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  • Magic Formula Investing Weekly Roundup 10/14/2012 0 comments
    Oct 14, 2012 8:50 AM | about stocks: CF, WLINTC, KRO, VCI, ADTN, EXPR, QLGC, ORCL, DNB

    Magic Formula Investing (NASDAQ:MFI), as described by hedge fund manager Joel Greenblatt in The Little Book that Beats the Market, consists of ranking stocks by earnings yield (cheap) and return on capital (quality), adding the rankings together, and buying from the resulting lists. Below are stocks that have moved into, and dropped out of, 3 of the MFI screens used by MagicDiligence:

    Entering the 50 over 50 million screen:

    CF Industries Holdings Inc (NYSE:CF)

    Dropping out of the 50 over 50 million screen:

    Towers Watson & Co (TW)

    Entering the 50 over 1 billion screen:

    Intel Corp (NASDAQ:INTC)
    Kronos Worldwide Inc (NYSE:KRO)
    Valassis Communications Inc. (NYSE:VCI)

    Dropping out of the 50 over 1 billion screen:

    Express Inc (NYSE:EXPR)
    QLogic Corp (NASDAQ:QLGC)

    Entering the 30 over 3 billion screen:

    Oracle Corp (NYSE:ORCL)

    Dropping out of the 30 over 3 billion screen:

    Dun & Bradstreet Corp (The) (NYSE:DNB)

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