Value Stocks That Pass a Classic Screen
There's nothing like a doing some research in front of the fire on a cold day -- and not the kind of fire that was consuming parts of Athens over the weekend. Friday's column focused on Ben Graham's "Stock Selection Criteria for the Defensive Investor," the results of which were fairly compelling despite the small number of names that met the criteria.
This weekend's research was focused on identifying current candidates. While stock screens are not always consistently successful, building and following screens that reflect your investment philosophy can be helpful. Over time, you will get a sense of what works and what does not, as well as what criteria need to be fine-tuned....488 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.
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