Latest Expert Opinions

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TOP PICK
TOP PICK
December 20, 2007
His model price is $46.49, a 54% positive differential. He put it through a stress test. They announced they were going to write off $7 billion to $11 billion and he used the figure of $15 billion. He took one analysts estimate of $290 for 08 and he used $284. Doing all this, his model price still came out to $37.00. They have ample capital to get them through this.
CitiGroup (C-N)
December 20, 2007
His model price is $46.49, a 54% positive differential. He put it through a stress test. They announced they were going to write off $7 billion to $11 billion and he used the figure of $15 billion. He took one analysts estimate of $290 for 08 and he used $284. Doing all this, his model price still came out to $37.00. They have ample capital to get them through this.
Brian Acker, CA
Chief Executive Officer, President and Chief Inves, Acker Finley Inc.
Price
$29.890
Owned
Yes
TOP PICK
TOP PICK
December 20, 2007
The Chinese made a $5 billion investment. This was fantastic as it virtually guarantees them an in road into China. His model price is $95.46, a 90% positive differential.
Morgan Stanley (MS-N)
December 20, 2007
The Chinese made a $5 billion investment. This was fantastic as it virtually guarantees them an in road into China. His model price is $95.46, a 90% positive differential.
Brian Acker, CA
Chief Executive Officer, President and Chief Inves, Acker Finley Inc.
Price
$51.370
Owned
Yes
TOP PICK
TOP PICK
December 20, 2007
Even though management guided down on the earnings for 08, it has not really affected his model price of $75.35. That is a 125% positive differential.
Even though management guided down on the earnings for 08, it has not really affected his model price of $75.35. That is a 125% positive differential.
Brian Acker, CA
Chief Executive Officer, President and Chief Inves, Acker Finley Inc.
Price
$33.650
Owned
Yes
PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
December 20, 2007
(A Past Top Pick Dec 21/06. Up 6.9%.) Still mispriced. His model price is $78.28. A 53.5% positive differential.
Petro-Canada (PCA-T)
December 20, 2007
(A Past Top Pick Dec 21/06. Up 6.9%.) Still mispriced. His model price is $78.28. A 53.5% positive differential.
Brian Acker, CA
Chief Executive Officer, President and Chief Inves, Acker Finley Inc.
Price
$51.430
Owned
Yes
PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
December 20, 2007
(A Past Top Pick Dec 21/06. Down 10.8%.) This one is probably the bane of all the value managers. Even boosted their dividend by 10%. His model price is $40.53, a 74% positive differential. If they could do anything to thin out that balance sheet, it would be a huge positive for the stock.
Pfizer Inc (PFE-N)
December 20, 2007
(A Past Top Pick Dec 21/06. Down 10.8%.) This one is probably the bane of all the value managers. Even boosted their dividend by 10%. His model price is $40.53, a 74% positive differential. If they could do anything to thin out that balance sheet, it would be a huge positive for the stock.
Brian Acker, CA
Chief Executive Officer, President and Chief Inves, Acker Finley Inc.
Price
$23.220
Owned
Yes
PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
December 20, 2007
(A Past Top Pick Dec 21/06. Up 45.2%.) His model price is $88.36. That's a 23% positive differential and no longer qualifies for his funds.
(A Past Top Pick Dec 21/06. Up 45.2%.) His model price is $88.36. That's a 23% positive differential and no longer qualifies for his funds.
Brian Acker, CA
Chief Executive Officer, President and Chief Inves, Acker Finley Inc.
Price
$72.660
Owned
No
BUY
BUY
December 20, 2007
Has a lot of value. His model price is $41.41 giving it a positive differential of 39%.
Nexen Inc (NXY-T)
December 20, 2007
Has a lot of value. His model price is $41.41 giving it a positive differential of 39%.
Brian Acker, CA
Chief Executive Officer, President and Chief Inves, Acker Finley Inc.
Price
$31.170
Owned
Yes