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Confusion Reigns....

Have they or haven’t they struck oil? The great debate continues.

News and rumour continue to circulate as to whether RKH have or haven’t found oil. Last week rumours were circulating of NO significant oil shows. Indeed it was a mixed bag of metaphors with the company maintaining and holding a “quietly confident wait and see” stance. Lots of news out there coming from various sources some credible some less credible. A week last Sunday we got wind of no Oil shows as of yet. Last Thursday we received news of charged cores this morning I spoke to a source who intimated 25 metres of oil! Last week again we were told that it’s all about data and delineation of Sealion. So what’s the position? Well there’s no doubt that confusion reigns supreme. It’s to be remembered that RKH are drilling in the South Atlantic and are to all intents and purposes isolated. The nearest land being the Falkland Islands, not exactly the hub of commerce and communication. Sheep and soldiers aren’t the most clued up when it comes to oil exploration.

The present appraisal drill is located 4km away from the main discovery area. There’s NO DOUBT that there’s some form of oil about to be discovered the question for investors is how much? Oil shows can vary from hydrocarbon traces to an oil column/s. The dilemma  that needs to be answered is what will the news divulge? RKH are currently trading well below true value due to the current Global economic fiasco. They are now below their 12 month lowest point. Well funded, well resourced, healthy assets, excellent Board with broker targets far in excess of where they now stand. They will rise back up as will the majority of company’s with good fundamentals/assets/cash etc. It’s a question of time.

There in lies the great Rockhopper debate!



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  1. B0GiE-uk- says:

    Dan, any guesses as to when the markets might turn? September maybe? Perhaps you could write an article on your views when the ii’s will regain confidence?

  2. tsubie says:

    Not much meat on the bones of that post BMD. Look forward to some analysis in these volatile times.

    • Brokerman says:

      What are you doing posting on here tsubie? Aren’t you BANNED?
      Can’t stay away eh! Addicted to the BMD Blog!


  3. OILBUG says:

    Thanks Dan

    Hub on twitter sounded very positive too !

    I must how the hell are we at this price even with world events and be lucky to get even back to £2.50 on really positive 25m suggested.

    Also any developments on the 3D rns ?

    good work as normal Dan !!!!!

  4. Nevlar says:

    Trouble is with oil close to 80$ a barrel it’s no longer economic to exract oil from the Falklands so until oil turns all the oilies in the Falklands will continue to fall!

  5. OILBUG says:

    WELL DONE DAN !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    SEA LION COMMERCIAL !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  6. Jimbo says:

    Roll on 10 pounds a share once SL is fully appraised….Been in since 50p and still buying strong at these prices

  7. Mr J Wadsworth says:

    Top call Daniel. There was oil as you said the question was just how much oil! It’s now a commercial discovery.
    Thanks for all the help you have given PI’s I nearly sold yesterday but managed to hang on after reading your yarn. Am i glad I did I bought@171 an was suffering a loss am now in profit.

  8. Barnstonpickle says:

    Its a laugh a minute on iii Dan apparently you called a “duster”
    Its such a shame that these muppets post such blatant lies they must be green wiv envy at your success pal!
    Well done Danno excellent call. “There’s oil there the question is how much?” Excellent post and spot on.