Digging Deep for Bargains

The earnings reports are coming fast and furious, as we enter the busiest week of earnings season. So far, earnings have been solid but not spectacular, and nothing has swayed me from my stance that the market is either fairly valued or slightly overvalued at current levels.

This is one reason I continue to plumb the few sectors and stocks that have significantly underperformed over the past couple of years for some hidden gems. Last year at this time Alcoa (AA) was a great example of an unloved stock when it was trading at less than $8 a share. As sentiment has turned and the company's business fundamentals improved significantly, the stock has more than doubled over the past 12 months....503 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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