John Lovoi continues to purchase shares of Lynden Energy Corp. He now controls 14,007,100 shares as of 11/26/12. It appears that another 1 million shares traded today in one transaction and could possibly be another insider purchase. Given the recent activity around Mitchell Ranch by Firewheel Energy and around the Tubb area by various companies drilling in the Fusselman, Lynden's land is becoming more and more desirable. Obviously, JVL Advisors is a believer.
Here is an updated acreage/valuation analysis that shows the huge potential for Lynden!
Acreage Low Mid High
West Martin/WF 4,108 $20k/acre $27.5k/acre $35k/acre
Tubb 2,401 $30k/acre $35k/acre $40k/acre
Mitchell Ranch 34,150 $5k/acre $7.5k/acre $10k/acre
Total $325 M $453 M $581 M
John Lovoi has extensive experience in research covering the oil industry as head of Morgan Stanley's Global Oil and Gas investment banking practice. By these calculations, Lynden is worth several times its current market cap and could be worth $2 to $4/share. Thhis may be the reason why John Lovoi is buying is such large quantities.