Financial News Archive

New Value Opportunities Selling below PE 12.5 May 19, 2014

What stocks are on sale this week? One method to try to answer this question is to look for stocks that recently started trading below a Price to Earnings (PE) ratio of 12.5.  Why 12.5?  A PE of 12.5 is the same as an earnings yield of 8%, which provides a decent return given an approximately

New Value Opportunities Selling below PE 12.5 May 12, 2014

What stocks are on sale this week? One method to try to answer this question is to look for stocks that recently started trading below a Price to Earnings (PE) ratio of 12.5.  Why 12.5?  A PE of 12.5 is the same as an earnings yield of 8%, which provides a decent return given an approximately

New Value Opportunities Selling below PE 12.5 May 5, 2014

What stocks are on sale this week? One method to try to answer this question is to look for stocks that recently started trading below a Price to Earnings (PE) ratio of 12.5.  Why 12.5?  A PE of 12.5 is the same as an earnings yield of 8%, which provides a decent return given an approximately

Current Stocks with the Highest Employee Growth

We recently looked at the impact of employment growth on stock returns over the past 14 years. Today, I decided to share with you a list of the publicly traded companies with market caps of over $500 million with the highest employee growth. Those stocks are as follows: Company Name Ticker % Empl Growth Current

Weekly Stock Sale – New Value Opportunities April 27, 2014

What stocks are on sale this week? One method to try to answer this question is to look for stocks that recently started trading below a Price to Earnings (PE) ratio of 12.5.  Why 12.5?  A PE of 12.5 is the same as an earnings yield of 8%, which provides a decent return given an approximately

Distribution of Stocks by PE

There is a lot of talk recently that stocks might be getting expensive. Stock prices have climbed since 2009, so it is definitely reasonable to start questioning stock valuations. I’m starting to have some trouble finding obviously undervalued stocks. I thought a quick way to check on the scarcity of value opportunities would be to

Markets closing early today for 4th of July

In observance of Independence Day here in the United States, the securities exchanges will close early today. The markets will close at 1:00pm ET on Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012. Exchanges will also be closed on Wednesday, July 4th, 2012. Enjoy your 4th of July!

What’s Hot at Value Investing News This Week

Here’s a list of the top stories this week at Value Investing News based on the number of times the story was shared on top social media sites: Buy and Hold Has Failed: So What is the Best Investment Strategy? Top Finance People to Follow on Twitter: Market Folly’s Alpha List Should the Price I Paid Affect

Most Shared Value Investing News Stories of the Week

Here’s a list of the top stories this week at Value Investing News based on the number of times the story was shared on top social media sites: Aim for the Middle Works if Small, Fails if Large What We’re Reading ~ 5/31/2012 Warren Buffett’s Stock Buying Secret Revealed What We’re Reading ~ 6/6/12 Presence

Most Shared Value Investing News – St. Patrick’s Week 2012

Here’s a list of the most shared articles posted on Value Investing News this past week: Great Warren Buffett / Berkshire Hathaway Resources Why George Soros Owns Comverse Technology (CMVT): Stock of the Week Third Point’s 2011 Letter: Rationale for Owning UniCredit, Skyworks, Abercrombie & More Ratios for evaluating turnarounds A Value Investor’s Take on