Updating our Aggressive Stocks Bombardier Inc., Arbor Memorial Services Inc., Fording Canadian Coal Trust and Versacold Income Fund.

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BOMBARDIER INC. $3.02 continues to win new railcar contracts. It has just agreed to supply French National Railways with $343 million U.S. worth of trains. That’s equal to about 2% of Bombardier’s annual revenue. However, demand for the company’s planes, particularly regional jets, remains soft. Hold. ARBOR MEMORIAL SERVICES INC. $22 earned $0.45 a share before unusual items in its fourth fiscal quarter ended October 31, 2005, down 10% from $0.50 a year earlier. Revenue fell 5.9%, to $50.9 million from $54.1 million. The recent acquisition of an Ottawa area funeral home should help earnings in 2006. Buy. FORDING CANADIAN COAL TRUST $42 paid a fourth quarter cash distribution of $1.60 a unit, down 11% from $1.80 in the third quarter. Customers are delaying new orders for coal until they use up their excess inventories. A shortage of tires for big mining trucks will also hurt production at its Elk Valley coal mine. However, these are temporary setbacks, and the new implied…

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