Sector Expert: Colin Healey

Haywood Securities

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Colin Healey joined Haywood in 2008 as a mining associate focusing on the uranium, iron ore and coal sectors. Immediately prior to his arrival at Haywood, Healey worked at a major Canadian bank as an analyst structuring debt financing across a wide variety of industries. Prior to joining the finance industry seven years ago, he worked for eight years as quality manager in an ISO 17025-accredited laboratory that performed extensive assay and analysis work for major mining and precious metals refining companies. He holds a Master of Business Administration from the Schulich School of Business at York University, majoring in finance and investments, as well as a Bachelor of Commerce degree majoring in computer information systems and a technical diploma in mechanical engineering.



Recent Interviews

Colin Healey: Suppressed Uranium Price Shouldn't Keep Hedged Producers and Promising Explorers Down (11/4/14)
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Near-term oversupply is suppressing uranium prices but there are signs of upside movement, says Colin Healey, research analyst with Haywood Securities. In this interview with The Mining Report, he notes that non-discretionary buying in the uranium spot market returned in Q3/14 after a lengthy absence and that the 71 reactors being built around the world should support Haywood's long-term $75/lb uranium forecast. Healey also discusses companies suited to perform in the current market and beyond.

Colin Healey: Will Mining Stocks Follow Iron Ore's Price Climb? (2/19/13)

Last year's drop in iron ore prices made for a once-bitten, twice-shy market, but Colin Healey of Haywood Securities now sees upside opportunity in junior developers. But there's a catch: Iron ore projects often have big price tags, and investors need to be confident that a company can cover its costs. In this interview with The Metals Report, Healey discusses junior developers that look fit to reach the finish line and explains why partnerships are not financial cure-alls in the space.

Colin Healey: Which Uranium Stocks Will Rise on a Supply Shortfall? (2/14/13)

With energy demand looking up in China and Japan, both coal and uranium are likely to experience an uptick. But which producers will move with prices? Colin Healey of Haywood Securities weighs in on some names that are leveraged to spot prices in this interview with The Energy Report, explaining why it's time for investors to get excited again.

Recent Quotes

"NXE continues to demonstrate the potential of the high-grade A2 sub-zone to expand with its first resource update at Arrow in H2/16."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (6/21/16)
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"NXE's scintillating drill results near Arrow highlight the potential of a new area."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (6/13/16)
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"We believe NXE [to be] among the worldĺs most attractive acquisition targets."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (6/3/16)
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"Acquisition costs are deemed very attractive at ~US$12M equivalent in EFR stock."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (5/31/16)
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"NXE released off-scale results from all four shear zones and more high-potential assays are still pending."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (5/19/16)
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"Drilling in NXE's A2 sub-zone continues to intersect significant intervals of high-grade uranium mineralization."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (5/5/16)
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"Hole AR-16-78c4 appears to be one of the best drilled at NXE's Arrow."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (4/18/16)
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"NXE has identified what looks to be a new, very high-potential, high-grade A1 subzone at Arrow."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (4/14/16)
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"NXE controls the largest and most strategically important undeveloped high-grade uranium deposit in a world-class jurisdiction."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (3/30/16)
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"NXE's latest drill results demonstrate the huge scale of the Arrow deposit."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (3/15/16)
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"EFR has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Mesteña Uranium."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (3/8/16)
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"Four of the five assay results at NXE's Arrow zone returned significant high-grade intersections."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (3/8/16)
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"NXE's Arrow deposit is clearly positioned as the largest, undeveloped, high-grade resource in the Athabasca Basin."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (3/3/16)
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"EFR's ISR facilities are now fully licensed for uranium production."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (2/12/16)
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"NXE's Arrow zone is demonstrating real potential to grow beyond our estimates."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (2/9/16)
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"Six of NXE's first holes in 2016 intersected significant radioactivity."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (2/2/16)
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"Hole AR-15-62's result represents the best ever from NXE and Arrow."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (1/13/16)
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"We are initiating coverage of NXE with a Buy rating."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (11/9/15)
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"EFR has a strong balance sheet and a cash flow-neutral plan."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (9/30/15)
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"EFR continues its strategy of selling only into its favorably priced contract book."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (8/10/15)
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"EFR's Hank Unit final approval is a clear positive."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (7/21/15)
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"EFR's advancing permitting for Sheep Mountain is an obvious positive."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (7/16/15)
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"EFR solidifies its position as a larger U.S. producer."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (6/19/15)
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"DSF has secured a sales contract worth CA$5.5M."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (6/5/15)
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"In Q3/14, EFR sold 371.7 Klb U3O8 at a large premium to the spot price, generating $21.1 revenue."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (11/13/14)
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"In Q3/14, URE achieved a 21% QOQ increase in flow rate."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (11/4/14)
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"We like EFR because it's in the position to respond to recovering uranium prices."

The Mining Report Interview with Colin Healey (11/4/14)
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"FCU has drilled over 260 holes into its significant discovery at Patterson Lake South."

The Mining Report Interview with Colin Healey (11/4/14)
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"URZ is a new producer and it's set to deliver its first financial results since the company registered first sales of uranium in September."

The Mining Report Interview with Colin Healey (11/4/14)
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"URE's well fields have certainly been performing in excess of management expectations."

The Mining Report Interview with Colin Healey (11/4/14)
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"URZ's first sales from Nichols Ranch are a major milestone and could net $4M or more."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (9/16/14)
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"URZ has confirmed its capability to generate saleable uranium concentrate."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (9/2/14)
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"In the ramp-up through Q2/14, URZ reports production of 20 Klb U3O8."

— Colin Healey, Haywood Securities (8/12/14)
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