AbitibiBowater Inc.

ABH-T

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DON'T BUY
DON'T BUY
March 12, 2009
He owns but thinks he may have made a huge error in holding it. Highly speculative. Huge debt load. Have some debt they have to deal with by the end of this month.
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He owns but thinks he may have made a huge error in holding it. Highly speculative. Huge debt load. Have some debt they have to deal with by the end of this month.
DON'T BUY
DON'T BUY
December 22, 2008
Huge debt. A lottery ticket. Not for the faint of heart.
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AbitibiBowater Inc. (ABH-T)
December 22, 2008
Huge debt. A lottery ticket. Not for the faint of heart.
HOLD
HOLD
September 15, 2008
Had averaged down on this one and he was wrong. Would not Buy, as their loss is just too big. He has it as a Hold. Losing $250 million a quarter.
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AbitibiBowater Inc. (ABH-T)
September 15, 2008
Had averaged down on this one and he was wrong. Would not Buy, as their loss is just too big. He has it as a Hold. Losing $250 million a quarter.
DON'T BUY
DON'T BUY
March 11, 2008
He has been short this stock on and off since he started his fund. Although he is not short at this moment, it is still in the short camp. Earnings continue to go down because newsprint demand is going down. The slowing economy further accelerates its decline. Strong Cdn$ increases their cost structure.
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He has been short this stock on and off since he started his fund. Although he is not short at this moment, it is still in the short camp. Earnings continue to go down because newsprint demand is going down. The slowing economy further accelerates its decline. Strong Cdn$ increases their cost structure.
DON'T BUY
DON'T BUY
March 6, 2008
Now closing Canadian plants because of high costs and keeping US plants. Forest products industry has been much more disciplined about bringing on new capacity and closing low capacity. Stock price has been abysmal and some smart investors have been buying lots. If you believe that every commodity will have its day in the sun, wait for it to start moving.
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Now closing Canadian plants because of high costs and keeping US plants. Forest products industry has been much more disciplined about bringing on new capacity and closing low capacity. Stock price has been abysmal and some smart investors have been buying lots. If you believe that every commodity will have its day in the sun, wait for it to start moving.
COMMENT
COMMENT
January 10, 2008
All newsprint players have been decimated, specifically those in Canada whose costs are in Cdn$’s. Has BV of about $25 with a terrible balance sheet. If a company can pay its banks when the commodities are low they have massive leverage when commodities improve. Newsprint inventory is down 25%, largest decline in 30 years. It could earn $8 a share and at $17, in 4 years you could be paying 2X earnings. Needs to do more work, but it fascinates him.
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All newsprint players have been decimated, specifically those in Canada whose costs are in Cdn$’s. Has BV of about $25 with a terrible balance sheet. If a company can pay its banks when the commodities are low they have massive leverage when commodities improve. Newsprint inventory is down 25%, largest decline in 30 years. It could earn $8 a share and at $17, in 4 years you could be paying 2X earnings. Needs to do more work, but it fascinates him.
COMMENT
COMMENT
December 3, 2007
Trying to turn a corner. Recently announced some closings and cost cutting. The synergies on the merger are starting to build up. Hard to say if it is time to buy the stock yet because the environment is so bad.
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Trying to turn a corner. Recently announced some closings and cost cutting. The synergies on the merger are starting to build up. Hard to say if it is time to buy the stock yet because the environment is so bad.
SELL
SELL
November 20, 2007
All the newspaper companies are hitting 52-week lows and are getting killed by Google. Amalgamation of Abitibi and Bowater were 2 very weak businesses. His model price is $4.31US. Looks like they might lose a mean estimate of $5 for 07 and another $5 for Dec 08..
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AbitibiBowater Inc. (ABH-T)
November 20, 2007
All the newspaper companies are hitting 52-week lows and are getting killed by Google. Amalgamation of Abitibi and Bowater were 2 very weak businesses. His model price is $4.31US. Looks like they might lose a mean estimate of $5 for 07 and another $5 for Dec 08..
HOLD
HOLD
October 18, 2007
Owns and has "got our brains blown out" Just moved it from a buy to a hold.
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Owns and has "got our brains blown out" Just moved it from a buy to a hold.
DON'T BUY
DON'T BUY
September 14, 2007
Looking for the continued merger with Bowater (BOW-N). Stock has been hit hard lately. There will be synergies of about $250 million, but he doesn't like the outlook for the commodities. Not a fan of the sector.
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AbitibiBowater Inc. (ABH-T)
September 14, 2007
Looking for the continued merger with Bowater (BOW-N). Stock has been hit hard lately. There will be synergies of about $250 million, but he doesn't like the outlook for the commodities. Not a fan of the sector.
DON'T BUY
DON'T BUY
August 30, 2007
In a bad industry. Demand for newsprint is generally in decline. Global competition is strong. They are about to merge with Bowater (BOW-N), which will give them almost 50% share of the newsprint business. This merger is the only opportunity they have to
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In a bad industry. Demand for newsprint is generally in decline. Global competition is strong. They are about to merge with Bowater (BOW-N), which will give them almost 50% share of the newsprint business. This merger is the only opportunity they have to
DON'T BUY
DON'T BUY
August 29, 2007
Would avoid this stock at these levels. Have extremely high debt. Outlook for newsprint is not good and consumption has been declining in North America on a regular basis. Cdn$ is definitely hurting them.
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Would avoid this stock at these levels. Have extremely high debt. Outlook for newsprint is not good and consumption has been declining in North America on a regular basis. Cdn$ is definitely hurting them.
HOLD
HOLD
August 20, 2007
This has had a huge corrective period since last February, so it might be into a bottom here. The MACD is showing a little bit of positive divergence at its low. Don't put new money in, but Hold.
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This has had a huge corrective period since last February, so it might be into a bottom here. The MACD is showing a little bit of positive divergence at its low. Don't put new money in, but Hold.
SELL
SELL
July 24, 2007
Trying to merge with Bowater (BOW-N), but both companies have operating losses.
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Trying to merge with Bowater (BOW-N), but both companies have operating losses.
DON'T BUY
DON'T BUY
June 25, 2007
Too much debt. Hard to understand how the company operates going forward.
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Too much debt. Hard to understand how the company operates going forward.
DON'T BUY
DON'T BUY
May 31, 2007
Pulp and Paper is a really beaten up sector, and you should be able to buy the bonds, but they aren't paying high enough esp with the Canadian dollar so high. Pulp and Paper is profitable in Brazil, just not here.
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Pulp and Paper is a really beaten up sector, and you should be able to buy the bonds, but they aren't paying high enough esp with the Canadian dollar so high. Pulp and Paper is profitable in Brazil, just not here.
COMMENT
COMMENT
May 18, 2007
Merging with Bowater (BOW-N). Both companies are having a lot of problems and losing money. Merger will do well. It's possible they could go bankrupt, but he is content to continue holding.
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Merging with Bowater (BOW-N). Both companies are having a lot of problems and losing money. Merger will do well. It's possible they could go bankrupt, but he is content to continue holding.
PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
April 20, 2007
(A Top Pick Sept 14/06. Up 10%.) Merging with Bowater. It's going to be a long and complicated haul. Still likes.
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(A Top Pick Sept 14/06. Up 10%.) Merging with Bowater. It's going to be a long and complicated haul. Still likes.
BUY
BUY
April 19, 2007
Will be a much stronger company with the merger. There will be adjustments. Has a ways to go before all approvals are in place. Sector is way out of favour, which is why he likes it.
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Will be a much stronger company with the merger. There will be adjustments. Has a ways to go before all approvals are in place. Sector is way out of favour, which is why he likes it.
DON'T BUY
DON'T BUY
April 13, 2007
Everything is going their way right now, but there is too much risk. Has an enormous amount of debt.
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Everything is going their way right now, but there is too much risk. Has an enormous amount of debt.
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COMMENT
March 29, 2007
Merging with Bowater (BOW-N). Tough industry and to survive, they have to get bigger in order to get costs down. We'll have big revenues and potential synergies of about $250 million. Doesn't like the sector.
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Merging with Bowater (BOW-N). Tough industry and to survive, they have to get bigger in order to get costs down. We'll have big revenues and potential synergies of about $250 million. Doesn't like the sector.
SELL
SELL
January 31, 2007
Has had a nice little pop here. Would take the money and run. #1, you've had a tremendous move in a very short period of time, #2 the two companies are going to have to face antitrust issues and #3 newsprint is a lousy business..
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Has had a nice little pop here. Would take the money and run. #1, you've had a tremendous move in a very short period of time, #2 the two companies are going to have to face antitrust issues and #3 newsprint is a lousy business..
COMMENT
COMMENT
January 29, 2007
Proposing to integrate with Bowater (BOW-N). Has been struggling for a long time and has had a heavy debt burden. This may result in a stronger company going forward.
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Proposing to integrate with Bowater (BOW-N). Has been struggling for a long time and has had a heavy debt burden. This may result in a stronger company going forward.
DON'T BUY
DON'T BUY
January 19, 2007
Very tough industry requiring a lot of capital expenditure for development of plants. Paper/forest industry was a disaster last year. Facing a lot of pressure.
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Very tough industry requiring a lot of capital expenditure for development of plants. Paper/forest industry was a disaster last year. Facing a lot of pressure.
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COMMENT
January 17, 2007
Made a lower low in December than what it had in August. Looks like it is forming a base. Will it take out the high? If it does, there could be a structure of a bottom forming. There is a possible set up for a technical trade.
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Made a lower low in December than what it had in August. Looks like it is forming a base. Will it take out the high? If it does, there could be a structure of a bottom forming. There is a possible set up for a technical trade.
DON'T BUY
DON'T BUY
December 28, 2006
Owns the bonds rather than the stocks. Recovery could take longer than you think. Really cheap. It is the one the turn-around investors will start buying because it is the biggest and most liquid.
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AbitibiBowater Inc. (ABH-T)
December 28, 2006
Owns the bonds rather than the stocks. Recovery could take longer than you think. Really cheap. It is the one the turn-around investors will start buying because it is the biggest and most liquid.
SELL
SELL
December 27, 2006
Forest products is still a difficult place to be. Housing is slowing down. Newsprint is not great.
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AbitibiBowater Inc. (ABH-T)
December 27, 2006
Forest products is still a difficult place to be. Housing is slowing down. Newsprint is not great.
DON'T BUY
DON'T BUY
December 22, 2006
The paper market (forestry) is where you should find the bear market (deals) right now. However, the paper market keeps grinding down. Got hit with the rising Canadian dollar, higher electricity costs, etc. which makes him nervous. He can’t see visibility a few years out.
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AbitibiBowater Inc. (ABH-T)
December 22, 2006
The paper market (forestry) is where you should find the bear market (deals) right now. However, the paper market keeps grinding down. Got hit with the rising Canadian dollar, higher electricity costs, etc. which makes him nervous. He can’t see visibility a few years out.
BUY
BUY
November 27, 2006
Started looking at this. Has a market cap of about $1.2 billion. Have power assets that are generating 544 megawatts which would be worth around $1 billion.
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AbitibiBowater Inc. (ABH-T)
November 27, 2006
Started looking at this. Has a market cap of about $1.2 billion. Have power assets that are generating 544 megawatts which would be worth around $1 billion.
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COMMENT
November 23, 2006
A bit of a teaser. Trading at an exceptionally low price. Struggling, but has terrific assets. Canadian dollar is coming down. Speculative. An alternative might be Canfor (CFP-T).
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AbitibiBowater Inc. (ABH-T)
November 23, 2006
A bit of a teaser. Trading at an exceptionally low price. Struggling, but has terrific assets. Canadian dollar is coming down. Speculative. An alternative might be Canfor (CFP-T).
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AbitibiBowater Inc.(ABH-T) Rating

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