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

 | Feb 20, 2015 | 2:00 PM EST

The formula brings good returns but names are in short supply.

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Tim Melvin

 | Feb 19, 2015 | 1:00 PM EST

They know small banks and they are buying.

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Tim Melvin

 | Feb 18, 2015 | 12:48 PM EST

Following successful under-the-radar investors.

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Tim Melvin

 | Feb 17, 2015 | 1:00 PM EST

It's harder to gain an edge eyeing just the popular big players.

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Tim Melvin

 | Feb 13, 2015 | 12:30 PM EST

The top investors are PL Capital, Joseph Stilwell and Lawrence Seidman

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Tim Melvin

 | Feb 12, 2015 | 1:30 PM EST

Local franchise owners are more customer responsive.

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Tim Melvin

 | Feb 11, 2015 | 2:00 PM EST

Two-factor approach finds attractive energy stocks.

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Tim Melvin

 | Feb 10, 2015 | 2:00 PM EST

Sanderson Farms and AH Belo are good targets

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Tim Melvin

 | Feb 9, 2015 | 12:00 PM EST

Studies show less liquid shares usually outperform.

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Tim Melvin

 | Feb 6, 2015 | 11:54 AM EST

Execs with stake in their company work hard to right ship.

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