Industry Rankings: Gurus’ Strategies Say Recreational Products Looking Good

Every day, Validea.com 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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The Investor’s Diving Board Dilemma

To jump or to tiptoe, that is the question.

In a recent piece for the New York Times, Jeff Sommer looks at the issue of whether investors looking to deploy a large chunk of capital in the market are better off doing it all at once or bit by bit.

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Warren Pieces: How To Deal With Mr. Market

A periodic look through the archives of the greatest investor in history

In Berkshire Hathaway’s 1987 Letter to Shareholders, Warren Buffett talked about what he learned from the great Benjamin Graham regarding stock price movements. Below is an excerpt from the letter.

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