It lets you tap an energy rebound

BIRCHCLIFF ENERGY, $3.00, is a buy. The company (Toronto symbol BIR; TSINetwork Rating: Speculative) (www.birchcliffenergy.com; Shares outstanding: 266.0 million; Market cap: $776.8 million; Dividend yield: 0.7%) explores for and produces oil and gas. Its average output of 78,649 barrels of oil equivalent per day is 76% natural gas and… Read More

Renewable energy: Still lots of room for gains

When we last wrote about this topic in mid-2018, the conclusion was that the share of renewable energy was growing rapidly. That reflects government-driven efforts, especially in Europe, the U.S. and Canada, to expand renewable capacity.
Demand is also strong from power-using corporations, looking to increase… Read More

REITs are bouncing back from COVID

Investors who owned marijuana or energy stocks in the first quarter of 2021 saw considerable gains for these investments. Other big winners in the first quarter were U.S. homebuilders, value stocks, financials, agricultural equities, and mid- and small-cap stocks.
Stocks had another good quarter. At the… Read More