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Three Signals for Value Investors in Today's Market

As the market rebounds from its March low, value investors should pay attention to these three 'buy' signals. Nathan Slaughter's advice could net investors triple-digit gains.

by Nathan Slaughter | July 27, 2009
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The Four Things Warren Buffett Should Do Right Now

Super-investor Warren Buffett sold a $200 million chunk of his stake in Moody's after I recently suggested he dump shares of the ratings agency. Here are four other things Buffett can do to increase shareholder value at Berkshire Hathaway.

by Andy Obermueller | July 24, 2009
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The "Best-Managed Bank in America"

This rare gem completely avoided the financial crisis, outperforming its peers by 97%.  And now that conditions are improving, its shares could easily double from current levels.

by Brad Briggs | July 22, 2009
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Why Utilities Are Set to Repeat History and Offer Enormous Gains

Utility stocks offer predictable cash flows and hefty dividend yields. And if you get the timing right, they can deliver huge capital gains. The last time utilities were at today's levels, they surged +145%.

by Nathan Slaughter | July 21, 2009
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The Most Undervalued Stock in the Dow

I have sorted through the Dow Jones to find you the most undervalued stock. The results will surprise you -- not only does the company yield 3.4%, but Warren Buffett has given it his stamp of approval.

by Andy Obermueller | July 18, 2009
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If You're Smart, Your Portfolio Will Follow in the Footsteps of these All-Star Value Investors

There are currently hundreds of stocks trading at deep discounts. Today, we take a look at where the best value investors are putting their money.

by Nathan Slaughter | April 06, 2009
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Now May Be Your Last Chance to Get in on the Rebounding Shipping Industry

We've alerted subscribers before about the rebound potential of the Baltic Dry Index. This index, which measures activity in the shipping arena now looks to be taking off. Wait any longer and you might miss the profit opportunity.

by Anthony Haddad | February 25, 2009
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Microsoft's Next Move Could Earn You +1,900%

Microsoft announced Friday that it would begin to open retail stores and had hired a veteran Wal-Mart executive to run the initiative. Building a retail footprint for the world's No. 1 software maker will take time and money.  Microsoft has one but not the other. It can't wait any longer to make up the retail ground it has lost to Apple. I think that spells merger, and there's an obvious takeover candidate.

by Andy Obermueller | February 17, 2009
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Nathan Slaughter Explains Why Now is an Amazing Time to be a Value Investor

As editor of StreetAuthority's premium value investing newsletter, Half-Priced Stocks, Nathan Slaughter has developed a long and successful track record over the years by investing in deeply discounted stocks. Nathan uses advanced cash flow techniques along with a host of fundamental research to uncover quality stocks that are trading well below their actual intrinsic value. We recently sat down with Nathan to hear his thoughts on the market.

by Brad Briggs | February 13, 2009
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Three Value Strategies You Can Use to Beat the Market Today

The market is in turmoil, economic growth has flat-lined, companies are struggling to survive and investors are in full panic mode. This is the perfect recipe for value investors.  With valuations at their lowest levels in years, the market is offering some of the best opportunities I've ever seen. Three areas in particular are showing the best chance for value investors right now.

by Nathan Slaughter | February 10, 2009