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Magic Formula Investing Weekly Roundup 8/12/2012

|Includes:ABC, ACN, ACTG, AMAT, AMD, AMFW, APEI, APOL, ATVI, BR, CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF), CHE, CJES, COH, CPIX, CSGS, DNB, DV, EGY, EXEL, GCI, HFC, HLF, JOY, KRO, LEA, LMT, LO, MBLX, NUS, PBI, PGNX, QSII, SHPG, WCRX

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)
Chemed Corp (NYSE:CHE)
CSG Systems International Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGS)
Exelixis Inc (NASDAQ:EXEL)
Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI)
Towers Watson & Co (TW)
Exelis Inc (NYSE:XLS)

Dropping out of the 50 over 50 million screen:

American Public Education Inc (NASDAQ:APEI)
C&J Energy Services Inc (NYSE:CJES)
Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:CPIX)
Vaalco Energy Inc (NYSE:EGY)
Metabolix Inc (NASDAQ:MBLX)
Progenics Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:PGNX)
ViroPharma Inc (VPHM)

Entering the 50 over 1 billion screen:

AmerisourceBergen Corp (NYSE:ABC)
Broadridge Financial Solutions Inc (NYSE:BR)
C&J Energy Services Inc (CJES)
DeVry Inc (NYSE:DV)
Lockheed Martin Corp (NYSE:LMT)
Lorillard Inc (NYSE:LO)
Nu Skin Enterprises Inc. (NYSE:NUS)
Quality Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:QSII)
Warner Chilcott Plc (NASDAQ:WCRX)

Dropping out of the 50 over 1 billion screen:

Acacia Research Corp (NASDAQ:ACTG)
Activision Blizzard Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI)
Coach Inc. (NYSE:COH)
Dun & Bradstreet Corp (The) (NYSE:DNB)
Foster Wheeler Ltd (FWLT)
HollyFrontier Corp (NYSE:HFC)
Joy Global Inc (NYSE:JOY)
Kronos Worldwide Inc (NYSE:KRO)
ViroPharma Inc (VPHM)

Entering the 30 over 3 billion screen:

AmerisourceBergen Corp (ABC)
Advanced Micro Devices Inc (NYSE:AMD)
Apollo Group Inc (NASDAQ:APOL)
Gannett Co Inc. (NYSE:GCI)
Herbalife Ltd (NYSE:HLF)
Lorillard Inc (LO)
Warner Chilcott Plc (WCRX)

Dropping out of the 30 over 3 billion screen:

Accenture, Ltd. (NYSE:ACN)
Applied Materials, Inc (NASDAQ:AMAT)
Activision Blizzard Inc (ATVI)
Coach Inc. (COH)
Dun & Bradstreet Corp (The) (DNB)
HollyFrontier Corp (HFC)
Lear Corp (NYSE:LEA)

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