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David Popowich

Macquarie Capital Markets

David Popowich has covered Canadian-listed international explorers and producers for Macquarie Securities in Calgary since September 2009. He has worked in the investment industry with Tristone Capital, prior to its sale to Macquarie, since February 2006.




Recent Interviews

Who's Afraid of Middle East Oil? Not David Popowich (8/16/12) Some companies will go wherever the oil isŚeven if that means venturing into war-torn areas. Junior explorers ahead of the game can generate major shareholder value for investors who don't place a circle-slash over the entire Middle East. If you're ready to enter the fray, Macquarie Capital Markets Analyst David Popowich can help you plan your attack. Get his debriefing on Egypt, Kurdistan and which junior explorers to watch for in this exclusive interview with The Energy Report.

Recent Quotes

"WZR is funded and focused on development." (3/14/14) WesternZagros Resources Ltd. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"NZ has closed the acquisition of upstream and midstream assets from Origin Energy." (10/30/13) New Zealand Energy Corp. - David Popowich, Macquarie Equity Research Moreá>

"Initial results from WZR's testing at Kurdamir-3 appear positive." (7/18/13) WesternZagros Resources Ltd. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"WZR remains one of our top picks in Canada and internationally." (6/6/13) WesternZagros Resources Ltd. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"Even with an oil cut of 20%, NZ initially could produce ~100 bblpd." (4/4/13) New Zealand Energy Corp. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"We view WZR as a top speculative pick and reiterate our Outperform rating." (2/26/13) WesternZagros Resources Ltd. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"We reiterate our Outperform rating for WZR." (1/28/13) WesternZagros Resources Ltd. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"The block award increases NZ's dominant footprint in New Zealand's only producing basin." (12/11/12) New Zealand Energy Corp. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

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"We see NZ as a well-run, well-capitalized company." (12/3/12) New Zealand Energy Corp. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"WRZ remains our top speculative pick." (11/19/12) WesternZagros Resources Ltd. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"We are increasing our target price for TGL, which is positioned for growth in years to come." (11/9/12) TransGlobe Energy Corp. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"TGL remains a top pick of our international E&P coverage." (10/12/12) TransGlobe Energy Corp. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"POE is adequately funded to maintain exploration and development." (9/30/12) Pan Orient Energy Corp. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"POE's valuation is well supported by cash." (8/23/12) Pan Orient Energy Corp. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"TGL grew production 22% even through the peak of Egypt's revolution." (8/16/12) TransGlobe Energy Corp. - The Energy Report Interview with David Popowich Moreá>

"WZR, our top pick in Kurdistan, is sitting on a potential billion-barrel discovery." (8/16/12) WesternZagros Resources Ltd. - The Energy Report Interview with David Popowich Moreá>

"TGL remains a top pick in our International E&P coverage list." (8/10/12) TransGlobe Energy Corp. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"WZR gained a reputable, deep-pocketed partner with extensive technical expertise." (8/2/12) WesternZagros Resources Ltd. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"WZR is preparing to drill stem test the Cretaceous Shiranish formation in the Kurdamir-2 exploration well." (7/26/12) WesternZagros Resources Ltd. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"TGL is set to resume high-impact exploration in Q3/12." (7/13/12) TransGlobe Energy Corp. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"POE is a 'deep value' stock." (7/9/12) Pan Orient Energy Corp. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"TGL is on track for another record quarter of production." (6/12/12) TransGlobe Energy Corp. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"POE has interesting conventional production and reserve growth potential." (5/24/12) Pan Orient Energy Corp. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"TGL has a healthy balance sheet." (5/7/12) TransGlobe Energy Corp. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"TGL has a strong balance sheet and a history of under-promising and over-delivering." (4/27/12) TransGlobe Energy Corp. - David Popowich, Macquarie Capital Markets Moreá>

"The increase in resources is a strong indication of the potential for WZR at the Kurdamir block." (4/23/12) WesternZagros Resources Ltd. - David Popowich, Moreá>

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