A holding company discount represents a great hidden opportunity for investor profit
Even in 2022, a holding company discount is a little-understood phenomenon in finance. It represents a special kind of hidden asset and source of potential profit for investors in those conglomerates.
CP Rail has been one of our favourite stocks over the past two decades. In fact, we made it the #1 Conservative Buy for our flagship newsletter The Successful Investor in 2019, 2020 and 2021. Our confidence has been rewarded: In the past three years,… Read More
A holding company is a company that owns all or a substantial part of a variety of different businesses. These businesses may be private companies, or publically traded. Holding companies may own all, or a majority or a minority, of companies in… Read More
CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY LTD., $70.77, Toronto symbol CP, is our “Stock of the Year” for 2012. Next week, Stock Pickers Digest, our newsletter for aggressive investors, will reveal its #1 pick for 2012.
We’ve had great success with CP since we recommended it in the first… Read More
SUNCOR ENERGY INC. $33 (Toronto symbol SU; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Resources sector; Shares outstanding: 1.6 billion; Market cap: $52.8 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 1.7; Dividend yield: 1.2%; SI Rating: Average) became Canada’s largest oil company when it bought Petro-Canada (old symbol PCA) on August 1, 2009… Read More
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ENCANA CORP. $93 (Toronto symbol ECA; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Resources sector; Shares outstanding: 750.0 million; Market cap: $69.8 billion; SI Rating: Average) is a leading North American producer of natural gas and oil.
The company took its current form in April 2002 through the merger of… Read More
EnCana encountered some skepticism when it shifted its focus from conventional energy production into unconventional gas and oil sands properties. These properties are costlier to develop and slower to generate a profit, but they have much greater long-term potential.
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