2 Strategies to Find Leading Value Stocks

The two strategies that I use to find consistent winning stocks involve evaluating sales and book value. I prefer sales and book value rather than earnings, because earnings fluctuate wildly and are often engineered, using an endless system of “adjustments.” Valuations based on or...
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Market View

The market uptrend holds but the current rally is showing some signs of maturing, with nearly all averages holding at just-achieved record highs. Indicator charts remain bullish but also show movement to their prior overbought top levels. That points to increased risk. While conditions...
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Panera Bread Co. (PNRA)

“While restaurant food on balance is far less nutritious than home-cooked meals, Americans now spend half their food money eating out while consuming more than twice as many calories at restaurants than at home. ... For investors, we looked for food companies with potential...
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Two ETFs You Should Own

The worst of the European crisis has passed. While many of the overleveraged countries on the continent still have major problems to solve, the European Central Bank’s actions last year have succeeded in keeping the monetary union together. And with uncertainty surrounding the fate...
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My Predictions for the Stock Market

Forecasting complex events is impossible. Investing on the basis of anyone's forecast is dicey. You're an individual investor and the one advantage you have over institutional behemoths is your ability to jump in or out of a position quickly. If you give up agility,...
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