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  • JPMorgan Stock Report And Tech Stock Round Up

    VALUATION WARNING: Our models find that overvaluation is at levels typically seen when market pullbacks occur. Overvalued stocks now make up 75% of our stocks assigned a valuation and 33% of those equities are calculated to be overvalued by 20% or more. ALL sectors are again calculated to be overvalued by double digits.

    ValuEngine Index Overview

     

     

     

     

     

    IndexWeek OpenThurs. CloseChange% ChangeYTD
    DJIA16414.1516170.22-243.93-1.49%-3.10%
    NASDAQ4110.924054.11-56.81-1.38%-3.57%
    RUSSELL 20001150.351127.66-22.69-1.97%-3.96%
    S&P 5001863.921833.08-30.84-1.65%-1.35%

     

    ValuEngine Market Overview

     

     


     

    Summary of VE Stock Universe
    Stocks Undervalued24.89%
    Stocks Overvalued75.11%
    Stocks Undervalued by 20%6.45%
    Stocks Overvalued by 20%33.3%
    ValuEngine Sector Overview

     
















    SectorChangeMTDYTDValuationLast 12-MReturnP/E Ratio
    Auto-Tires-Trucks-1.88%-0.92%2.74%28.83% overvalued48.91%19.43
    Transportation-1.63%-1.54%-0.40%27.36% overvalued31.42%22.11
    Computer and Technology-2.91%-3.47%1.44%22.78% overvalued36.06%30.95
    Multi-Sector Conglomerates-0.77%-0.66%0.38%21.07% overvalued17.36%17.89
    Consumer Staples-2.00%-2.29%0.62%21.05% overvalued23.61%24.57
    Aerospace-2.36%-3.42%2.04%21.00% overvalued47.97%20.64
    Medical-2.74%-3.85%4.64%20.35% overvalued46.48%29.62
    Industrial Products-1.61%-1.80%0.96%19.95% overvalued31.23%22.94
    Oils-Energy-1.39%-0.37%3.72%18.34% overvalued21.92%27.73
    Consumer Discretionary-1.70%-2.52%-2.80%17.80% overvalued32.83%27.36
    Business Services-2.13%-2.15%0.06%16.36% overvalued29.55%26.74
    Retail-Wholesale-2.05%-1.98%-4.21%15.53% overvalued24.84%25.41
    Finance-1.22%-1.28%0.69%15.31% overvalued11.21%17.99
    Utilities-0.74%-1.92%-0.69%15.30% overvalued11.86%23.46
    Construction-2.53%-1.97%0.73%12.55% overvalued26.76%24.28
    Basic Materials-1.57%0.09%5.27%11.92% overvalued-5.32%25.09

    ValuEngine Newsletters Latest Results

     

     

     

     

     

    VE NewsletterCurrent ResultsS&P 500Last Month TotalS&P 500Since InceptionS&P 500
    Forecast MNS1.81-1.39-0.750.9896.76103.48
    Dividend Stock0.47-1.740.972.1516.1820.18
    Small Cap Stock-5.580.791.15-1.2138.6133.93
    View0.75-2.090.202.3898.1865.33

    ValuEngine's Newsletters Beat the Market

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    JPMorgan Chase & Co. is a financial services firm. The Company is engaged in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small businesses, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, asset management and private equity. It offers various investment banking products and services, including advising on corporate strategy and structure, capital-raising in equity and debt markets, risk management, market-making in cash securities and derivative instruments, prime brokerage. It also offers consumer and business, and mortgage banking products and services that include checking and savings accounts, mortgages, home equity and business loans, and investments. JPMorgan Chase & Co. is headquartered in New York.

    ValuEngine continues its HOLD recommendation on JPMORGAN CHASE for 2014-04-10. Based on the information we have gathered and our resulting research, we feel that JPMORGAN CHASE has the probability to ROUGHLY MATCH average market performance for the next year. The company exhibits ATTRACTIVE Company Size but UNATTRACTIVE Earnings Growth Rate.

    As a bonus to our Weekly Newsletter readers,
    we are offering a FREE DOWNLOAD of one of our Stock Reports

    Read our Complete Detailed Valuation Report on JPMorgan Chase HERE.

    Sector Talk--Computers and Technology

    Below, we present the latest data on Computers and Tech stocks from our Institutional software package (VEI). Top five lists are provided for each category. We applied some basic liquidity criteria--share price greater than $3 and average daily volume in excess of 100k shares.

    Please Click Here to Download a FREE Demo of ValuEngine's Professional VEI Software Package.

    Top-Five Computers and Tech Stocks--Short-Term Forecast Returns

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    AFOPALLIANCE FIBER16.01-7.77127.24
    IQNTINTELIQUENT INC13.86-2.91386.32
    BCORBLUCORA INC19.27-18.6924.24
    GAMESHANDA GAME-ADR6.564.52118.67
    ARRSARRIS GROUP INC26.09-6.5251.16

    Top-Five Computers and Tech Stocks--Long-Term Forecast Returns

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    AFOPALLIANCE FIBER16.01-7.77127.24
    IQNTINTELIQUENT INC13.86-2.91386.32
    BCORBLUCORA INC19.27-18.6924.24
    GAMESHANDA GAME-ADR6.564.52118.67
    ARRSARRIS GROUP INC26.09-6.5251.16

    Top-Five Computers and Tech Stocks--Composite Score

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    MUMICRON TECH21.684.3114.97
    GAMESHANDA GAME-ADR6.564.52118.67
    CACA INC30.31-2.7221.58
    ARRSARRIS GROUP INC26.09-6.5251.16
    NTESNETEASE INC68.28-1.0224.44

    Top-Five Computers and Tech Stocks--Most Overvalued

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    CRAYCRAY INC32.38157.8346.25
    EGHT8X8 INC10.58156.1956.74
    BLDPBALLARD PWR SYS4.14155.96337.96
    OVRLOVERLAND STORAG3.7126.85218.97
    SPNCSPECTRANETICS23.21117.5626.28

    Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.

    Apr 11 3:59 PM | Link | Comment!
  • Checking The Top 5s Finance Sector

    VALUATION WARNING: Our models find that overvaluation is at levels typically seen when market pullbacks occur. Overvalued stocks now make up 78.76% of our stocks assigned a valuation and almost 40% of those equities are calculated to be overvalued by 20% or more. ALL sectors are again calculated to be overvalued--15 by double digits.

    ValuEngine Index Overview

     

     

     

     

     

    IndexWeek OpenThurs. CloseChange% ChangeYTD
    DJIA16303.2816264.23-39.05-0.24%-1.18%
    NASDAQ4289.494151.23-138.26-3.22%0.22%
    RUSSELL 20001196.021151.44-44.58-3.73%-0.26%
    S&P 5001867.671849.04-18.63-1.00%0.83%

     

    ValuEngine Market Overview

     

     


     

    Summary of VE Stock Universe
    Stocks Undervalued21.24%
    Stocks Overvalued78.76%
    Stocks Undervalued by 20%6.14%
    Stocks Overvalued by 20%39.88%
    ValuEngine Sector Overview

     
















    SectorChangeMTDYTDValuationLast 12-MReturnP/E Ratio
    Medical-0.55%-2.45%8.46%25.54% overvalued45.36%29.17
    Computer and Technology-0.66%-2.19%3.23%25.16% overvalued33.00%30.77
    Auto-Tires-Trucks-0.53%-2.44%1.37%25.11% overvalued43.40%17.27
    Aerospace-0.45%0.25%4.09%24.29% overvalued46.50%20.92
    Transportation-0.28%0.20%-0.53%23.72% overvalued25.41%21.54
    Consumer Staples-0.06%-0.26%0.08%22.81% overvalued21.67%23.72
    Consumer Discretionary-0.76%-2.34%-0.76%21.30% overvalued31.14%26.52
    Business Services-0.41%0.33%0.69%19.09% overvalued27.70%26.65
    Industrial Products-0.23%-1.52%0.28%17.74% overvalued28.38%22.16
    Finance-0.30%-0.27%1.05%17.08% overvalued9.47%17.88
    Multi-Sector Conglomerates0.49%1.07%-1.15%16.69% overvalued13.10%18.46
    Utilities0.42%-0.39%-0.51%16.29% overvalued10.86%21.65
    Oils-Energy0.49%0.27%2.47%14.49% overvalued16.78%26.72
    Retail-Wholesale-0.18%-1.41%-4.11%14.38% overvalued22.27%25.10
    Construction-0.19%-1.30%0.90%10.08% overvalued23.24%24.87
    Basic Materials0.10%-2.02%4.01%9.41% overvalued-10.46%24.47

    ValuEngine Newsletters Latest Results

     

     

     

     

     

    VE NewsletterCurrent ResultsS&P 500Last Month TotalS&P 500Since InceptionS&P 500
    Forecast MNS-0.14-0.53-0.750.9896.76103.48
    Dividend Stock-0.17-0.890.972.1516.1820.18
    Small Cap Stock-4.55-0.451.15-1.2138.6133.93
    View-0.37-1.240.202.3898.1865.33

     

    Free Download for Readers

    As a bonus to our Free Weekly Newsletter subscribers,
    we are offering a FREE DOWNLOAD of one of our Stock Reports

    Citigroup Inc. (Citigroup) is a global diversified financial services holding company whose businesses provide consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services and wealth management. The Company operates in two segments: Citicorp, consisting of the Company's Global Consumer Banking businesses and Institutional Clients Group, and Citi Holdings, consisting of Brokerage and Asset Management, Local Consumer Lending and Special Asset Pool. In February 2012, it sold its 9.85% interest in Housing Development Finance Corporation Ltd. In May 2012, it sold 10.1% interest in Akbank T.A.S. In September 2012, the Company sold EMI Group's recorded music division, EMI Music, to Vivendi and subsidiary, Universal Music Group. In August 2013, Pershing Square Capital Management sold 18% interest to Citigroup Inc.

    ValuEngine continues its HOLD recommendation on CITIGROUP INC for 2014-03-27. Based on the information we have gathered and our resulting research, we feel that CITIGROUP INC has the probability to ROUGHLY MATCH average market performance for the next year. The company exhibits ATTRACTIVE Company Size but UNATTRACTIVE Volatility.

    Read our Detailed Valuation Stock Report for Citigroup FREE HERE.

    Sector Talk--Finance

    Below, we present the latest data on Finance stocks from our Institutional software package (VEI). Top five lists are provided for each category. We applied some basic liquidity criteria--share price greater than $3 and average daily volume in excess of 100k shares.

    Top-Five Finance Stocks--Short-Term Forecast Returns

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    BMABANCO MACRO-ADR26.12-15.3472.3
    GLREGREENLIGHT CAP32.77-3.0634.36
    PRUPRUDENTIAL FINL85.181.4242.94
    AFSIAMTRUST FIN SVC38.05-14.9420.34
    FIGFORTRESS INVEST7.35-22.6912.56

    Top-Five Finance Stocks--Long-Term Forecast Returns

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    BMABANCO MACRO-ADR26.12-15.3472.3
    GLREGREENLIGHT CAP32.77-3.0634.36
    PRUPRUDENTIAL FINL85.181.4242.94
    AFSIAMTRUST FIN SVC38.05-14.9420.34
    FIGFORTRESS INVEST7.35-22.6912.56

    Top-Five Finance Stocks--Composite Score

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    BMABANCO MACRO-ADR26.12-15.3472.3
    PRUPRUDENTIAL FINL85.181.4242.94
    REEVEREST RE LTD149.95-10.4516.75
    FIGFORTRESS INVEST7.35-22.6912.56
    AFSIAMTRUST FIN SVC38.05-14.9420.34

    Top-Five Finance Stocks--Most Overvalued

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    STSASTERLING FIN WA32.9330050.3
    CPFCENTRAL PAC FIN20.0130025.22
    FBCFLAGSTAR BANCP21.75282.0257.27
    BXMTBLACKSTONE MRTG29.25221.453.72
    EHTHEHEALTH INC48.75102.45165.52

    Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.

    Tags: BMA, GLRE, PRU, AFSI, FIG, BRE, STSA, CPF, FBC, BXMT, EHTH, finance
    Mar 31 1:42 PM | Link | Comment!
  • Health Care Leaders

    VALUATION WARNING: Our models find that overvaluation is at levels typically seen when market pullbacks occur. Overvalued stocks now make up 83% of our stocks assigned a valuation and almost 48% of those equities are calculated to be overvalued by 20% or more. ALL sectors are again calculated to be overvalued by double digits.

    ValuEngine Index Overview

     

     

     

     

     

    IndexWeek OpenThurs. CloseChange% ChangeYTD
    DJIA16066.3716331.05264.681.65%-1.30%
    NASDAQ4274.224319.2845.061.05%2.75%
    RUSSELL 20001187.121198.9711.851.00%2.96%
    S&P 5001842.811872.0129.21.58%1.23%

     

    ValuEngine Market Overview

     

     


     

    Summary of VE Stock Universe
    Stocks Undervalued16.59%
    Stocks Overvalued83.41%
    Stocks Undervalued by 20%4.86%
    Stocks Overvalued by 20%47.75%
    ValuEngine Sector Overview

     
















    SectorChangeMTDYTDValuationLast 12-MReturnP/E Ratio
    Medical-0.22%1.38%13.13%35.22% overvalued51.02%30.30
    Computer and Technology-0.47%1.00%6.80%31.51% overvalued35.42%31.50
    Auto-Tires-Trucks-0.39%-0.03%4.07%30.73% overvalued38.57%17.82
    Transportation-0.39%1.67%1.06%27.89% overvalued28.54%21.87
    Aerospace-0.66%0.48%4.38%26.76% overvalued48.42%20.97
    Consumer Discretionary-0.52%-0.28%1.43%25.93% overvalued34.85%26.05
    Consumer Staples-0.75%0.43%1.39%24.69% overvalued21.92%23.82
    Business Services-0.48%2.10%2.60%22.93% overvalued33.21%26.65
    Industrial Products-0.38%0.16%1.90%21.21% overvalued30.27%22.38
    Finance-0.43%0.45%1.73%20.04% overvalued10.16%18.10
    Multi-Sector Conglomerates-0.91%-0.18%-2.25%19.14% overvalued12.10%18.45
    Retail-Wholesale-0.68%1.07%-1.70%18.94% overvalued25.23%25.67
    Utilities-0.46%-0.54%-0.57%17.58% overvalued10.58%21.69
    Oils-Energy-0.61%0.36%2.88%16.14% overvalued18.45%26.71
    Basic Materials-1.25%-1.19%5.43%15.08% overvalued-8.83%25.28
    Construction-0.18%1.32%3.84%13.59% overvalued22.67%24.14

    ValuEngine Newsletters Latest Results

     

     

     

     

     

    VE NewsletterCurrent ResultsS&P 500Last Month TotalS&P 500Since InceptionS&P 500
    Forecast MNS0.450.71-0.750.9896.76103.48
    Dividend Stock1.561.321.411.0513.7319.02
    Small Cap Stock2.891.95-3.69-0.4740.3132.40
    View-0.17-0.010.202.3898.1865.33

     

    Free Download for Readers

    As a bonus to our Free Weekly Newsletter subscribers,
    we are offering a FREE DOWNLOAD of one of our Stock Reports

    Vestas Wind Systems A/S is engaged in development, manufacture, sale, and maintenance of wind technology that uses the energy of the wind to generate electricity. It provides wind turbines and wind power systems. The company engages in wind project planning, procurement, construction, operation, power plant optimization and maintenance services. Vestas Wind Systems A/S is headquartered in Randers, Denmark. The stock was a 5-Engine upgrade STRONG BUY today.

    ValuEngine updated its recommendation from BUY to STRONG BUY for VESTAS WIND SYS on 2014-03-20. Based on the information we have gathered and our resulting research, we feel that VESTAS WIND SYS has the probability to OUTPERFORM average market performance for the next year. The company exhibits ATTRACTIVE Momentum and Company Size.

    Read our Summary Stock Report for FREE HERE.

    Sector Talk--Medical

    Below, we present the latest data on Medical stocks from our Institutional software package (VEI). Top five lists are provided for each category. We applied some basic liquidity criteria--share price greater than $3 and average daily volume in excess of 100k shares.

    Please Click Here to Download a FREE Demo of ValuEngine's Professional VEI Software Package.

    Top-Five Medical Stocks--Short-Term Forecast Returns

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    QCORQUESTCOR PHARMA64.14-16.5287.27
    PTIEPAIN THERAPEUT5.67-11.4752.42
    ANIPANI PHARMACEUT31.6-75331.78
    CRMECARDIOME PHARMA9.08-35.03460.49
    GILDGILEAD SCIENCES75.53-23.169.64

    Top-Five Medical Stocks--Long-Term Forecast Returns

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    QCORQUESTCOR PHARMA64.14-16.5287.27
    PTIEPAIN THERAPEUT5.67-11.4752.42
    ANIPANI PHARMACEUT31.6-75331.78
    CRMECARDIOME PHARMA9.08-35.03460.49
    GILDGILEAD SCIENCES75.53-23.169.64

    Top-Five Medical Stocks--Composite Score

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    QCORQUESTCOR PHARMA64.14-16.5287.27
    GILDGILEAD SCIENCES75.53-23.169.64
    PTIEPAIN THERAPEUT5.67-11.4752.42
    PDLIPDL BIOPHARMA8.56-2.217.58
    ABCAMERISOURCEBRGN66.48-2.0732.32

    Top-Five Medical Stocks--Most Overvalued

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    ACADACADIA PHARMA27.85300318.8
    KERXKERYX BIOPHARMA15.01300106.46
    CTICCELL THERAPEUT3.87300207.14
    THLDTHRESHOLD PHARM5.05275.124.12
    ALNYALNYLAM PHARMA73.28255.5202.06

    Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.

    Mar 21 2:52 PM | Link | 1 Comment
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