The time may be right for long-term investors to find winning bargains in natural gas, Intrepid...

|By:, SA News Editor

The time may be right for long-term investors to find winning bargains in natural gas, Intrepid Capital's Mark Travis says, listing Bill Barrett (BBG) and Patterson-UTI Energy (PTEN) as examples of stocks with solid balance sheets to go along with attractive valuations. But there's too much debt at Chesapeake (CHK): "Shareholders need to be aware that the bankers eat first."