OpenText gets upgraded to “Buy” at Cormark


A pullback in the price of OpenText (TSX:OTC, TSE:OTC, Nasdaq:OTEX) has made it a more appealing investment, says Cormark analyst Richard Tse. In a research update to clients today, Tse upgraded his rating on OpenText to “Buy” from his previous “Market Perform” and revised his one year target price on the company’s stock to (all […]

Were Arctic climate change researchers murdered, as Cambridge professor suggests?

Peter Wadhams.

Three researchers studying climate change in the Arctic may have been murdered, says a high-ranking U.K. educator who studied in Canada during the 1970s. Peter Wadhams, a Professor of Ocean Physics and Head of the Polar Ocean Physics Group in the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge dropped a bombshell to […]

How a BlackBerry that doesn’t make phones would work

BlackBerry CEO John Chen says his phone isn't ringing with offers to buy the company.

A widely reported item this week was BlackBerry (TSX:BB, TSE:BB, Nasdaq:BBRY) CEO John Chen’s admission that the Canadian company could get out of the smartphone business entirely. In an interview with Bloomberg, Chen said that at very least the company will stop trying to compete at the low end of the market. “It’ll be a […]

Celestica rises after agreeing to sell property for $137 million


Shares of Celestica (TSX:CLS, TSE:CLS, NYSE:CLS) are up today after the company reported its second quarter results and said it would part ways with some valuable property. In its Q2, 2015, the company earned (U.S.) $24.2-million on revenue of $1.42-billion, down 4 per cent from the same period last year. “Celestica delivered a solid second […]

Pressure on Patient Home Monitoring’s stock should soon subside, says Mackie


A conference call to introduce new execs of Patient Home Monitoring (TSXV:PHM, CVE:PHM) should help calm the market’s somewhat frazzled nerves on the story, says Mackie Research Capital analyst Russell Stanley. Shares of Patient Home Monitoring have been under pressure since July 13, when the company announced it had appointed Casey Hoyt as CEO and […]

theScore is a great buy right now, says Mackie

theScore Chairman and CEO John Levy.

The volatility that has taken place in theScore’s (TSXV:SCR, CVE:SCR) stock since the company reported its third quarter results presents an opportunity for investors, says Mackie Research Capital analyst Nikhil Thadani. On July 16, theScore reported its Q3, 2015 results. The company lost $3.97-million on revenue of $3.2-million, a topline that was up 60% over […]

Take Telus over Rogers, says Euro Pacific Canada’s Rob Goff


Upcoming second quarter results aren’t likely to sway Euro Pacific Canada analyst Rob Goff’s views on Rogers Communications (TSX:RCI.B). On Thursday, Rogers will report its Q2, 2015 results. Goff thinks Rogers will earn $0.72 a share on revenue of $3.425-billion. Consensus has the company earning $0.78 a share on a $3.356-billion topline. The analyst thinks […]