Largest mine in North America.Paying down debt.Low-cost operation because its in Chile.Could be an acquisition target for someone.
Price: $21.540
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-08-13 WEAK BUY Costco Wholesale
COST-Q
Glenn Paradis, BA, CFA A good quality well-run company.Has some pretty good growth ahead of it.Thinks there is still risk at the retail level.Looks interesting.
Price: $30.300
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-13 TOP PICK Cinram
CRW.UN-T (Dead)
Glenn Paradis, BA, CFA The acquisition of AOL and Time Warner is going to be huge for driving cash flow.The stock has had a very good run.Buy own any weakness.
Price: $26.000
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-08-13 TOP PICK CryoCath Technologies
CYT-T
Glenn Paradis, BA, CFA Focused on cardiovascular and intro fibrillation market.Should see sales ramp up this year.A very rapidly growing space.There is a potential for a take out.
Price: $6.390
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-08-13 BUY Dofasco
DFS-T
Glenn Paradis, BA, CFA Well-run and a good balance sheet.A good stock to own for a cyclical play.There could be a lot of leverage on the upside.Could be a little cheaper.
Price: $29.810
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-08-13 WEAK BUY Dorel Industries (A)
DII.A-T
Glenn Paradis, BA, CFA Reasonably valued.Had a kind of disappointing quarter.Looking at trading at about 9 1/2 times earnings next year.Continuing retail spending should help.
Price: $36.280
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-08-13 TOP PICK iShares Japan ETF
EWJ-N
Peter Brieger Japan is turning around.
Price: $7.710
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-08-13 BUY GEAC Computer
GAC-T
Peter Brieger New management.They intend to digestive their acquistions and aggressively bring out new products.Putting a hold on new acquisitions.
Price: $4.550
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-08-13 TOP PICK Harrahs Entertainment
HET-N
Glenn Paradis, BA, CFA Has had little bit of a pullback.Very good earnings.2.9% dividend yield.Price to cash flow is attractive.Could see the stock trading in the mid fifties or so.The problems with state legislation are pretty well past now.Great management.
Price: $41.900
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-08-13 BUY IGM Financial Inc.
IGM-T
Peter Brieger A first rate company.A great leverage play on a market recovery over the next two to three years.3% yield.
Price: $27.870
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
2003-08-13 DON'T BUY I Max
IMX-T
Glenn Paradis, BA, CFA A pretty interesting concept stock.Starting to see some financial results coming through.Has some interesting growth profile to it.Probably fully valued right now.
Price: $10.060
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
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