James Catlin

Editor's Choice

  • Become a Drillionaire

    By James Catlin - March 27, 2013 | Tickers: APC, CHK, DVN | Editor's Choice

    The United States has recently grasped that it sits atop some of the largest natural gas deposits in the world. These largely untapped resources have the potential to alter the energy landscape domestically and abroad.

    Demand for this commodity has increased substantially over the years.

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    Some major developments have recently been taking place in two very important end use points for natural gas.  In 2007 the total consumed for transportation more »

  • What to Buy and Sell as the Market Climbs

    By James Catlin - February 25, 2013 | Tickers: AIG, NFLX, V | Editor's Choice

    Recently the Dow Jones has been flirting with 5 year highs.  While the run has been great it has left some of my favorite companies looking a bit expensive.  It has also made it far more difficult to find buying opportunities.  Here I will examine two companies that I believe are in danger of becoming too expensive and one buying opportunity that I believe represents great value.


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  • Big Profits from Big Discounts

    By James Catlin - January 11, 2013 | Tickers: DSW, ROST, TJX | Editor's Choice

    The financial downturn in 2008 was a blessing in disguise for a few very lucky companies.  Families that once shopped exclusively at high end department stores made their way to discount retailers.  Saving money was not only necessary but becoming fashionable.  Discounters experienced a rebirth as consumers clamored for deals.  Fast forward to the end of 2012 and many of these customers have yet to return to their old habits more »