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

 | Sep 29, 2014 | 1:00 PM EDT

I look for cheap stocks using EV/EBITDA rather than P/E.

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Tim Melvin

 | Sep 26, 2014 | 2:30 PM EDT

Watch the valuation levels of the stocks in your portfolio.

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Tim Melvin

 | Sep 25, 2014 | 3:00 PM EDT

When CEOs buy company shares at bargain levels, take a further look.

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Tim Melvin

 | Sep 24, 2014 | 5:00 PM EDT

Avoid companies buying their stocks while insiders are selling.

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Tim Melvin

 | Sep 23, 2014 | 1:00 PM EDT

Buying back stock at discounted valuations is smart.

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Tim Melvin

 | Sep 22, 2014 | 3:00 PM EDT

Three serious wasters of shareholder money.

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Tim Melvin

 | Sep 19, 2014 | 1:00 PM EDT

If you follow everyone else, you cannot outperform them.

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Tim Melvin

 | Sep 18, 2014 | 4:30 PM EDT

Finding cheap stocks is not easy, but it's not impossible.

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Tim Melvin

 | Sep 17, 2014 | 3:00 PM EDT

Graham's Defensive Investor screen provides some good leads.

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Tim Melvin

 | Sep 16, 2014 | 6:30 PM EDT

Be careful what you buy and question what you own.

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