Peter Lynch’s Final Investment Checklist

August 17, 2017 | Read Now

In chapter 15―The Final Checklist―of the book One Up on Wall Street, Peter Lynch summarizes the things that you as an investor would like to know about stocks in each of the six categories, as follows. Here they are…


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Stephen Penman’s Accounting for Value – Accounting and Valuation Principles

August 14, 2017 | Read Now

What You’ll Learn
– Point summary of important principles from Stephen Penman’s Accounting for Value
– Accounting and valuation principles


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Calculating Time Weighted Return Portfolio Performance

August 10, 2017 | Read Now

What You’ll Learn
– Why you should use Time Weighted Returns
– Portfolio performance examples and how to do it
– 2 different methods we use


Checklist: Tenets of the Warren Buffett Way

July 31, 2017 | Read Now

The “Tenets of the Warren Buffett Way” was examined in the book The Warren Buffett Way, written by Robert G. Hagstrom.

The underlying principles haven’t changed much since The Warren Buffett Way was published, in 1994 (“That’s why they call them principles,” Buffett once said), but many readers have asked for clarification about applying the tenets in today’s market.

In summary, the process of focus investing involves these actions…


The OSV Stock Portfolio Tracker Feature

July 25, 2017 | Read Now

A visitor favorite is the free stock portfolio tracking spreadsheet using Google Sheets. For 90% of people, it covers most of what you need.

OSV Online app now has its own portfolio feature.

It’s finally here.


INVEST1000: This is the $1000 Portfolio

July 18, 2017 | Read Now

What You’ll Learn
– How to create a shortlist of stocks
– How to keep tabs of your stock
– How to do quick valuations
– The INVEST1000 portfolio revealed
– How to avoid “torpedoes” that can sink your portfolio


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A Forgotten Undervalued Spin-off

July 16, 2017 | Read Now

What You’ll Learn
– Why this company is a value outlier
– Past performance and numbers
– Why I think this company is undervalued


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This Ugly and Ignored Stock is an Undervalued Opportunity

July 12, 2017 | Read Now

What You’ll Learn
– Criteria I used to find VAALCO
– VAALCO performance and numbers
– Why I think there is an opportunity with VAALCO


INVEST1000: How to Pick Stocks with $1000

July 10, 2017 | Read Now

What You’ll Learn
– How to read and interpret the scores and value metrics you see
– Would you choose Gamestop (GME) or Facebook (FB)?
– What brokerage will be used to buy the portfolio
– Tips to selecting the best stocks to invest $1000


Introducing the INVEST1000 Case Study and Our Brave Hero

July 3, 2017 | Read Now

In order to show you how the Action Score is used and how a portfolio is constructed, INVEST1000 is a case study following the progress of how $1,000 will grow.
It’s a small amount and there are some challenges involved, but the kicker is that this $1,000 is not mine.
A new member has taken upon himself to start small and see how it goes.

We’ll be documenting and tracking, from start to finish, how the portfolio is created by going through the process I take in shortlisting candidates.


Free resources to discover

Download 3 free stock calculator spreadsheets following the methods we use for our DCF, Grahams Formula and DuPont Analysis.

Understand the value of a stock as well as a deeper dive into how ROE is calculated.

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Download a PDF of an independent study performed to validate and evaluate the performance of our Action Score Stock Grading and Valuation tool. Statiscal data with easy to understand explanations on how to interpret the data. See how the stock grading system works and leverage the work to pick winning stocks.

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Action Score Stock Grader Validation and Test

See how you can leverage the Old School Value stock grading and valuation tool to achieve market beating returns to generate a bigger portfolio. We disclose the 2016 performance and disclose how to piggyback our proven scoring and ratings system.

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Action Score Stock Grader Performance

Enjoy our various list of value focused, free pre-defined stock screens.

Based on the ideas of Graham, Buffett, Greenblatt and other strategies.

Updated weekly.

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A recommended reading list for anyone interested in fundamental analysis and value investing.

Each book is categorized into difficult.

VIEW THE BOOKS NOW

9 value investing blogs that we highly recommend.

Excellent quality with a focus on education.

SEE THE BEST BLOGS

If you are running low on ideas of want to jumpstart your idea brain, check out these sites.

We have collected the best sites that offer quality stock ideas without any sales or being pushy.

SEE STOCK IDEA SITES

From books, to websites, to podcasts, newsletters and more, we list the 60 best investing resources related to value investing you would be crazy to miss.

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