I’m flummoxed.  I’m flabbergasted. I see that the stock of TAAT Lifestyle and Wellness (TAAT-CSE) has tripled to a high of over $3/share since I wrote about it in July—on huge volume.I didn’t expect that…well for sure not this soon.  Their hemp cigarette—no nicotine, no tobacco, NO...
I found the Holy Grail of Energy Stocks. No more volatility.  No more ups and downs.  No more trading. Just a secure, certain dividend stream that I think will grow every year--for the next 14 years. In fact, it might even get increased a couple times a year. How do I know this? ...
Editor's Note:  In 2010, offshore drilling stocks got crushed. A lot of that had to do with the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.  But that tragedy also opened the door for investors to buy into big names like Transocean -- at a major discount -- which would later offer opportunities...
Editor's Note:  Today's OGIB is my interview with fund manager Chris Theal... The Big Investing Themes for Kootenay Capital fund manager Chris Theal right now is oil field service companies (OFS), and heavy oil producers. Driving these two themes are: 1. Liquid Natural Gas (LNG) in North America 2. The huge growth in...
Heavy oil stocks will be The Top Investment in Energy if oil keeps gaining past the $45/barrel mark. The secret is in the numbers.  Let me show you how and why using Baytex Energy (BTE-NYSE/TSX) as a perfect example—because they have both light shale oil in the Eagle Ford and...
Corporate profits for US companies—especially small caps—could be set to soar 20% in the first half of 2015. That’s what happens when the CPI—the Consumer Price Index—breaks up and away from the PPI—the Producer Price Index. The chart below (courtesy of  Unit Economics in Boston) shows that the Consumer Price Index...
The North American oil market is going through a fundamental change that will affect the price of oil for the rest of this decade—fast-rising shale oil supplies from North Dakota and Texas. (Other shale oil plays will contribute as well, but none will come close to the revolution happening in...
This isn’t a situation where there is a question of if; in fact there isn’t even a question of when. The BIG TRADE of 2015 is happening now. Right now there is a group of companies that are generating huge windfall-like cash flows every day—due to low WTI oil prices in the US.  The longer oil prices stay low the more...