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Magic Formula Investing Weekly Roundup 8/4/2012

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:

Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:CPIX)
Gentiva Health Services Inc (NASDAQ:GTIV)
Lender Processing Services Inc (NYSE:LPS)
Metabolix Inc (NASDAQ:MBLX)
MEDIWARE Information Systems Inc (NASDAQ:MEDW)
Progenics Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:PGNX)
RPX Corp (NASDAQ:RPXC)
Strayer Education Inc (NASDAQ:STRA)
Seagate Technology (NASDAQ:STX)

Dropping out of the 50 over 50 million screen:

Ballantyne Strong Inc (NYSEMKT:BTN)
Lakes Entertainment Inc (LACO)
Momenta Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:MNTA)
Quality Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:QSII)
United Online Inc (NASDAQ:UNTD)
USA Mobility Inc (USMO)
Vonage Holdings Corp (NYSE:VG)
Viacom Inc (NASDAQ:VIAB)
Wayside Technology Group (NASDAQ:WSTG)

Entering the 50 over 1 billion screen:

Acacia Research Corp (NASDAQ:ACTG)
Coach Inc. (NYSE:COH)
General Dynamics Corp (NYSE:GD)
Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN)
Joy Global Inc (NYSE:JOY)

Dropping out of the 50 over 1 billion screen:

Fluor Corp. (NYSE:FLR)
Lear Corp (NYSE:LEA)
TRW Automotive Holdings Corp (NYSE:TRW)
Western Refining Inc (NYSE:WNR)
Weight Watchers International Inc. (NYSE:WTW)

Entering the 30 over 3 billion screen:

Accenture, Ltd. (NYSE:ACN)
Coach Inc. (COH)
General Dynamics Corp (GD)
Joy Global Inc (JOY)

Dropping out of the 30 over 3 billion screen:

Apollo Group Inc (NASDAQ:APOL)
Fluor Corp. (FLR)
Mednax Inc. (NYSE:MD)
TRW Automotive Holdings Corp (TRW)