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Magic Formula Investing Weekly Roundup 12/19/2010

|Includes:ACN, ARO, CPLA, CUB, DGX, GRMN, HPQ, LHCG, Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (LINC), MD, NUS, STRA, V, VALU, VECO, ZSTN

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:

Lincoln Educational Services Corp (NASDAQ:LINC)
Veeco Instruments Inc (NASDAQ:VECO)
ZST Digital Networks Inc (OTCPK:ZSTN)

Dropping out of the 50 over 50 million screen:

Aeropostale Inc. (NYSE:ARO)
LHC Group Inc (NASDAQ:LHCG)
Value Line Inc (NASDAQ:VALU)

Entering the 50 over 1 billion screen:

Capella Education Co (NASDAQ:CPLA)
Cubic Corp (NYSE:CUB)
Nu Skin Enterprises Inc. (NYSE:NUS)
Visa Inc (NYSE:V)

Dropping out of the 50 over 1 billion screen:

Accenture, Ltd. (NYSE:ACN)
Garmin Ltd (NASDAQ:GRMN)
Mednax Inc. (NYSE:MD)
Strayer Education Inc (NASDAQ:STRA)

Entering the 30 over 3 billion screen:

Hewlett-Packard Co (NYSE:HPQ)
Visa Inc (V)

Dropping out of the 30 over 3 billion screen:

Accenture, Ltd. (ACN)
Quest Diagnostics Inc (NYSE:DGX)

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Stocks: LINC, VECO, ZSTN, ARO, LHCG, VALU, CPLA, CUB, NUS, V, ACN, GRMN, MD, STRA, HPQ, DGX