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No one gets it right 100% of the time. So I suggest sell the sucker and move on!


I made a lot of money on them back in late '05 when I sold after the hurricane mess in the Gulf of M. I came back to the table in '06 just in time for Harper's Halloween massacre. I think the company wasn't able to transition to having to run like a real company especially with the Nat gas glut that made it impossible for a 100% Nat gas company to make money. I did dump them albeit a bit late. If things change I might "look" at them but in truth there are a lot of good companies that do pay dividends and are doing well.

I recently bought some Surge Energy (, I was planning to add more but the darn thing ran up a bit so I may look around.

Altagas just keeps on trucking, I wouldn't buy more right now but I'm sure as heck not selling, either. Crescent Point also seems to be going in the right direct, I've only owned it for 12 months.

I've owned TransCanada since 2009 and Enerplus since 2012, both keep adding to the family fortune. ;-D

I bought some earlier this year, Capital gains only about 7% so far but spitting out a nice dividend and green is better than red.

I sold the because I don't want to own BCE, frankly I think the bundling thing may have run its course. I don't like paying for things I don't use and suspect others feel the same.

I have a few others that are a work in progress. I recently bought a small position in (Lake Shore Gold) that is up a bit over 22%. I also bought back into my old fried HERO that promptly cost me nearly a dollar a share when they surprised on the down side. That one has been a wild ride and I'm way up overall so I'll hang on for now.

The excitement over the missing 777 (MH370) hasn't turned into big sales for Flyht yet so the stock has fallen back to twice what I paid for most of it. I did pare enough to book a bit over a $6K profit and I think things are going on behind the scenes. I still have a large position.

Other things going on including trying to figure out what to do with the cash from the two recent sales. There is enough for one large buy or two small ones.

Good luck to us all

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