Updating Pulse Seismic, Yamana Gold and AlarmForce Industries

PULSE SEISMIC $1.36 (Toronto symbol PSD; SI Rating: Speculative) (403-237-5559; www.pulsedatainc.com; Shares outstanding: 53.1 million; Market cap: $72.3 million) is Pulse Data’s new name. The stock symbol is unchanged.

Pulse changed its name because it is now focused on buying, marketing and licensing two- and three-dimensional… Read More

The Stock Pickers Digest Hotline – Friday, May 29, 2009

COMPUTER MODELLING GROUP LTD., $14.50, symbol CMG on Toronto, reports that its earnings more than doubled in the three months ended March 31, 2009, to $6.1 million from $3 million a year earlier. Earnings per share jumped 94.4%, to $0.35 from $0.18, on more shares… Read More

Pulse looks ahead

PULSE DATA $1.18 (Toronto symbol PSD; SI Rating: Speculative) (403-237-5559; www.pulsedatainc.com; Shares outstanding: 53.2 million; Market cap: $62.8 million) reports that in the three months ended December 31, 2008, revenue rose 7.1%, to $12.3 million from $11.5 million. Cash flow per share rose 13.3%, to… Read More

The Stock Pickers Digest Hotline – For Friday, March 27, 2009

PULSE DATA $1.17, symbol PSD on Toronto, fell over 15% this week after it announced that it was temporarily suspending its $0.05 quarterly dividend. The move was spurred by lower oil and gas prices, which pushed down exploration spending.

Lower exploration spending hurts Calgary-based Pulse… Read More

These 2 Trade At Low Multiples To Cash Flow

COMPUTER MODELLING GROUP $6.80 (Toronto symbol CMG; SI Rating: Speculative) (403- 531-1300; www.cmgl.ca; Shares outstanding: 17.3 million; Market cap: $101.4 million) is a computer software technology and consulting company specializing in the oil and gas industry. Its software provides engineers with oil and gas reservoir… Read More

Pulse Offers Good Value

PULSE DATA $2.85 (Toronto symbol PSD; SI Rating: Speculative) (403-237-5559; www.pulsedatainc.com; Sharesoutstanding: 53.8 million; Market cap: $153.4 million) reported a 3.8% rise in revenues in the three months ended June 30, 2008, to $10.9 million from $10.5 million a year earlier. Cash flow per share… Read More

The Stock Pickers Digest Hotline – Friday, August 15, 2008

BROADRIDGE FINANCIAL SOLUTIONS INC. $19.76, New York symbol BR, offers services to the investment industry in three main areas: investor communications; securities processing; and transaction clearing. Broadridge mails and processes 70% of all proxy votes. The company stands to gain from the increasing complexity of… Read More

The Stock Pickers Digest Hotline – Friday, April 4, 2008

FAIR ISAAC CORP. $24.38, symbol FIC on New York, rose this week after it announced a number of restructuring measures. The company’s main business is its FICO software, which lets creditors use information about a customer to calculate a credit score.

Fair Isaac will sell more… Read More