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Magic Formula Investing Weekly Roundup 9/9/2012

|Includes: Almost Family Inc (AFAM), APOL, BAH, BDSI, BKE, DRCO, EXEL, FLR, FRX, KFY, KRO, LO, MRVL, NUS, USNA, VCI, WNR, YTEN

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:

Almost Family Inc (NASDAQ:AFAM)
Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp (NYSE:BAH)
Dynamics Research Corp (NASDAQ:DRCO)
Forest Laboratories Inc. (NYSE:FRX)
USANA Health Sciences Inc (NYSE:USNA)

Dropping out of the 50 over 50 million screen:

BioDelivery Sciences International Inc (NASDAQ:BDSI)
Exelixis Inc (NASDAQ:EXEL)
Korn/Ferry International (NYSE:KFY)
Metabolix Inc (MBLX)
Nu Skin Enterprises Inc. (NYSE:NUS)

Entering the 50 over 1 billion screen:

Buckle Inc. (The) (NYSE:BKE)
Lorillard Inc (NYSE:LO)
Valassis Communications Inc. (NYSE:VCI)

Dropping out of the 50 over 1 billion screen:

Fluor Corp. (NYSE:FLR)
Kronos Worldwide Inc (NYSE:KRO)
Marvell Technology Group Ltd (NASDAQ:MRVL)

Entering the 30 over 3 billion screen:

Apollo Group Inc (NASDAQ:APOL)

Dropping out of the 30 over 3 billion screen:

Western Refining Inc (NYSE:WNR)

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