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TOP PICK
TOP PICK
September 28, 2009
Balance sheet is strong and you are basically getting the exploration potential for free. Has exploration upside in Brazil, Ghana, Libya, Australia etc.
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Hess Corp. (HES-N)
September 28, 2009
Balance sheet is strong and you are basically getting the exploration potential for free. Has exploration upside in Brazil, Ghana, Libya, Australia etc.
PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
September 28, 2009
(A Top Pick Sept 22/08. N/A.) Recovery is happening so you can now be fully invested so you should be rotating out of cash.
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CASH (CASH)
September 28, 2009
(A Top Pick Sept 22/08. N/A.) Recovery is happening so you can now be fully invested so you should be rotating out of cash.
PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
September 28, 2009
(A Top Pick Sept 22/08. Down 4.75%.) One of the more solid names. Sold in March because of concerns about debt and refinancing. Held in fairly well because it is heavy oil and differentials have been narrowing considerably.
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Baytex Energy Corp (BTE-T)
September 28, 2009
(A Top Pick Sept 22/08. Down 4.75%.) One of the more solid names. Sold in March because of concerns about debt and refinancing. Held in fairly well because it is heavy oil and differentials have been narrowing considerably.
HOLD
HOLD
September 28, 2009
The issue on gas is how long can a company sustain operations at the low price. They need a price of around $6. With $57 million cash on the balance sheet it will be able to ride out the storm.
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Questerre Energy (QEC-T)
September 28, 2009
The issue on gas is how long can a company sustain operations at the low price. They need a price of around $6. With $57 million cash on the balance sheet it will be able to ride out the storm.
HOLD
HOLD
September 28, 2009
In the international space. Looks attractive. Could see it as a takeover target at some point.
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In the international space. Looks attractive. Could see it as a takeover target at some point.
BUY
BUY
September 28, 2009
Managed fairly conservatively. 60% of the business is gathering and midstream and midstream has been very profitable. Relatively safe. Management has indicated they will be paying a dividend of about the same level after they convert to a corp.
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Altagas Ltd (ALA-T)
September 28, 2009
Managed fairly conservatively. 60% of the business is gathering and midstream and midstream has been very profitable. Relatively safe. Management has indicated they will be paying a dividend of about the same level after they convert to a corp.
HOLD
HOLD
September 28, 2009
Historically has issued a lot of convertible debt but is paying it down and cleaning up its balance sheet. Direction is positive.
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Historically has issued a lot of convertible debt but is paying it down and cleaning up its balance sheet. Direction is positive.