Finding Stocks to Suit Your Style

That age-old argument raised its head around Chez Melvin yesterday. Do I buy the best or the worst stocks? Do I want the high-P/E stocks that everyone talks about or the low-P/E stocks? Do I want to own the most exciting companies that have sexy new products, or stocks none of us have ever heard of? Which works better, momentum or value?

I have addressed this subject in this past, and better minds than mine have also tackled it. The research section at LSV Asset Management's website is full of scholarly articles on the subject. Well-known super-quant investor Cliff Asness has done some spectacular work on the value-vs.-momentum conundrum on his website....671 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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