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Recent Top Picks

Date Signal Company Expert Opinion Price
2004-12-03 TOP PICK Anthem-Inc
ANTM-N
Francis Gannon Likes high growth companies that are still relatively cheap. Deal closed on the merger with Anthem. Trading around 13 X '05 numbers. Had a big spike, but there is more to go. Price:
$106.470
Subject:
NOT APPLICABLE
Bias:
OPTIMISTIC
Owned:
Yes
2004-12-03 TOP PICK Bombardier-Inc--B-
BBD.B-T
David Chapman A speculative pick. Has absorbed a lot of bad news lately and may have formed a base. Downside should be limited. (It also could end up taking years to form a base.) An accumulation play. Start accumulating. Price:
$2.870
Subject:
TECHNICAL INVESTING
Bias:
CAUTIOUS
Owned:
Yes
2004-12-03 TOP PICK China-Mobile-Hong-Kong
CHL-N
Mark Headley Looks for companies that are ahead of the curve and driving the change in China. The dominant provider of mobile phones. Has struggled with a lot of competition, but it will survive. Price:
$17.260
Subject:
NOT APPLICABLE
Bias:
OPTIMISTIC
Owned:
Yes
2004-12-03 TOP PICK Diagnocure-Inc.
CUR-T
Jean-Francois Tardif Has a test on the market for bladder testing for cancer. Now working with a US company, Gen-Probe, to develop a prostrate diagnostic test for the US and world markets. Tests are 90% accurate compared to the PSA tests which are only right once out of four times. Have also just announced testing for lung cancer with high accuracy figures. Price:
$5.860
Subject:
ALTERNATIVE STRATEGIES
Bias:
UNKNOWN
Owned:
Yes
2004-12-03 TOP PICK Walt-Disney
DIS-N
C. Kim Goodwin Have turned around ABC with good programming. Disney Connection benefits from the weaker US$ because they'll have more foreign $'s into their theme parks. Price:
$27.370
Subject:
NOT APPLICABLE
Bias:
SELECTIVE
Owned:
Yes
2004-12-03 TOP PICK Encana-Corp
ECA-T
Jean-Francois Tardif Focusing on non-conventional plays throughout the company. Cheap. Has long life assets. Feels natural gas prices will continues to go up over some time.Their "close to home" strategy is based on declining natural gas. Price:
$65.050
Subject:
ALTERNATIVE STRATEGIES
Bias:
UNKNOWN
Owned:
Yes
2004-12-03 TOP PICK Aberdeen-Asia-Pacific-PRM-Inc.
FAP-T
David Chapman If the markets are going to be a little dangerous and you want some stocks that are producing some income, this would be a core holding. Currency related in that their prime holdings are prime Australian and Asian bonds. 8.5% yield. Price:
$9.200
Subject:
TECHNICAL INVESTING
Bias:
CAUTIOUS
Owned:
Yes
2004-12-03 TOP PICK Getty-Images-Inc.
GYI-N
C. Kim Goodwin Gaining market share. They own their space. 30% market share and moving into the Japanese market. Price:
$59.690
Subject:
NOT APPLICABLE
Bias:
SELECTIVE
Owned:
Yes
2004-12-03 TOP PICK L-3-Communications-Holdings
LLL-N
Francis Gannon Likes high growth companies that are still relatively cheap. A defence play.Has done well, but as you see a move away from consumers to producers, companies like this should benefit. Price:
$74.620
Subject:
NOT APPLICABLE
Bias:
OPTIMISTIC
Owned:
Yes
2004-12-03 TOP PICK Nokia
NOK-N
Francis Gannon Likes high growth companies that are still relatively cheap. Will continue to gain market share. Has some wonderful new products coming out. Price:
$16.370
Subject:
NOT APPLICABLE
Bias:
OPTIMISTIC
Owned:
Yes
2004-12-03 TOP PICK Petsmart-Inc.
PETM-Q (Dead)
C. Kim Goodwin A great demographic play. Probably a good Christmas play also. Moving into grooming, training and pet hotels. Price:
$34.430
Subject:
NOT APPLICABLE
Bias:
SELECTIVE
Owned:
Yes
2004-12-03 TOP PICK Royal-Bank
RY-T
David Chapman Top Short Has ongoing US problems. Uptrend has been broken. The small rally was only able to reach the uptrend line. If interest rates go up, it is going to have some problems. Price:
$62.700
Subject:
TECHNICAL INVESTING
Bias:
CAUTIOUS
Owned:
No
2004-12-03 TOP PICK Sina-Corporation
SINA-Q
Mark Headley Looks for companies that are ahead of the curve and driving the change in China. Has good long term potential. The dominant portal for internet in China. Getting involved in the 3rd generation and 2 1/2 G. cell phone services. Good management. Huge risks in the regulatory environment, so be cautious. Price:
$37.980
Subject:
NOT APPLICABLE
Bias:
OPTIMISTIC
Owned:
Yes
2004-12-02 TOP PICK Alcan-Aluminum
AL-T (Dead)
Gordon Higgins, CA, MBA (A Top Pick Sept 30/04. Down 3%.) Spinning out the rolling mill side. $6 billion in sales which will clear $2.8 billion of debt. This company is as big as Alcoa, yet trades at a multiple point discount. Price:
$59.000
Subject:
CANADIAN LARGE
Bias:
BULLISH
Owned:
Yes
2004-12-02 TOP PICK Canadian-Imperial-Bank-of-Commerce
CM-T
Gordon Higgins, CA, MBA It is a little more volatile than some of the other banks. Dividends have been increased by $0.05 a share indicates better earnings going forward. Loan loss provisions are greater than all the possible loan losses. This gives a hidden positive factor. Price:
$71.320
Subject:
CANADIAN LARGE
Bias:
BULLISH
Owned:
Yes
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