Q: Please, can you and your team give me your opinion on Lloyds Banking Group plc? Thank you, Pat.

A: Lloyds Banking Group plc (ADR), $3.07, symbol LYG on New York (ADRs outstanding: 17.6 billion; Market cap: $50.6 billion; www.lloydsbankinggroup.com) offers a range of banking and financial services through its subsidiaries and associated companies. More specifically, it provides retail banking, mortgages, pensions, asset management, insurance… Read More

Parkland Fuel spurs revenue and cash flow with acquisitions

A Member of Pat McKeough’s Inner Circle recently asked for his advice on a company that operates gas stations, convenience stores and a fuel-distribution business in Canada and the U.S. While acquisitions have expanded its revenue and cash flow, Pat feels that strategy can be… Read More

Canadian stock re-fuels with regular acquisitions

Canadian stock re-fuels with regular acquisitions

A member of Pat McKeough’s Inner Circle recently asked about the pullback in the shares of a Canadian stock specializing in gas stations, convenience stores and fuel distribution. Before retreating, the shares had surged in the wake of the company’s most recent acquisition, the result… Read More

Q: Hi, Pat. I appreciate your advice and would like your thoughts on Parkland Industries, which has seen a substantial pullback in the last little while. Thanks.

A: Parkland Fuel Corp., $26.14, symbol PKI on Toronto (Shares outstanding: 130.5 million; Market cap: $3.4 billion, www.parkland.ca), operates gas stations, convenience stores and a fuel-distribution business for motorists, businesses, households and wholesale customers in Canada and the U.S.

The company’s shares have moved down from… Read More