How to realize big benefits from a holding company discount

How to realize big benefits from a holding company discount

A holding company discount represents a great hidden opportunity for investor profit.
Even in 2017, 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 holding companies.

A holding company is… Read More

Cenovus is still better for new buying

We like Encana and Cenovus, mainly due to their high-quality reserves and low operating costs. However, Encana’s exposure to weak gas prices hurts its appeal.
ENCANA CORP. $15 (Toronto symbol ECA; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Resources sector; Shares outstanding: 971.0 million; Market cap: $14.6 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 3.6;… Read More

Gains ahead for these energy stocks

Dear client,
We recommend that most investors maintain some exposure to the Resources sector as part of a well-balanced portfolio.
To further cut your risk, you should focus on well-established producers with high-quality reserves such as Encana and Cenovus.
In response to the big drop in oil… Read More

ENCANA CORP. $22 – Toronto symbol ECA

ENCANA CORP. $22 (Toronto symbol ECA; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Resources sector; Shares outstanding: 736.3 million; Market cap: $16.2 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 2.5; Dividend yield: 3.6%; TSINetwork Rating: Average; www.encana.com) is one of North America’s largest natural gas producers. The U.S. accounts for 55% of Encana’s… Read More

Takeover talk highlights value

Encana, a long-time favourite of ours, was a pioneer in the development of unconventional gas reserves (also called “tight gas”). This is natural gas that is trapped in rock formations. However, as the technology to extract tight gas improved, gas production ballooned. This rise in… Read More

The Successful Investor Hotline – Friday, January 13, 2012

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