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Heavy oil has its day

Now that it's no longer stuck with steep differentials, the commodity is on its way to its best year ever. Here's how investors can play it >

When he was younger, Max Fawcett wanted to make a mint in the markets. Now as the managing editor of Alberta Venture he gets to write about them. Close enough, right? He can be reached at mfawcett@albertaventure.com

Encana is building a war chest – but for what?

The company has built up almost $7 billion in cash. How, and where, will it get spent?  >

by Max Fawcett

WestJet shares continue to soar

Also: Rob Lauzon brings two under-the-radar oil and gas names to Market Call  >

by Max Fawcett

Athabasca Oil gets its money – now what?

Also, why natural gas bulls should be excited about the upcoming winter (and why the rest of us probably shouldn't)  >

by Max Fawcett

Brent Crude: Is the real risk to the upside?

That's certainly what a recent geopolitical development (and no, it's not the one you're thinking of) has one market watcher worried about. Also, two small-cap picks from Bruce Campbell  >

by Max Fawcett

The pause that refreshes

Sprott's Eric Nuttall thinks the easy money's been made for this year, and he's raising cash in preparation for the next opportunity. Should you do the same? Also, notes on Tourmaline Oil, PanTerra Resource and Whitecap Resources  >

by Max Fawcett

Arcan and Aspenleaf deal gets rejected

The real question, both for bond and shareholders: where does Arcan go from here?  >

by Max Fawcett

Orange Capital takes a run at Bellatrix

A New York hedge fund has set its sights on one of the energy sector's most undervalued names. Now, the fun starts  >

by Max Fawcett

One up, one down

Two market darlings saw brisk trading in their shares after they announced their second quarter results - for better and worse  >

by Max Fawcett

Kelt Exploration beats estimates

The gas-weighted producer and analyst's darling has sold off lately. Is it time to buy back in? Also, Legacy Oil + Gas's results and a few words about that correction we're all waiting for from David Rosenberg  >

by Max Fawcett
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