Paulsen, Long A Bull, Sees Trouble Ahead For US Stocks

While many are touting the advantages the US has on the rest of the world right now, Wells Capital’s Jim Paulsen says that he’ll be underweighting US equities in the New Year.
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Good Gifts vs. Good Stocks

With the holiday season in full force, a myriad of hot products are at the forefront of the retail world. But Validea CEO John Reese says not to make the mistake of thinking a good product always equals a good stock.

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Industry Rankings: RVs Are Rolling

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 using the value index. 

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Guru Strategy Ratings: CAT, PNC 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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The Graham Strategy: Value and Safety Make for Big Returns

Every other issue of the Validea Hot List newsletter examines in detail one of John P. Reese’s computerized Guru Strategies. This latest issue looks at the Benjamin Graham-inspired strategy, up 12.4% annualized since its mid-2003 inception vs. 6.6% for the S&P 500. Below is an excerpt from the newsletter, along with several top-scoring stock ideas from the Graham-based investment strategy.

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Industry Rankings: Financial Services on the Rise

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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Timeless Advice From Two Investing Legends

Good investing advice is timeless, which is why this Wall Street Week with Louis Rukeyser interview with investing legends Peter Lynch and Sir John Templeton is well worth a listen more than two decades after it occurred.

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