Tim Melvin
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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 

Steer Clear of These 3 Big Financials

Jan. 26, 2015, 12:15 pm EDT – Earnings reports for the big financials are in, but they aren't overwhelming. As long as banks face legal and bureaucratic headwinds, it's best to steer clear of Bank of America, Citigroup and JPMorgan Chase. More 

Make Mountains of Profits With This Bold, Aggressive Strategy

Jan. 26, 2015, 9:28 am EDT – Buying up oil companies with oil prices at rock-bottom is a risky move, but one that will pay off handsomely as oil prices recover. More 

Haven’t Saved Enough for Retirement? Here’s How to Catch Up

Jan. 22, 2015, 6:01 am EDT – The average 50-year-old has less than $50,000 saved for retirement. Here are some tips to help you close the gap before you retire. More 

2 Dividend Stocks to Provide Cover Against Market Volatility

Jan. 16, 2015, 9:50 am EDT – Defensive, conservative investors in particular should be ready with a list of stocks to buy if the market continues to be weak. Horace Mann (HMN) and KKR & Co. are two good choices. More 

2 Cheap Bank Stocks to Buy

Jan. 9, 2015, 9:21 am EDT – Don't get caught up in Wall Street's quarterly performance shenanigans. Instead, focus on good stocks that are undervalued by the market. More