Ed Elfenbein

Ed Elfenbein

About Ed Elfenbein

Ed Elfenbein runs the financial blog CrossingWallStreet.com, where he gives individual investors his free and unbiased view of the market, analyzing dozens of companies every week. He has several years of experience in the financial newsletter industry and has edited some of the industry’s most prominent investment advisories. Money Magazine recently named Ed the “Best Buy-and-Hold Blogger.” Ed holds a bachelor’s degree from Washington College and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Connecticut.

Recent Articles

On Second Thought, Wells Fargo Is a Buy

Wall Street's initial reaction to Wells Fargo earnings was to sell; on second look, I believe Wells Fargo is on the right track, and I believe WFC is a buy

Successful Investing Is a Bottom-Up Activity

Investing should be viewed as an exercise that starts with a basic fundamental: know and understand what a company does. Work your way up from there.

Ignore Earnings Slips at Bed, Bath and Beyond

Investors are having a knee-jerk selling reaction to BBBY's earnings miss, but I still like the long-term prospects in Bed, Bath and Beyond stock

S&P 500’s 2013 Gains All in One Chart: What a Year!

The S&P 500 finished up 2013 with a gain of over 30%, including dividends. The past 27 month trend is upward, graphically illustrated in this chart.

5 (New) Buys, and 5 ‘Deletions’ to the 2014 Stock Buy List

Last week I gave you my 2014 Stock Buy List; this week find out why I've chosen my 5 new "buys", and the 5 "deletions" for the list...