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

 | Aug 28, 2014 | 3:00 PM EDT

A screen incorporating three metrics turned up five prospects.

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Tim Melvin

 | Aug 27, 2014 | 3:00 PM EDT

There's more than one way to skin the value cat.

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Tim Melvin

 | Aug 26, 2014 | 2:00 PM EDT

This metric should be in every value investor's toolbox.

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Tim Melvin

 | Aug 25, 2014 | 2:00 PM EDT

European bank stocks are starting to reflect a condition of maximum pessimism.

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Tim Melvin

 | Aug 22, 2014 | 2:00 PM EDT

Many mining stocks are currently trading at substantial discounts to book value.

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Tim Melvin

 | Aug 21, 2014 | 3:00 PM EDT

Digging, drilling and mining are dirty. They're also dirt-cheap now.

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Tim Melvin

 | Aug 20, 2014 | 3:00 PM EDT

The coal industry still has a big role in the global energy picture.

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Tim Melvin

 | Aug 19, 2014 | 3:00 PM EDT

Here's what I've learned from the rock star investor.

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Tim Melvin

 | Aug 18, 2014 | 2:30 PM EDT

It's like having Wall Street's best as your own research department.

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Tim Melvin

 | Aug 15, 2014 | 1:00 PM EDT

You'll get more profitable ideas from the likes of Paul Isaac of Arbiter Funds.

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