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

 | Jun 24, 2014 | 4:00 PM EDT

These names are expanding but are not heavily owned by institutions.

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Tim Melvin

 | Jun 23, 2014 | 12:00 PM EDT

I'll be avoiding banks that have jumped into it once again.

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Tim Melvin

 | Jun 20, 2014 | 2:00 PM EDT

Buy shares in growing companies at a discount to their asset value.

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Tim Melvin

 | Jun 19, 2014 | 3:00 PM EDT

Brookfield Property Partners has solid fundamentals, whatever the macro backdrop.

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Tim Melvin

 | Jun 18, 2014 | 2:00 PM EDT

A screen for two different value metrics produced some good prospects.

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Tim Melvin

 | Jun 17, 2014 | 3:00 PM EDT

Be sure to ignore any 'World Cup' investment pitches.

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Tim Melvin

 | Jun 16, 2014 | 1:00 PM EDT

Always ask: What can possibly go wrong with this idea? 

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Tim Melvin

 | Jun 13, 2014 | 1:00 PM EDT

These cases could be a catalyst for higher prices in 2014.

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Tim Melvin

 | Jun 12, 2014 | 2:00 PM EDT

Brazil will kick off the soccer games. Its stocks could win, too.

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Tim Melvin

 | Jun 11, 2014 | 2:00 PM EDT

Some stocks you might want to avoid or sell.

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