A Long-Term Value Investing Strategy

Yesterday three American professors, Eugene Fama, Robert Shiller and Lars Peter Hansen, won the 2013 Nobel Prize in economics for their research on asset price movement. The three don’t work together—to the contrary, they’ve actually developed some competing theories. One economist commented that Nobel...
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Anworth Mortgage Asset Corp. (ANH)

Yesterday’s Dividend Digest looked at the effects of May’s “tapering” discussion on income investments of all types, including most mortgage-related investments. Today, The Prudent Speculator Editor John Buckingham recommends a REIT that felt some of that effect in May, making it a good value It...
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Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. (TMO)

Today, The Prudent Speculator Editor John Buckingham recommends selling a big winner, and a recent SmallCapInvestor PRO recommendation may be acquired. Sell Alert: Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. (TMO) TMO was recommended by The Prudent Speculator at $44.69 in Investment Digest issue 709, dated December 14, 2011. “Wanting to a..
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BB&T Corp. (BBT)

As Editor of The Prudent Speculator, John Buckingham pursues long-term investment success by buying undervalued and reasonably priced stocks that provide good dividend income. He just added to his portfolio’s holdings of the stock below. “BB&T Corp. (BBT $31 NYSE) provides commercial and private banking services to customers on...
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Briggs & Stratton Corp. (BGG)

In today’s Daily Alert, The Prudent Speculator Editor John Buckingham recommends taking profits on Briggs & Stratton Corp. (BGG), recommended at $14.35 in Dividend Digest issue 229, dated October 12, 2011. “Content with the 39% rebound in 2012 and the 16% gains this year, thinking...
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Sell Alert: Nucor Corp. (NUE)

In today’s Daily Alert, The Prudent Speculator Editor John Buckingham recommends selling a previous Dividend Digest recommendation. NUE was recommended by The Prudent Speculator at $41.29 in Dividend Digest issue 219, dated December 8, 2010. “The valuation becoming a bit stretched, with our Target Price not too many dollars above where the shares been...
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Kohl’s Corp. (KSS)

In today’s Daily Alert, The Prudent Speculator Editor John Buckingham introduces a value-priced retail stock with a 2.9% yield. “Kohl’s Corp. (KSS, $44) operates family-oriented department stores offering moderately priced apparel, footwear, accessories and home goods. The company is based in Wisconsin and its are...
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Stock Market Crash Course: A New Rally

In today's Stock Market Crash Course, we hear from several experts who think Thursday and Friday's action was the start of a new rally, including Investors Intelligence's John Gray, Cabot Option Trader's Rick Pendergraft and Joseph Cotton of Cotton's Technically Speaking. In addition, Prudent...
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The Prudent Speculator on Value Investing

Today's Investment of the Week features the second installment in our occasional series of interviews with contributors to the Dick Davis Digests. This week, I'm talking to John Buckingham, chief investment officer at Al Frank Asset Management and editor of The Prudent Speculator. what...
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