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A popular measure of profitability, return on equity (ROE), does not hold up well as a primary screening criterion for identifying stocks with potential upside. The ratio divides net income by shareholder equity. It reveals how much profit a company is earning of off its net assets....

Even with a small decline in optimism, more than 40% of individual investors describe themselves as bullish in the latest AAII Sentiment Survey. Bullish sentiment, expectations that stock prices will rise over the next six months, declined 2.5 percentage points to 43.9%. This is...

Date: Thursday, January 24, 2013 Topic: Wealth Engineering Speaker: Timothy Bock, Founder/President, Summit Portfolio Management This presentation will focus on Tim Bock’s approach to creating optimal ways of enhancing portfolio management. He will discuss what investment science...

Date: Thursday, January 24, 2013 Topic: Introduction to Stock Investor Pro Speaker: Joe Lan, CFA, Assistant Financial Analyst, AAII This presentation demonstrates the power of Stock Investor Pro, AAII’s fundamental stock screening and research database. An overview of the program...

Date: Thursday, January 24, 2013 Topic: All Things Buffett Speaker: Andrew Kilpatrick, Financial Author Andrew Kilpatrick is perhaps the best-known biographer of the well-known investor Warren Buffett. Several books about Buffett by Kilpatrick have been published, with the best-known...

YTD Return of Top Performers: Piotroski: High F-Score 91.7% — Murphy Technology 42.3% Read more »  ...

1-Year Returns as of 12/31/12: AAII Fund Portfolio 15.5% — AAII Shadow Stock Portfolio 33.3% Read more »  ...

Date: Wednesday, January 23, 2013 Topic: Outlook for the Economy and Financial Markets Speaker: Jim Coons, Principal, Coons Advisors Jim Coons will review current economic and market conditions and explain his views on where both might head in the near term and long term. In addition,...

AAII Journal Editor Charles Rotblut Editor explains to Chuck Jaffe of MarketWatch why Herbalife (HLF) is his “Sell of the Week” on the MoneyLife Radio Program. MoneyLife is a daily personal finance show that sorts through the financial clutter to bring you the information you...