Latest Expert Opinions

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Opinion
Expert
TOP PICK
TOP PICK
January 20, 2010
About 60% gas. Made a large acquisition last year. Management owns about 15%. Relatively low costs. 7%-8% yield plus growth. Also have exposure to the cardium play in Alberta. Should see some real growth over time.
About 60% gas. Made a large acquisition last year. Management owns about 15%. Relatively low costs. 7%-8% yield plus growth. Also have exposure to the cardium play in Alberta. Should see some real growth over time.
Dean Orrico
President, Middlefield Capital Corp.
Price
$23.850
Owned
Yes
TOP PICK
TOP PICK
January 20, 2010
Dominant player in the oil field services in Alberta. A lot of oil sands infrastructure projects getting back on the rails is a plus for them.
Mullen Group Ltd (MTL-T)
January 20, 2010
Dominant player in the oil field services in Alberta. A lot of oil sands infrastructure projects getting back on the rails is a plus for them.
Dean Orrico
President, Middlefield Capital Corp.
Price
$16.610
Owned
Yes
TOP PICK
TOP PICK
January 20, 2010
Expanded into the US, which he thinks will be successful. Expects distributions will be maintained and once they convert to a corp, US investors will start looking more closely at it.
Just Energy Group (JE-T)
January 20, 2010
Expanded into the US, which he thinks will be successful. Expects distributions will be maintained and once they convert to a corp, US investors will start looking more closely at it.
Dean Orrico
President, Middlefield Capital Corp.
Price
$14.050
Owned
Yes
PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
January 20, 2010
(A Top Pick Feb 6/09. Up 9.47%.) Still a buy.
Arc Resources Ltd (ARX-T)
January 20, 2010
(A Top Pick Feb 6/09. Up 9.47%.) Still a buy.
Dean Orrico
President, Middlefield Capital Corp.
Price
$21.650
Owned
Yes
PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
January 20, 2010
(A Top Pick Feb 6/09. Up 20.7%.) Still a buy.
Encana Corp (ECA-T)
January 20, 2010
(A Top Pick Feb 6/09. Up 20.7%.) Still a buy.
Dean Orrico
President, Middlefield Capital Corp.
Price
$35.390
Owned
Yes
PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
January 20, 2010
(A Top Pick Feb 6/09. Up 42.78%.) Still a buy.
Canadian Oil Sands (COS-T)
January 20, 2010
(A Top Pick Feb 6/09. Up 42.78%.) Still a buy.
Dean Orrico
President, Middlefield Capital Corp.
Price
$29.480
Owned
Yes
HOLD
HOLD
January 20, 2010
A good “steady Eddie” type of name and has good backing by ManuLife (MFC-T). 8%-9% yield. Reasonable valuation. There may be some reduction in distributions in 2011 but it will be modest. Significant position in the Cardium formation in central Alberta.
NAL Energy Corp (NAE-T)
January 20, 2010
A good “steady Eddie” type of name and has good backing by ManuLife (MFC-T). 8%-9% yield. Reasonable valuation. There may be some reduction in distributions in 2011 but it will be modest. Significant position in the Cardium formation in central Alberta.
Dean Orrico
President, Middlefield Capital Corp.
Price
$14.280
Owned
Yes