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Date Signal Company Expert Opinion Price
2003-12-29 BUY Wendy's
WEN-Q
John Sinkins, CFA Mad cow is an issue but this did not affect the stock much. Good price.
Price: $38.550
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-24 VAGUE BlackBerry
BB-T
Brian Acker, CA Doubled earning, can do that once in a while, the analysts were sleeping.
Price: $88.800
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-24 DON'T BUY BCE Inc.
BCE-T
Brian Acker, CA They didnt raise the dividend because they dont have any money. They're paying the dividend out of nothing. Model price is 27.61. Fully valued.
Price: $28.410
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-24 BUY Canadian Tire Corporation Ltd
CTC-T
Brian Acker, CA Recommend as part of your portfolio. Around this price suggest buying
Price: $39.450
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-12-24 TOP PICK GEAC Computer
GAC-T
Brian Acker, CA Slowly emerging. Model is $13.50. Very cheap.
Price: $6.420
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-12-24 WAIT Kasten Chase Applied Research
KCA-T
Brian Acker, CA No analysts are following this company. Earings are critical.
Price: $0.600
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-12-24 WEAK BUY Kingsway Financial Services
KFS-T
Brian Acker, CA Model price of $28. Very high risk stock. Has a boom/ bust cycle.
Price: $14.300
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-24 DON'T BUY Nortel
NT-T (Dead)
Brian Acker, CA Dead money. Model price of $4.69
Price: $5.500
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-24 TOP PICK Royal Group Tech.
RYG-T (Dead)
Brian Acker, CA Has 100% upside. Model price is $25.00. Cash machine, Very cheap.
Price: $11.600
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-12-24 BUY Sears Canada
SCC-T
Brian Acker, CA Would buy at $14.75. Model price of $23.75. Keep eye on it. Used to own, but it achieved its model price.
Price: $15.730
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-12-24 VAGUE Shaw Communication (B)
SJR.B-T
Brian Acker, CA Model price is around $8. They dont have any earings.
Price: $19.970
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-24 DON'T BUY A T & T US
T-N
Brian Acker, CA Trying to convert from land line business to wireless. Has a model price of around $20.
Price: $19.690
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-12-24 DON'T BUY Thomson Reuters Corp
TRI-T
Brian Acker, CA Model price is $32, dead money. Wouldnt touch it, above model price.
Price: $45.900
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-12-24 DON'T BUY Transat A.T. Inc (A)
TRZ.A-T
Brian Acker, CA Toped out in evaluation, not a good entry point. Had a good year.
Price: $11.000
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-24 VAGUE Wi-Lan Inc.
WIN-T
Brian Acker, CA Model price is $4.54(not high confidence in model price).
Price: $3.760
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-23 DON'T BUY A Comment -- General Comments From an Expert
A Commentary
John Stephenson A good company. Has done a lot in pulling its act together. Fully valued.
Price: $2.750
Subject: ENERGY & UTILITIES
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-23 TOP PICK Albertsons Inc
ABS-N (Dead)
Peter Arender, CFA earnings have had a dip over the past year. Has given a P/E of around 12. Very cheap
Price: $22.500
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-23 HOLD AES
AES-N
Peter Arender, CFA Somewhat risky, levered balance sheet. Could see good upside.
Price: $8.940
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-12-23 WEAK BUY Angiotech Pharmaceuticals
ANP-T (Dead)
Peter Arender, CFA Has a volatiltiy of earnings, trading higher than it should.
Price: $59.580
Subject: DERIVATIVES & OPTIONS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-12-23 PAST TOP PICK Apache Corp
APA-N
John Stephenson (A past top pick Oct 16/03. Up 14%.) Commodity prices are fairly high, so don't expect much of an upside from this point. Would consider taking some money off the table. Fairly fully valued.
Price: $79.980
Subject: ENERGY & UTILITIES
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-12-23 DON'T BUY ATI Technologies
ATY-T (Dead)
Peter Arender, CFA Trading at fair value. Quite cyclical, near the top of the cycle. fully priced
Price: $19.450
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-12-23 SELL BlackBerry
BB-T
Peter Arender, CFA Unpredictable earning stream
Price: $91.980
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-12-23 BUY Bombardier Inc (B)
BBD.B-T
Peter Arender, CFA Have improved their balance sheet
Price: $5.270
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-12-23 DON'T BUY Ballard Power Systems
BLD-T
John Stephenson A pure play in the fuel cell area. Strictly a news driven story. Not a fan.
Price: $15.160
Subject: ENERGY & UTILITIES
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-12-23 WEAK BUY CAE Inc
CAE-T
Peter Arender, CFA Trading at 30/35% then whats its worth, doesnt expect they will grow these earnings. Not the most stable stock in terms of day to day volatility.
Price: $5.770
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-12-23 VAGUE Canoro Resources Ltd
CNS.H-X (Dead)
Lou Schizas India has only 44% of domestic energy to meet their needs. They want to develop domestic sources. Have about 2000 kmĀ² under license. Low liquidity on trading.
Price: $0.950
Subject: NOT APPLICABLE
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-23 TOP PICK Dominion Resources Inc
D-N
John Stephenson (A past top pick Oct 16/03. Up 1.5%.) Has a good diversity of income streams.
Price: $63.750
Subject: ENERGY & UTILITIES
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-12-23 TOP PICK Dominion Resources Inc
D-N
John Stephenson Fundamentally, a utility. Limited down side, but potential for upside because of its reserves. Expects a dividend increase.
Price: $63.750
Subject: ENERGY & UTILITIES
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-12-23 HOLD Dynegy
DYN-N (Dead)
John Stephenson A turnaround story. Heavy debt load.
Price: $4.200
Subject: ENERGY & UTILITIES
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-23 DON'T BUY Encana Corp
ECA-T
John Stephenson Fully valued. Trading at 6X which is the high end of the range.
Price: $50.550
Subject: ENERGY & UTILITIES
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-12-23 BUY Enbridge
ENB-T
John Stephenson An excellent company. This is really a regulated play. Downside is fairly muted. Could have 5/10% upside. Fairly safe place to be.
Price: $53.150
Subject: ENERGY & UTILITIES
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-23 HOLD El Paso Corp
EP-N (Dead)
John Stephenson A turnaround story. Heavy debt load.
Price: $7.830
Subject: ENERGY & UTILITIES
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-23 TOP PICK Fannie Mae
FNMA-Q2
Peter Arender, CFA Turns out great earnings, ROE is fantanstic, very leveraged. Cheap on earnings basis, cheap on price too book, very attractive evaluation.
Price: $72.980
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-23 TOP PICK Fannie Mae
FNMA-Q2
Peter Arender, CFA Turns out great earnings, ROE is fantanstic, very leveraged. Cheap on earnings basis, cheap on price too book, very attractive evaluation.
Price: $72.980
Subject: DERIVATIVES & OPTIONS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-23 DON'T BUY Husky Energy
HSE-T
John Stephenson Expects it to be flat for the foreseeable future. Fully valued.
Price: $23.100
Subject: ENERGY & UTILITIES
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-23 TOP PICK Aquila
ILA-N
John Stephenson A speculative play. Extremely focused on repaying their debt. Cheap. Could be a takeover target.
Price: $3.530
Subject: ENERGY & UTILITIES
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-12-23 DON'T BUY Imperial Oil
IMO-T
John Stephenson An excellent company. Expensive relative to its peers. Would prefer its parent, Exxon.
Price: $57.390
Subject: ENERGY & UTILITIES
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-12-23 HOLD Johnson & Johnson
JNJ-N
Peter Arender, CFA They've been groeing their market share by 20% throughout the last 4 years. Trading at evaluation standards that are fantastic, looks attractive for long-term hold, Drug companies are undervalued., could see some good gains.
Price: $50.550
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-12-23 TOP PICK Merck & Company
MRK-N
Peter Arender, CFA trading at significantly less than fair value. Bad news on drug development. Dividends at 3.3%
Price: $44.770
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-12-23 BUY PetroKazakhstan Inc
PKZ-T
Peter Arender, CFA Really cheap evaluation, The P/E is 5/6. Volatile stock. Pumping out cash.
Price: $28.110
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-12-23 VAGUE Southern Company
SO-N
John Stephenson A regulated utility, so the upside is capped. Trading at a premium to its group. Good dividend.
Price: $30.200
Subject: ENERGY & UTILITIES
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-23 BUY Suncor Energy Inc
SU-T
John Stephenson Has an 80 year reserve life. Has had a nice run, but can see it going higher from here. Good cost efficiency.
Price: $31.910
Subject: ENERGY & UTILITIES
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-12-23 DON'T BUY Transalta Corp
TA-T
John Stephenson Partially regulated, which gives it opportunities for upside. Their biggest handicapped is the high price of gas and the moderate power prices. This squeezes their margins. Fully valued.
Price: $18.700
Subject: ENERGY & UTILITIES
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-23 BUY Teco Energy
TE-N
John Stephenson A very interesting play. Very favorable transmission characteristics allowing them to operate with limited competition. Mired in debt when Panda went bankrupt. Probably will make money on this investment.
Price: $14.190
Subject: ENERGY & UTILITIES
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-23 DON'T BUY Talisman Energy
TLM-T
John Stephenson Very fully valued. Expects commodity prices will be lower in the future.
Price: $72.000
Subject: ENERGY & UTILITIES
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-23 DON'T BUY Trans Canada Corp
TRP-T
John Stephenson There is competition in pipelines. Moving into the power field, but with high gas prices and low power costs, margins are being squeezed.
Price: $28.100
Subject: ENERGY & UTILITIES
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-12-23 DON'T BUY Vivendi Universal (US)
V-Nx
Peter Arender, CFA Current evaluation in excess of what its worth.
Price: $23.680
Subject: NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-12-23 BUY Valeant Pharmaceuticals
VRX-T
Peter Arender, CFA Offers upside potential, risky factors associated with it. Down because of tax loss selling.
Price: $26.090
Subject: DERIVATIVES & OPTIONS
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-12-23 PAST TOP PICK Exxon Mobil
XOM-N
John Stephenson (A past top pick Oct 16/03. Up 1.5%.) $50 billion of cash. Potential of a special dividend. Has a diversified income stream with experience management.
Price: $39.750
Subject: ENERGY & UTILITIES
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-12-22 BUY on WEAKNESS A Comment -- General Comments From an Expert
A Commentary
Peter Brieger The short-term charts on metal prices and metal stocks are all ahead of themselves. A good hold for the long-term. Would look for a pullback to $19 before buying more.
Price: $20.100
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-12-22 TOP PICK A Comment -- General Comments From an Expert
A Commentary
Mike Weir A global leader in their sector. Good margins. Good acquisitions. Continuing to grow. Looking for above $2 in earnings.
Price: $34.500
Subject: CANADIAN
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Yes
2003-12-22 DON'T BUY Added Capital
AAD-X
Lou Schizas Has been some improvement in the fundamentals. 2nd quarter revenues were 3.9 million which is a 247% increase of revenue over the previous quarter. Continuing to lose money. A huge risk.
Price: $0.035
Subject: NOT APPLICABLE
Bias: UNKNOWN
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-22 BUY Aur Resources
AUR-T (Dead)
Mike Weir Commodities in general should be fairly strong. The easy money has probably been made. There could be another 15/20% upside.
Price: $6.600
Subject: CANADIAN
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-22 HOLD Brascan Corporation
BAM.LV.A-T
Peter Brieger Would consider buying at $37.
Price: $39.950
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-12-22 HOLD BCE Inc.
BCE-T
Peter Brieger Will be going into voice over Internet, but will take time. Gives a decent yield and has a good P/E compared to its peers.
Price: $28.540
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-12-22 HOLD Bank of Montreal
BMO-T
Mike Weir Doubt if they led by a takeover in 2004. Would prefer other banks.
Price: $53.060
Subject: CANADIAN
Bias: OPTIMISTIC
Owned: No
2003-12-22 TOP PICK Canfor Corp
CFP-T
Peter Brieger A great long-term way to play the lumber industry. Trades at 6X earnings. Fast becoming debt free.
Price: $10.950
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Yes
2003-12-22 HOLD Canadian National R.R.
CNR-T
Peter Brieger Price earnings ratio is 13X next year's earnings which is higher than its peers. Take part of the profit and spread it among its peers.
Price: $82.000
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: Unknown
2003-12-22 BUY Cognos
CSN-T
Peter Brieger Is doing very well but has recently dropped. Prefers Geac, but there's nothing wrong with this stock.
Price: $40.100
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
2003-12-22 BUY on WEAKNESS Encana Corp
ECA-T
Peter Brieger A price to cash flow is about 8X which is expensive. A blue-chip company with superb management. Should be a part of everybody's portfolio.
Price: $50.790
Subject: CANADIAN LARGE
Bias: CAUTIOUS
Owned: No
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