Tim Melvin
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Buyer Beware – Utility Stocks Are a Bad Play Right Now

Apr. 2, 2014, 1:57 pm EDT – I've made lots of shrewd buys in the utility stocks space, but I'm not holding a single one right now. Wait for valuations to fall back to earth before dipping a toe in. More 

2 Stocks With Bullish Insider Buying

Apr. 1, 2014, 12:02 pm EDT – Broadly speaking, insiders have been selling their shares as the market moves sideways. So when you see insider buying, it pays to take notice. More 

Bank Stocks Are About to Get Much More Attractive

Mar. 26, 2014, 8:50 am EDT – Good results from recent stress tests should allow big players to increase dividends and boost share-buyback programs. More 

3 ‘Double Whammy’ Tech Stocks to Sell

Mar. 21, 2014, 12:52 pm EDT – This group of stocks to sell features companies that are seeing clusters of insider selling, which could be a sign of further trouble More 

3 Dividend Growth Stocks to Buy

Mar. 20, 2014, 9:11 am EDT – If you plan on retiring ... well, ever, you're going to need some help. Dividend growth stocks are one of the first things you should hunt down. More 

2 Cheap Energy Stocks Set to Beat the Market

Mar. 19, 2014, 2:00 pm EDT – Energy stocks have lagged the market lately, but macro trends and attractive valuations suggest we could see market-beating returns from these names. More 

These 2 Banks Are Overdue for Buyouts

Mar. 18, 2014, 6:00 am EDT – Thrift conversions make for boring investments, but when done correctly, they can lead to huge profits via buyouts from larger banks. More 

3 Small Financial Stocks With Big Potential

Mar. 14, 2014, 9:15 am EDT – If you're looking for undervalued stocks, ignore the big banks and insurance companies. Instead, focus on these smaller financial stocks. More 

Be Cautious – Avoid These 4 Stocks

Mar. 7, 2014, 1:45 pm EDT – There's still upside to be found in this market, but investors need to be cautious about where they put their money. That means avoiding stocks like these. More 

2 Sturdy European Stocks to Buy

Mar. 7, 2014, 8:30 am EDT – Don't avoid investing amid political turmoil -- just filter your money toward financially sound companies that aren't easily shaken, such as these European stocks. More