The energy sector is full of niche players like Heckmann and CARBO Ceramics, but if you are looking for an under-the-radar company that is currently undervalued then you need to look at Denbury Resources. This tremendous company is the leader in tertiary oil recover and currently has more than 1 billion barrels of oil reserve potential. Trading at 1.6 times tangible book value, Denbury is about as cheap as they come.
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