Stock Opinions by Chris Rankin, MBA, CFA - Stockchase Experts
WATCH LIST
102
Chris Rankin, MBA, CFA @

On Stockchase since : Sep 2006

Diversified Trust Analyst at Canaccord Capital

Reveal Expert Performance

Chris Rankin, MBA, CFA hasn’t left any messages.


Chris Rankin, MBA, CFA Latest Top Picks...

Stock Opinions by Chris Rankin, MBA, CFA - Stockchase Experts

Signal Opinion Expert Chart
TOP PICK
Altus Group(AIF-T) 

October 19, 2007

The company does real estate services eg. property taxes, evaluations etc. The demand profile looks fantastic. The company just bought a large, busines property in the UK. The company will benefit when the banks are doing evaluation of assets.
Business Services
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
The company does real estate services eg. property taxes, evaluations etc. The demand profile looks fantastic. The company just bought a large, busines property in the UK. The company will benefit when the banks are doing evaluation of assets.
Business Services
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
Chris Rankin, M

Diversifie, Canaccord Capital...

Price Price
$15.060
Owned Owned
Yes

Sign up or Log in to enjoy full view of charts.

TOP PICK
Armtec Infrastructure(ARF-T) 

October 19, 2007

This company makes drains and just bought a cement company. Infrastructures and roads across the country are up. He believes that it has a lot of upside and has bought some himself. Believes it may go 20% higher. Currently has a 9.3% yield.
INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
This company makes drains and just bought a cement company. Infrastructures and roads across the country are up. He believes that it has a lot of upside and has bought some himself. Believes it may go 20% higher. Currently has a 9.3% yield.
INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
Chris Rankin, M

Diversifie, Canaccord Capital...

Price Price
$18.400
Owned Owned
Yes

Sign up or Log in to enjoy full view of charts.

TOP PICK
HNZ Group(HNZ-T) 

October 19, 2007

He likes this trust a lot. He has bought some recently and is happy to own it. He only buys when he thinks he can make 20% or higher. Canadian Helicopters brings people up to remote sites in the mining industry by helicopters. The demand profile looks great.
Transportation & Environmental Services
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
He likes this trust a lot. He has bought some recently and is happy to own it. He only buys when he thinks he can make 20% or higher. Canadian Helicopters brings people up to remote sites in the mining industry by helicopters. The demand profile looks great.
Transportation & Environmental Services
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
Chris Rankin, M

Diversifie, Canaccord Capital...

Price Price
$11.600
Owned Owned
Yes

Sign up or Log in to enjoy full view of charts.

HOLD
Yellow Media Inc(Y-T) 

October 19, 2007

It is a high quality asset. The company has been moving to an online business model and doing fairly well. Believes it is fairly valued and slightly expensive. He doesn't think they will make a lot of money but thinks they will do fine.
communications/media
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
It is a high quality asset. The company has been moving to an online business model and doing fairly well. Believes it is fairly valued and slightly expensive. He doesn't think they will make a lot of money but thinks they will do fine.
communications/media
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
Chris Rankin, M

Diversifie, Canaccord Capital...

Price Price
$13.780
Owned Owned
Unknown

Sign up or Log in to enjoy full view of charts.

VAGUE
Be patient, may take a year or two.
other services
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
Be patient, may take a year or two.
other services
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
Chris Rankin, M

Diversifie, Canaccord Capital...

Price Price
$7.900
Owned Owned
Unknown

Sign up or Log in to enjoy full view of charts.

COMMENT
General Market Comment 

October 19, 2007

Believes that in the next 52 weeks there will be continueing change in the space and more take outs will occur. Business trusts are not being helped by the high Canadian dollar.
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
Believes that in the next 52 weeks there will be continueing change in the space and more take outs will occur. Business trusts are not being helped by the high Canadian dollar.
Unknown
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
Chris Rankin, M

Diversifie, Canaccord Capital...

Price Price
$0.020
Owned Owned
Unknown

Sign up or Log in to enjoy full view of charts.

PAST TOP PICK
Data Group Ltd.(DGI-T) 

October 19, 2007

(Up 22.4% since Sept. 25 2006) He owns it currently and thinks it is great. Management team has a good reputation. It is down for now, but feels it will go higher.
paper products/business forms
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
(Up 22.4% since Sept. 25 2006) He owns it currently and thinks it is great. Management team has a good reputation. It is down for now, but feels it will go higher.
paper products/business forms
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
Chris Rankin, M

Diversifie, Canaccord Capital...

Price Price
$11.650
Owned Owned
Yes

Sign up or Log in to enjoy full view of charts.

PAST TOP PICK
Sterling Shoes Inc(SSI-T) 

October 19, 2007

(Up 21.7% since Sept. 2006)He does not own any more. He likes the shoe store. Believes it is a reasonable place to have money invested. Also, believes it is fairly valued. 8.5% yield
merchandising/lodging
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
(Up 21.7% since Sept. 2006)He does not own any more. He likes the shoe store. Believes it is a reasonable place to have money invested. Also, believes it is fairly valued. 8.5% yield
merchandising/lodging
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
Chris Rankin, M

Diversifie, Canaccord Capital...

Price Price
$16.890
Owned Owned
No

Sign up or Log in to enjoy full view of charts.

BUY
Holloway Lodging(HLC-T) 

October 19, 2007

It is slowing down because it's in the oil field services and is in the small cap reach. It has extraordinary value for long term is an excellent place to put some money.
income trust
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
It is slowing down because it's in the oil field services and is in the small cap reach. It has extraordinary value for long term is an excellent place to put some money.
income trust
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
Chris Rankin, M

Diversifie, Canaccord Capital...

Price Price
$4.050
Owned Owned
Unknown

Sign up or Log in to enjoy full view of charts.

COMMENT
General Market Comment 

October 19, 2007

The Alberta economy is slowing down. Their electricity use is lower, because they have less manufacturing companies. Less people are moving out there, the moving companies aren't as busy as they were.
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
The Alberta economy is slowing down. Their electricity use is lower, because they have less manufacturing companies. Less people are moving out there, the moving companies aren't as busy as they were.
Unknown
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
Chris Rankin, M

Diversifie, Canaccord Capital...

Price Price
$0.020
Owned Owned
Unknown

Sign up or Log in to enjoy full view of charts.

PAST TOP PICK
DH Corporation(DH-T) 

October 19, 2007

(Up 10.8% since September 2006) When he had picked it they had just made a substantial acquisition, in the mortgage brokerage services. Since then the market has softened.
other services
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
(Up 10.8% since September 2006) When he had picked it they had just made a substantial acquisition, in the mortgage brokerage services. Since then the market has softened.
other services
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
Chris Rankin, M

Diversifie, Canaccord Capital...

Price Price
$19.060
Owned Owned
No

Sign up or Log in to enjoy full view of charts.

VAGUE
Futuremed Healthcare(FMD-T) 

October 19, 2007

It's appropriately priced. A fairly stable business. They do the distribution of medical products.
biotechnology/pharmaceutical
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
It's appropriately priced. A fairly stable business. They do the distribution of medical products.
biotechnology/pharmaceutical
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
Chris Rankin, M

Diversifie, Canaccord Capital...

Price Price
$11.750
Owned Owned
Unknown

Sign up or Log in to enjoy full view of charts.

DON'T BUY
Strongco Corp(SQP-T) 

October 19, 2007

Was hit with the income trust tax. Had a bad quarter, and is smaller then their competition.
merchandising/lodging
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
Was hit with the income trust tax. Had a bad quarter, and is smaller then their competition.
merchandising/lodging
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
Chris Rankin, M

Diversifie, Canaccord Capital...

Price Price
$6.800
Owned Owned
Unknown

Sign up or Log in to enjoy full view of charts.

VAGUE
Wajax Corp(WJX-T) 

October 19, 2007

Much stronger then Strongco, and have been able to maintain their revenues, in particular the mining sector. Which has offset the weaknesses in the forestry.
merchandising/lodging
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
Much stronger then Strongco, and have been able to maintain their revenues, in particular the mining sector. Which has offset the weaknesses in the forestry.
merchandising/lodging
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
Chris Rankin, M

Diversifie, Canaccord Capital...

Price Price
$35.760
Owned Owned
Unknown

Sign up or Log in to enjoy full view of charts.

VAGUE
Big Rock Brewery(BR-T) 

October 19, 2007

Very stable demand, no debt, feels it is high. Constrained by production capacity.
Consumer Products
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
Very stable demand, no debt, feels it is high. Constrained by production capacity.
Consumer Products
0 0 0 0 0
0 comments
Chris Rankin, M

Diversifie, Canaccord Capital...

Price Price
$18.100
Owned Owned
Unknown

Sign up or Log in to enjoy full view of charts.

Showing 1 to 15 of 102 entries
Successfully Saved Company
Successfully Saved Company
1+
JOIN THE DISCUSSION
1 comments in the last 7 days