wikinvest Sr. Director
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If you're like me, your stock news feed is dominated by a few large companies, usually in the tech space.
Apple (AAPL) is going to do this. Microsoft (MSFT) should do that. Amazon (AMZN) is planning to release a (fill in the blank) "killer".
And if you are unlucky enough to have Herbalife (HLF) in your watch list, your news feed will be quickly turned into the... read more
Magic Formula Investing (MFI),
as described by hedge fund manager Joel Greenblatt in
The Little Book that Beats the Market, consists of ranking stocks by earnings yield
(cheap) and return on capital (quality), adding the rankings together, and buying from the
resulting lists. Below are stocks that have moved into, and dropped out of, 3 of the MFI screens
used by... read more
One of my favorite things about the Magic Formula? Investing (MFI) strategy is that, with some parameters, you can use it to find interesting stocks in any kind of niche you want.
Looking for large, safe, dividend-paying stocks? No problem, just run a screen with a high minimum market cap and scan the results for dividend payers.
Looking for tiny, overlooked micro-caps... read more