Beware of 'Earnings Torpedos'

We had split duties at Chez Melvin this weekend. The wife dedicated her time to seeing how much fall and Halloween decor she could get into the yard (she is the reason the displays are out so early), and I did research while watching sports. Although I had the disappointment of the Orioles playing themselves out of contention for the wild card in the American League, I did make some interesting discoveries that might help us make some money in the stock market, and the Ravens won rather convincingly.

As I have mentioned, I am something of a geek. Once I finished running stock screens and checking the stocks in my portfolio for any important fundamental changes, I surfed business-school websites for new papers or research articles that might contain significant information to help us as investors...637 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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