Friday, November 11, 2016

Contact Energy: Buy Now!



Chart forContact Energy Ltd (CEN.NZ)

Contact Energy is a screaming buy at the moment - I dont say this cause I am a shareholder, I say it because it represents value.

Its going down - the share price - for no good reason - ok well interest rates - and the time to buy it is now.

Later on if you do think you can pick the market, I cant.

You just cant beat this energy company - I would buy some more but I have no dollars left.



CEN @ Share Investor

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Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Sky City: Chinese Invasion?

I don't know whether the latest Chinese foray into foreigners taking business off them by Arresting 18 Aussies in China but the following is Morningstar's reaction to yesterday's news.

Do with it what you will.


Detention of Crown Employees in China Elevates Risks for All Australian and New Zealand Casinos

Chinese authorities' detention of executive vice president VIP International Jason O'Connor and 17 other Crown Resorts employees has clear negative implications for the company, as well as for Star Entertainment and SkyCity Entertainment. Unfortunately, estimating the extent of the impact is almost impossible at this stage, particularly as the reasons for the detention remain unclear.

What is clear is the elevated risk profile for all these operators' exposure to the Chinese high roller market. In fiscal 2016, 27% of Crown's normalised group revenue was generated from the VIP market, 28% for Star and 15% for SkyCity. It is no exaggeration to say that this VIP market is dominated by Chinese patrons. While margins for this segment are lower than the main floor gaming business, VIP is an important driver of all these casino companies' long-term growth plans.

Indeed, Chinese high rollers are a major plank underpinning Crown's AUD 2.0 billion Sydney casino project, Star's AUD 2.2 billion investment (across STAR Sydney, Jupiters Gold Coast, Queen's Wharf Brisbane) and SkyCity's NZD 1.0 billion capital spending (across Auckland and Adelaide).

While the latest development in China vindicates our high uncertainty ratings for the casino companies under our coverage, we have maintained their fair value estimates at this stage (AUD 14.50 for Crown, AUD 4.00 for Star, NZD 4.40 for SkyCity).

We are reluctant to make a snap judgment on the impact of the Crown employee detention on the intrinsic value that we have on all these casino operators. There will clearly be an impact on earnings if there are any tightening restrictions on how their employees can promote Australia's "tourism appeal" to Chinese high rollers without directly marketing the group's casinos. However, much of this is merely conjecture at this point and certainly forms no basis to change our moat ratings for Crown (narrow), Star (none) and SkyCity (narrow).




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Monday, October 10, 2016

Contact Energy: Buying on the Horizon


Chart forContact Energy Ltd (CEN.NZ)

Contact Energy is revisiting areas of value not seen since around March of this year when it was trading @ around $4.50.

Seems its suffering from a total lack of interest by most but not by this careful watcher.

With a steady stream of divs and perhaps a special div to come in the future this makes Contact a watch on this boys list with a buy at anything below $4.60.

A special note stocks are likely to remain cheap and get cheaper as the US Elections approach with an unfortunate win by Clinton looking good for a climb back in stock prices - she is funded by Wall Street.  



 CEN @ Share Investor

Share Price Alert: Contact Energy Ltd 8
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Contact Energy look set to gain customers
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Not so fast Davy Boy
Still Watching Contact Energy
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MarketWatch: Contact Energy - June 2009
MarketWatch: Contact Energy - Jan 2009
Contact Energy looks bright during dark times
Share Investor's 2009 Stock Picks
Follow the Monopoly Board

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Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Sky City: Time to Double Down


Chart forSkycity Entertainment Group Ltd (SKC.NZ)

Sky City really hasn't been in the news much but for the wrong reasons. 

Let's see if we can redress that somewhat. 

I see it as a good - not great - long term investment - I've held it for 15 years.

In that time it has paid good dividends and will really pay off - or not - in the next 3 years. Once all that building in central Auckland and Adelaide is completed.

The other thing thing, is this makes the stock ripe for the plucking.

With that in mind last week I sunk money into 20,000 shares on top of the Share Investors Portfolio @ $4.55 and considered I got it on a low compared with the chart a mere few months ago.

I'll keep followers  aware of any developments.



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