Tim Melvin
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What Budget Cuts? Defense Stocks Are Still Strong

Mar. 20, 2015, 10:00 pm EDT – The trick to choosing defense stocks is to figure out which way the money will flow from the Pentagon's mammoth budget. More 

3 Overpriced Financial Stocks to Avoid

Mar. 13, 2015, 8:30 pm EDT – Financial stocks tend to be some of the most stable investments, but these three are far too expensive to consider now. More 

3 Community Bank Stocks to Buy With Good Texas Ratios

Mar. 12, 2015, 7:00 pm EDT – The Texas ratio is a quick and easy way for investors to determine which community banks are safe in addition to cheap to buy now. More 

3 Momentum Large Caps to Avoid

Mar. 5, 2015, 2:05 pm EDT – It's great to ride a stock when momentum carries it to new highs. But it's also great to get out before the balloon pops. These three stocks look too inflated for their own good. More 

3 Stable Oil Stocks to Buy for the Long Term

Mar. 3, 2015, 10:14 am EDT – Oil prices may be suffering now, but these three stocks have the financial stability to hang on until the eventual recovery. More 

3 Grossly Overpriced Stocks to Avoid or Sell

Feb. 18, 2015, 12:45 pm EDT – Betting on a perfect scenario is a fool's errand, but that's exactly what you're doing if you buy into one of these three overpriced stocks. More 

Listen to Private Equity and Focus on These 2 Sectors

Feb. 17, 2015, 3:01 pm EDT – Private equity firms offer a lot of wisdom about long-term value plays. Investors would be wise to pay attention. More 

Community Bank Stocks: How to Cash in From Banking Reforms

Feb. 12, 2015, 7:01 am EDT – The current bank merger and acquisition wave is in the early stages of what should be a very long cycle for community bank stocks. A double compounding effect will help you cash in. More 

Insider Selling Casts a Cloud Over These Stocks

Feb. 4, 2015, 6:31 am EDT – Safeguard your stock holdings by checking regularly to see if executives are engaging in insider selling. If several company officials are selling their stock, you should think about doing the same. More 

3 Stocks to Love Thanks to Insider Buying

Jan. 30, 2015, 1:37 pm EDT – A little confidence from corporate insiders can be a strong positive indicator, so we're looking at 3 stocks that have had some recent insider buying. More