Tag archives: Fracking

Is XEG The Best Way To Play The Oil Price Recovery?

Last update on March 2, 2015.

Fracking

 

Over the last few months, several people have asked me whether it’s a good time to buy 'XEG'. XEG is the trading symbol for the iShares S&P/TSX Capped Energy Index ETF, an Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) that holds stocks of the largest Canadian oil and gas companies. (For an explanation of ETFs, please read our free book).

I understand why people are interested in XEG. They believe, as I do, that oil prices will eventually recover. When prices do recover, many if not most of the beaten down oil companies will regain their former share prices. If an ...

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My TFSA Update Nov 2014 - Oil's Pain Is Gas's Gain

Last update on Jan. 12, 2015.

 

In this series, I (Jin Choi) talk about my goal of reaching $1 million in my TFSA account by 2033. Note that this is just for my own personal account, not me and my wife's combined. For an easy explanation of the TFSA, please read our free book.

In this episode, I'll talk about why the recent decline in oil prices is good for natural gas prices and by extension, natural gas stocks.

 

November Results: Down 1.1%

At the end of November, I had $66,698 in my TFSA account. That's down 1.1 ...

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My TFSA Update Oct 2014 - Why The Selloff In Canadian Oil Stocks Is Overdone

Last update on Nov. 10, 2014.

Edmonton

 

In this series, I (Jin Choi) talk about my goal of reaching $1 million in my TFSA account by 2033. Note that this is just for my own personal account, not me and my wife's combined. For an easy explanation of the TFSA, please read our free book.

In this episode, I'll talk about the dramatic price declines of many Canadian oil and gas stocks, and explain why the selloff is overdone.

 

October Results: Down 3.1%

At the end of October, I had $67,447 in my TFSA account. That's down 3.1% since ...

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Analyzing Oil And Gas Companies Part 1 - Well Economics

Last update on July 7, 2014.

 

Up until a couple of years ago, I used to work as an analyst at a hedge fund. Although I analyzed different types of companies, I mainly focused on oil and gas exploration companies.

During my time, I came across many oil and gas companies that I felt were rather overvalued. I also felt that the overvaluation persisted because many investors misunderstood oil and gas companies. I believe that many of these investors will lose money on their investments. 

In this series, I'll explain how to analyze such companies, so that we can build on this knowledge ...

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