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In other news, last week the TSX Venture Exchange released the “TSX Venture 50″ for 2012 which includes the 10 top performers in each of several activity sectors. In establishing this ranking of the 2250 registered companies, the Exchange assigns equal weighting to market capitalization growth, share price appreciation, trading volume and analyst coverage. Here are the top 10 companies in the Oil & Gas sector:
- Petrolia Inc. (PEA)
- Azabache Energy Inc. (AZA)
- WesternZagros Resources Ltd. (WZR)
- Americas Petrogas Inc. (BOE)
- Aroway Energy Inc. (ARW)
- Petro One Energy Corp. (POP)
- Compass Petroleum Ltd. (CPO)
- Painted Pony Petroleum Ltd. (PPY.A)
- Mart Resources Inc. (MMT)
- CGX Energy Inc. (OYL)
Before rushing out to take a position in any of these companies, please remember that past performance does not guarantee future results. Case in point is Bowood Energy who was part of the list last year, just take a look at the chart….
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