Where A Bond Guru Is Finding Value

Top bond fund manager Stephen Smith thinks that three key factors — oil’s decline, interest rate declines, and tumbling non-US currencies — will lead to better-than-expected global growth.

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Guru Strategy Ratings: FOSL, ACN, RJF All on the Move

Each week, we take a look at which stocks John P. Reese’s Validea.com Guru Strategy computer models have newfound interest in, and which they have soured on. Here’s a look at some of the stocks John’s strategies have upgraded or downgraded today.

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Druckenmiller Says Very Unhappy Ending May Await Investors

Retired star hedge fund manager Stanley Druckenmiller says investors should be wary because the Federal Reserve’s loose money policies have yet to come home to roost.

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The “Time Correction”

For some time now, a number of strategists have been saying we may be headed for a correction. Charles Schwab’s Liz Ann Sonders says we may be getting one — without the market decline usually associated with a correction.
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Fisher On False Fears, And False Hopes

Top strategist Kenneth Fisher says that he is keen on European stocks because of “false fears” in the region, while he is down on Japanese stocks because of “false hopes” there.
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Industry Rankings: Home Improvement Stocks Showing Strength Across The Board

Every day, Validea uses John Reese’s Guru Strategy investing models to rank dozens of industries using a myriad of financial and fundamental data. The rankings include a value index, a growth index, and an overall index that takes both growth and value factors into account. Here’s a look at some of the current top-rated industries.

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Why Good Investors Like Bad “Vacation Spots”

If you’re looking for good vacation ideas, you should look for places with positive reviews on any number of websites that offer ratings on hotels, restaurants, and activities. If you want to make money in stocks, however, Validea CEO John Reese says to seek out some unloved “one-star” locales.

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