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  • E House China Upgraded To STRONG BUY And Consumer Discretionary Picks

    VALUATION WARNING: Our Valuation WARNING is back ON. Overvalued stocks now make up 67% of our stocks assigned a valuation and 24.81% of those equities are calculated to be overvalued by 20% or more. ALL sectors are calculated to be overvalued--nine by double digits.

    ValuEngine Index Overview

     

     

     

     

     

    IndexWeek OpenFriday AMChange% ChangeYTD
    DJIA17011.8117052.240.390.24%2.87%
    NASDAQ4563.724560.96-2.76-0.06%9.20%
    RUSSELL 20001167.131165.93-1.2-0.10%0.20%
    S&P 5001991.741996.644.90.25%8.02%

     

    ValuEngine Market Overview

     

     


     

    Summary of VE Stock Universe
    Stocks Undervalued32.84%
    Stocks Overvalued67.16%
    Stocks Undervalued by 20%9.61%
    Stocks Overvalued by 20%24.81%
    ValuEngine Sector Overview

     
















    SectorChangeMTDYTDValuationLast 12-MReturnP/E Ratio
    Transportation0.02%3.55%6.52%15.12% overvalued17.34%32.35
    Consumer Staples-0.44%2.58%7.60%14.70% overvalued26.48%22.52
    Computer and Technology-0.20%2.17%5.70%14.65% overvalued17.02%24.61
    Multi-Sector Conglomerates-0.32%1.74%4.90%13.33% overvalued17.14%23.33
    Oils-Energy-0.32%3.35%16.81%13.17% overvalued20.64%28.11
    Consumer Discretionary-0.25%3.82%10.94%12.88% overvalued28.45%29.38
    Medical-0.47%3.55%-2.01%12.19% overvalued7.43%25.20
    Auto-Tires-Trucks-0.45%2.31%0.79%12.10% overvalued15.12%28.52
    Aerospace-0.71%2.29%-0.43%10.00% overvalued31.29%19.74
    Finance-0.47%2.48%4.83%9.73% overvalued20.22%17.04
    Industrial Products-0.36%2.26%4.27%9.33% overvalued13.47%18.33
    Construction-0.40%1.51%0.42%8.33% overvalued13.67%22.78
    Retail-Wholesale-0.26%4.75%3.44%8.12% overvalued17.37%26.67
    Business Services-0.50%1.74%1.47%7.61% overvalued21.31%25.22
    Utilities-0.26%1.68%8.49%7.25% overvalued21.35%20.62
    Basic Materials-0.30%0.74%8.58%2.98% overvalued4.76%27.19

    ValuEngine Newsletters Latest Results

     

     

     

     

     

    VE NewsletterCurrent ResultsS&P 500Last Month TotalS&P 500Since InceptionS&P 500
    Forecast MNS-1.671.44-8.54-0.0881.65115.83
    Dividend Stock0.240.110.490.7325.8828.70
    Small Cap Stock1.520.692.880.6532.8143.23
    View0.360.932.62
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    130.3374.98

     

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    E HOUSE CHINA (NYSE:EJ) is a leading Chinese real-estate services company offering a comprehensive suite of integrated services, strong brand recognition and broad geographical presence.They provide primary real estate agency services, secondary real estate brokerage services and real estate consulting and information services. Their clients include leading domestic and international real estate developers and they have received numerous awards and accolades for our innovative and high quality services, including from the National Association of Real Estate Brokerage and Appraisal Companies in 2006.

    ValuEngine updated its recommendation from BUY to STRONG BUY for E-HOUSE CHINA on 2014-08-28. Based on the information we have gathered and our resulting research, we feel that E-HOUSE CHINA has the probability to OUTPERFORM average market performance for the next year. The company exhibits ATTRACTIVE Momentum and Earnings Growth Rate.

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

    Read our Complete Detailed Valuation Report on E House China HERE.

    Sector Talk--Consumer Discretionary

    Below, we present the latest data on Consumer Discretionary stocks from our Institutional software package (Pending: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 Consumer Discretionary Stocks--Short-Term Forecast Returns

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    STRZASTARZ-LIB CAP-A31.47-42.5328.92
    STRASTRAYER EDUC59.69-6.4844.7
    RGRSTURM RUGER&CO49.24-23.18-6.65
    ESIITT EDUCATIONAL8.11-52.96-71.68
    EDUNEW ORIENTAL ED22.92-14.614.42

    Top-Five Consumer Discretionary Stocks--Long-Term Forecast Returns

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    STRZASTARZ-LIB CAP-A31.47-42.5328.92
    STRASTRAYER EDUC59.69-6.4844.7
    RGRSTURM RUGER&CO49.24-23.18-6.65
    ESIITT EDUCATIONAL8.11-52.96-71.68
    EDUNEW ORIENTAL ED22.92-14.614.42

    Top-Five Consumer Discretionary Stocks--Composite Score

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    STRZASTARZ-LIB CAP-A31.47-42.5328.92
    STRASTRAYER EDUC59.69-6.4844.7
    CMCSACOMCAST CORP A54.52-0.2630.06
    MHKMOHAWK INDS INC145.53-5.8922.98
    CMCSKCOMCAST CLA SPL54.382.434.3

    Top-Five Consumer Discretionary Stocks--Most Overvalued

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    LINLIN MEDIA LLC23.01141.4543.81
    CKECCARMIKE CINEMA33.71113.1889.06
    CECOCAREER EDU CORP5.24106.6691.94
    DISCADISCOVERY COM-A43.7695.54-44.03
    CLUBTOWN SPORTS INT5.3290.16-54.95

    Disclosure: The author has no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.

    Aug 29 1:28 PM | Link | Comment!
  • Game Stop Stock Report And Consumer Staples Rated By ValuEngine.com

    VALUATION WARNING: Our Valuation WARNING is back ON. Overvalued stocks now make up 69% of our stocks assigned a valuation and 25.97% of those equities are calculated to be overvalued by 20% or more. ALL sectors are calculated to be overvalued--nine by double digits.

    ValuEngine Index Overview

     

     

     

     

     

    IndexWeek OpenFriday AMChange% ChangeYTD
    DJIA16664.4517019.7355.252.13%2.67%
    NASDAQ4490.534537.2146.681.04%8.63%
    RUSSELL 20001149.41159.29.80.85%-0.38%
    S&P 5001958.361989.531.141.59%7.64%

     

    ValuEngine Market Overview

     

     


     

    Summary of VE Stock Universe
    Stocks Undervalued30.76%
    Stocks Overvalued69.24%
    Stocks Undervalued by 20%9.42%
    Stocks Overvalued by 20%25.97%
    ValuEngine Sector Overview

     
















    SectorChangeMTDYTDValuationLast 12-MReturnP/E Ratio
    Transportation0.01%2.84%7.68%16.29% overvalued25.77%21.63
    Consumer Staples0.18%2.28%5.83%14.91% overvalued15.17%24.42
    Computer and Technology0.39%2.68%5.57%14.88% overvalued14.94%32.47
    Multi-Sector Conglomerates0.14%1.98%4.99%12.99% overvalued14.39%23.73
    Oils-Energy-0.01%2.60%15.54%12.34% overvalued21.15%27.95
    Consumer Discretionary-0.22%2.30%0.46%11.65% overvalued13.54%27.78
    Medical-0.00%1.97%9.30%10.99% overvalued25.69%29.85
    Auto-Tires-Trucks-0.12%2.26%4.60%10.58% overvalued18.68%17.20
    Aerospace0.52%2.59%-0.07%10.11% overvalued27.23%19.55
    Finance0.56%2.35%4.33%9.39% overvalued11.45%18.18
    Industrial Products0.47%1.50%0.47%8.81% overvalued14.73%22.69
    Construction0.18%5.08%3.73%8.53% overvalued16.12%26.40
    Retail-Wholesale0.16%2.72%-2.88%8.05% overvalued4.36%24.86
    Business Services0.03%2.06%1.47%7.97% overvalued19.89%25.06
    Utilities0.38%0.87%7.66%7.48% overvalued19.07%20.48
    Basic Materials-0.54%1.12%8.93%3.94% overvalued5.89%27.38

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    GameStop Corp. is the world's largest video game and entertainment software retailer. The company operates 4,816 retail stores across the United States and in fifteen countries worldwide. The company also operates two e-commerce sites, GameStop.com and EBgames.com, and publishes Game Informer? magazine, a leading multi-platform video game publication. GameStop Corp. sells new and used video game software, hardware and accessories for next generation video game systems from Sony, Nintendo, and Microsoft. In addition, the company sells PC entertainment software, related accessories and other merchandise.

    ValuEngine continues its HOLD recommendation on GAMESTOP CORP for 2014-08-21. Based on the information we have gathered and our resulting research, we feel that GAMESTOP CORP has the probability to ROUGHLY MATCH average market performance for the next year. The company exhibits ATTRACTIVE P/E Ratio but UNATTRACTIVE Book Market Ratio.

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

    Read our Complete Detailed Valuation Report on Game Stop HERE.

    Sector Talk--Consumer Staples

    Below, we present the latest data on Consumer Staples stocks from our Institutional software package (Pending: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 Consumer Staples Stocks--Short-Term Forecast Returns

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    JRNJOURNAL COMM-A9.99-0.2232.85
    NUSNU SKIN ENTERP48.24-28.74-43.91
    MSOMARTHA STWT LIV4.5-20.2274.42
    SAFMSANDERSON FARMS94.169.0832.32
    TUPTUPPERWARE BRND74.12-8.06-10.26

    Top-Five Consumer Staples Stocks--Long-Term Forecast Returns

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    JRNJOURNAL COMM-A9.99-0.2232.85
    NUSNU SKIN ENTERP48.24-28.74-43.91
    MSOMARTHA STWT LIV4.5-20.2274.42
    SAFMSANDERSON FARMS94.169.0832.32
    TUPTUPPERWARE BRND74.12-8.06-10.26

    Top-Five Consumer Staples Stocks--Composite Score

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    SAFMSANDERSON FARMS94.169.0832.32
    JRNJOURNAL COMM-A9.99-0.2232.85
    TSNTYSON FOODS A37.459.0818.78
    NUSNU SKIN ENTERP48.24-28.74-43.91
    CCECOCA-COLA ENTRP47.577.5128.08

    Top-Five Consumer Staples Stocks--Most Overvalued

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    SVUSUPERVALU INC9.56122.8132.78
    CQBCHIQUITA BR INT13.9596.8113.32
    DFDEAN FOODS CO16.0864.65-17.71
    GCIGANNETT INC33.8654.5837.09
    SNMXSENOMYX INC7.7150.39147.91

    Disclosure: The author has no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.

    Aug 26 11:49 AM | Link | Comment!
  • Standard Pacific Report, And Industrial Products Sector Stocks

    VALUATION WARNING: Our Valuation WARNING is back ON. Overvalued stocks now make up 66% of our stocks assigned a valuation and 22.69% of those equities are calculated to be overvalued by 20% or more. ALL sectors are calculated to be overvalued--four by double digits.

    ValuEngine Index Overview

     

     

     

     

     

    IndexWeek OpenFriday AMChange% ChangeYTD
    DJIA16557.2716649.392.030.56%0.44%
    NASDAQ4387.38445062.621.43%6.55%
    RUSSELL 20001136.481148.8312.351.09%-1.27%
    S&P 5001933.431948.9315.50.80%5.44%

     

    ValuEngine Market Overview

     

     


     

    Summary of VE Stock Universe
    Stocks Undervalued34%
    Stocks Overvalued66%
    Stocks Undervalued by 20%9.93%
    Stocks Overvalued by 20%22.69%
    ValuEngine Sector Overview

     
















    SectorChangeMTDYTDValuationLast 12-MReturnP/E Ratio
    Consumer Staples0.33%1.70%5.39%13.33% overvalued12.42%24.62
    Computer and Technology-0.04%0.52%3.19%12.88% overvalued11.96%32.50
    Multi-Sector Conglomerates0.17%0.81%3.72%11.85% overvalued12.20%23.23
    Transportation0.46%1.51%6.17%11.70% overvalued26.63%21.63
    Medical0.54%1.10%8.08%9.70% overvalued23.19%28.97
    Oils-Energy-0.20%0.44%13.13%9.66% overvalued17.96%28.00
    Aerospace-0.14%1.17%-1.56%9.23% overvalued26.31%19.38
    Auto-Tires-Trucks0.20%1.06%3.52%8.53% overvalued14.56%16.97
    Consumer Discretionary0.50%1.48%-0.13%8.37% overvalued11.07%26.66
    Finance0.24%1.20%3.14%8.27% overvalued9.04%18.00
    Industrial Products0.12%0.47%-0.54%7.40% overvalued12.09%22.42
    Business Services-0.00%1.04%0.35%6.95% overvalued16.00%25.17
    Retail-Wholesale0.52%1.31%-4.10%5.75% overvalued0.80%24.41
    Basic Materials-0.36%0.74%8.69%5.60% overvalued8.45%27.60
    Utilities0.42%0.10%6.76%5.55% overvalued11.36%20.92
    Construction0.83%2.96%1.64%3.42% overvalued12.09%25.60

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    STANDARD PACIFIC CORP. operates primarily as a geographically diversified builder of medium-priced single-family homes with a majority of its operations in California. In addition, Co. assists homebuyers in obtaining financing for home purchases through Standard Pacific Savings. Co. is also engaged in the manufacture and marketing of moveable and acoustical office partitions and office furniture. .

    ValuEngine updated its recommendation from BUY to STRONG BUY for STANDARD PAC on 2014-08-14. Based on the information we have gathered and our resulting research, we feel that STANDARD PAC has the probability to OUTPERFORM average market performance for the next year. The company exhibits ATTRACTIVE P/E Ratio and Company Size.

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

    Read our Complete Detailed Valuation Report on Standard Pacific HERE.

    Sector Talk--Industrial Products

    Below, we present the latest data on Industrial Products stocks from our Institutional software package (Pending: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 Industrial Products Stocks--Short-Term Forecast Returns

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    PKGPACKAGING CORP65.59-15.0519.62
    ACCOACCO BRANDS CP7-9.18-1.82
    DEDEERE & CO84.89-4.123.1
    MNTXMANITEX INT INC12.05-2.9615.98
    ENSENERSYS INC61.77-1.516.39

    Top-Five Industrial Products Stocks--Long-Term Forecast Returns

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    PKGPACKAGING CORP65.59-15.0519.62
    ACCOACCO BRANDS CP7-9.18-1.82
    DEDEERE & CO84.89-4.123.1
    MNTXMANITEX INT INC12.05-2.9615.98
    ENSENERSYS INC61.77-1.516.39

    Top-Five Industrial Products Stocks--Composite Score

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    PKGPACKAGING CORP65.59-15.0519.62
    DEDEERE & CO84.89-4.123.1
    ENSENERSYS INC61.77-1.516.39
    AOSSMITH (AO) CORP48.35-13.2614.3
    TTEKTETRA TECH NEW25.35-4.2711.23

    Top-Five Industrial Products Stocks--Most Overvalued

     

     

     

     

     

     

    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    PLUGPLUG POWER INC6.1188.231426.25
    NORNORANDA ALUMINM4.660.9746.03
    NPOENPRO INDUS INC66.3660.6912.74
    HOLIHOLLYSYS AUTOMT22.9248.3467.79
    JBTJOHN BEAN TECH28.5539.1727.28

    Disclosure: The author has no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.

    Aug 18 11:51 AM | Link | Comment!
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