Stephen Simpson, CFA
Long only, growth at reasonable price, value, research analyst

Paladin Energy Increasingly Leveraged To A Uranium Price Recovery

(Editor's Note: Investors should be mindful of the risks of transacting in illiquid securities such as PALAY. Paladin's listings in Australia and Canada, PDN.AX and PDN.TO, offer stronger liquidity.)

I haven't been very bullish at all about the prospects for uranium miners, as I believe investors have overestimated the near-term impact of Japan's plans to restart its nuclear reactors and China's intentions to add nuclear power. I'm not surprised, then, that uranium spot prices have broken through $30/lb, nor that Paladin Energy (OTCPK:PALAY)(PDN.TO) shares have fallen another 15% or so since my last article.

Like Ur-Energy (NYSEMKT:URG), I believe Paladin remains a very highly leveraged play on virtually any good news in the uranium sector. Paladin...

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