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.
Cement stocks were values a couple of years ago, but no longer.
The market has me worried, so get positioned to survive.
Playing the equity vulture is not for the impatient or the faint of heart and I suspect it will be the same with shipping.
These high-potential names are down for the year but could pay off big.
This is a long-term investor's primary objective.
EJF Capital is now on the must-read list.
With the market seeming to be in an everlasting move up, examine what is selling into strength.
I am always happy to see a great investor reach some of the conclusions that I have.
It's hard to know who to listen to with so many opinions about the market flying around.