Tim Melvin

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Tim Melvin is a writer from Windermere, Fla. In addition to writing about the markets, he manages accounts for family and friends. He has written serveral articles and collaborated on several investment books. Prior to striking out on his own he spent 20 years a stockbroker, the last 15 as a Vice President of Investments with a regional firm in the Mid Atlantic area. He specializes in deep value investing as well as special situations and activist stocks, and is the author of the Junior Chamber Course on Value Investing, as well as numerous articles in various publications on the subject of value investing, the stock market and the world around us.

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Tim Melvin

 | Apr 23, 2014 | 2:00 PM EDT

This is probably the least important number in all of finance.

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Tim Melvin

 | Apr 22, 2014 | 2:30 PM EDT

Beware of dividend-paying blue-chip stocks right now.

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Tim Melvin

 | Apr 21, 2014 | 12:00 PM EDT

The Piotroski F-score can help you find super-cheap stocks that offer upside.

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Tim Melvin

 | Apr 17, 2014 | 1:00 PM EDT

Value investors need to dig deep for good deals.

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Tim Melvin

 | Apr 16, 2014 | 4:30 PM EDT

Specifically, Walter Schloss.

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Tim Melvin

 | Apr 15, 2014 | 3:30 PM EDT

Here are five aggressive, cheap plays -- with a margin of safety.

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Tim Melvin

 | Apr 14, 2014 | 2:30 PM EDT

There are a few stocks worth buying by patient investors.

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Tim Melvin

 | Apr 11, 2014 | 4:00 PM EDT

It could lead to finding special situations and potential takeovers.

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Tim Melvin

 | Apr 10, 2014 | 4:30 PM EDT

Buy you only cheat yourself if you don't do your own homework.

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Tim Melvin

 | Apr 9, 2014 | 2:00 PM EDT

These proven investors have uncovered some hidden names for your research.

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