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.
While many bears have said that a boom in share buybacks has been a drag on growth and a way of masking weak earnings and revenues, top strategist Kenneth Fisher says that’s nonsense.
Every other issue of The Validea Hot List newsletter examines in detail one of John Reese’s computerized Guru Strategies. This latest issue looks at the Joseph Piotroski-inspired strategy. Below is an excerpt from the newsletter, along with several top-scoring stock ideas from the Piotroski-based investment strategy.
For years we’ve been hearing about how China and other emerging markets have surpassed the US as the driver of global growth. But in an interview with WealthTrack, top-rated economist Nancy Lazar says several factors have the US back in its role as the driver of global economic growth and China lagging.
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.
Marc Faber of the Gloom, Boom & Doom Report doesn’t see much he likes in the global economy right now. “I think it’s quite funny because everywhere you go, up to a little while ago, there was great optimism about this recovering the global economy when in fact Europe is not recovering and in fact it is slowing down,” Faber tells FOX Business Network.