is an investment research web site that provides stock analysis and screens and model portfolios based on the investment strategies of history’s best investors. On Validea, users can screen for stocks that meet one or many of the site’s Guru Strategies, follow model portfolios of top-rated securities, or analyze stocks using more than ten in-depth guru fundamental and quantitative investment methods.

Validea’s strategies are based on books written by or about 12 Wall Street legends, including those mentioned below. Their investing styles range from deep value strategies to growth and growth-at-a-reasonable price approaches. Click the links below to get more detail on each of Validea’s guru-based investing models. 

To learn more about the research and tools on the Validea research sites, please take a few minutes to watch the site demonstration videos (narrated by John P. Reese, founder and CEO of Validea).

In addition to Validea’s flagship US research site, the firm also offers it’s tools and models through two worldwide sites – Validea Canada and Valida South Africa. Validea Canada analyzes and screens for stocks on the Toronto Stock Exchange and Validea South Africa analyzes and screens for stocks on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.


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