Finding Stocks with the Piotroski Price-to-Book Screen

This week’s AAII Weekly Digest highlights these “must-read” AAII articles:   Rules for Drawing and Analyzing Trendlines Trendlines can offer insights even though they have an artistic element to them. Using bar and line charts can help in their analysis. However, unlike other market gauges that have “overbought” and “oversold” parameters to assist investors in…

 

Earnings Estimates: A Primer

This article originally appeared in the May 2015 issue of the AAI Journal. Earnings estimates are the profit forecasts made by brokerage firm analysts. The consensus earnings estimate is the average of all published forecasts for a specific company or index. The consensus earnings estimate is compiled by a small number of companies, such as Thomson…