Validea John Neff Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 11/17/2017

Validea John Neff Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 11/17/2017
The following are today’s upgrades for Validea’s Low PE Investor model based on the published strategy of John Neff. This strategy looks for firms with persistent earnings growth that trade at a discount relative to their earnings growth and dividend yield. APPLE INC. ( AAPL ) is a large-cap growth stock in the Communications Equipment industry. The rating according to... Read More

European Stocks in the Doldrums After Positive Open, Strong Pound Weighs on FTSE 100 Index

European Stocks in the Doldrums After Positive Open, Strong Pound Weighs on FTSE 100 Index
European equity benchmarks opened mainly higher on Friday only to quickly fall into negative territory as a weaker greenback pushed the euro and pound sterling higher, the latter weighing heavily on London’s benchmark index. Around three quarters of the stocks listed on London’s key equity gauge, the FTSE 100, generate the majority of their revenue in foreign currencies. When the... Read More

Validea Joseph Piotroski Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 11/17/2017

Validea Joseph Piotroski Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 11/17/2017
The following are today’s upgrades for Validea’s Book/Market Investor model based on the published strategy of Joseph Piotroski. This value-quant strategy screens for high book-to-market stocks, and then separates out financially sound firms by looking at a host of improving financial criteria. FIDELITY & GUARANTY LIFE ( FGL ) is a small-cap value stock in the Insurance (Life) industry. The... Read More

Validea David Dreman Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 11/17/2017

Validea David Dreman Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 11/17/2017
The following are today’s upgrades for Validea’s Contrarian Investor model based on the published strategy of David Dreman. This contrarian strategy finds the most unpopular mid- and large-cap stocks in the market and looks for improving fundamentals. NEWELL BRANDS INC ( NWL ) is a large-cap value stock in the Personal & Household Prods. industry. The rating according to our... Read More

Forget Dividend Yield: This is the Real Way to Pick a Dividend Stock

Forget Dividend Yield: This is the Real Way to Pick a Dividend Stock
Nearly every investor can benefit from holding a few dividend stocks . Picking stocks for their dividends allows you to build up a lovely passive income stream: With a non-dividend stock you don’t get any profit until you sell it, but a well-chosen dividend stock will keep on pumping out dividends quarter after quarter. Unfortunately, not all so-called dividend stocks... Read More

Validea Benjamin Graham Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 11/17/2017

Validea Benjamin Graham Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 11/17/2017
The following are today’s upgrades for Validea’s Value Investor model based on the published strategy of Benjamin Graham. This deep value methodology screens for stocks that have low P/B and P/E ratios, along with low debt and solid long-term earnings growth. CATO CORP ( CATO ) is a small-cap stock in the Retail (Apparel) industry. The rating according to our... Read More