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Steve Hach is the Senior Editor at ValuEngine.com, a Newtown, Pennsylvania-based stock valuation and forecast service. ValuEngine utilizes Ivy League financial research as the basis for its coverage of more than 7000 US, Japanese, and Canadian, and other foreign stocks. Hach utilizes... More
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  • Recent Winners from Our Models 0 comments
    Dec 20, 2010 2:24 PM | about stocks: CROX, FCX, INFN, SHFL, STKL
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    December 20, 2010
    ATTENTION Advanced Investors and Finance Professionals:
    If you are reading this you should download ValuEngine Institutional Software to see how VE’s powerful quantitative tools can increase your productivity and effectiveness.

    VALUATION WATCH:  Our models find that overvaluation is approaching levels typically seen when a market correction is imminent. Overvalued stocks now make up almost 60% of our universe and more than 27% of the universe is calculated to be overvalued by 20% or more.  15 of 16 Sectors are now calculated to be overvalued.

     Seeking Alpha Readers should check out our Seeking Alpha VE Investment App HERE

    Great Success

    Recent Winners from Our Models

     As 2010 draws to a close many newspapers, television programs, and blogs are discussing their greatest hits for the year.  For today's bulletin, we thought we'd identify some of the stock picks from our models which have been doing pretty well since clients were alerted to them via our various portfolio newsletters and screening functions. The following picks were identified by our Forecast Model. 

    Ticker Company Entry Date Entry Price Current Price Gain
    CROX Crocs Inc. 9/21/2010
    11.61
    18.85
    62.36%
    FCX Freeport McMoRan 7/15/2010
    63.76
    114.68
    79.86%
    INFN Infinera 11/16/2010 8.19 10.80 31.87%
    SHFL Shuffle Master 10/20/2010 8.72 11.39 30.62%
    STKL SunOpta 10/20/2010 6.05 8.05 41.32%

     You can access the latest calculations of our Forecast Model from a variety of sources:

      Website Subscribers can access out Forecast Model's Benchmark Portfolio strategy picks by going HERE.

     The ValuEngine Forecast Model Market Neutral Strategy Portfolio Newsletter is described HERE.

      Our advanced Stock Screening page is HERE.

     Seeking Alpha Readers should check out our Seeking Alpha VE Investment App HERE

     

    Market Indices Data
      Latest Change YTD
    Dow Jones
    11,501.70 9.80 10.30%
    NASDAQ Composite
    2,657.52 14.55 17.12%
    Russell 2000
    783.19 3.68 23.52%
    S&P 500
    1,249.38 5.47 12.04%

     

    ValuEngine Market Overview
    Summary of VE Stock Universe
    Stocks Undervalued
    39.86%
    Stocks Overvalued
    60.14%
    Stocks Undervalued by 20%
    18.55%
    Stocks Overvalued by 20%
    27.5%

     

    ValuEngine Sector Overview
    Sector Change MTD YTD Valuation Last 12-MReturn P/E Ratio
    Basic Materials 0.57% 4.20% 30.97% 27.44% overvalued 70.23% 37.35
    Oils-Energy -0.02% 2.25% 15.23% 20.94% overvalued 37.90% 40.24
    Industrial Products 0.36% 5.96% 24.58% 14.64% overvalued 33.85% 25.50
    Multi-Sector Conglomerates 0.05% 3.08% 24.69% 13.21% overvalued 32.99% 29.05
    Auto-Tires-Trucks -0.26% 6.02% 56.43% 12.10% overvalued 55.00% 25.87
    Consumer Staples -0.03% 4.30% 12.31% 10.57% overvalued 20.89% 27.37
    Retail-Wholesale 0.28% 1.99% 20.58% 10.05% overvalued 67.63% 22.34
    Transportation -0.48% 1.99% 23.81% 9.94% overvalued 28.17% 42.19
    Utilities -0.40% 1.47% 6.35% 6.89% overvalued 14.78% 25.22
    Computer and Technology 0.31% 4.14% 30.64% 6.57% overvalued 38.03% 43.52
    Aerospace -0.08% 2.80% 21.14% 6.36% overvalued 30.60% 19.47
    Business Services 0.33% 4.73% 13.56% 6.03% overvalued 23.67% 29.67
    Finance 0.09% 3.21% 16.56% 5.62% overvalued 20.74% 24.20
    Consumer Discretionary 0.53% 2.78% 22.46% 5.18% overvalued 28.74% 30.86
    Construction 0.37% 7.48% 11.88% 4.87% overvalued 13.04% 37.00
    Medical 0.63% 6.57% 17.69% 4.06% undervalued 23.48% 37.59

     

     
     
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