John Reese

John P. Reese is founder and CEO of Validea.com, an investment research firm, and Validea Capital Management, an asset management firm serving affluent investors and companies. He is also co-author of two investing books, including The Guru Investor: How to Beat the Market Using History's Best Investment Strategies (Wiley).

Before Validea, Reese was vice president of information technology for GE Capital ITS, president and CEO of Micro Networks of America, a networking firm, and marketing manager of electronics at Coleco.

Reese holds a master's of business administration from Harvard Business School and a bachelor's degree in computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Recent Articles By The Author

It's Not Easy Being a Contrarian

It's Not Easy Being a Contrarian

When everyone is piling into a hot stock, try to find the hidden gems.

Here's What We Can Learn About Market Timing From the Trump Rally

Here's What We Can Learn About Market Timing From the Trump Rally

The latest move drives home the risk of trying to guess about equities. In addition, here are five stocks that score highly based on our guru models.

Here Are 4 Stocks Legendary Investor Peter Lynch Would Love

Here Are 4 Stocks Legendary Investor Peter Lynch Would Love

The PEG ratio was Peter Lynch's go-to measure for assessing a stock's attractiveness. We've identified four stocks that score highly based on Lynch's investment strategy.

Pick T. Rowe Price as Stock Picking Rises

Pick T. Rowe Price as Stock Picking Rises

The firm should benefit as actively managed mutual funds gain ground on passive funds.

5 Guru-Tested Stocks to Consider as the Holiday Season Approaches

5 Guru-Tested Stocks to Consider as the Holiday Season Approaches

With the most wonderful time of year drawing near, check out these five companies that pass muster using the stock selection approaches of Buffett, Lynch and other top investors.