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

Basic Materials Basically Are a Good Place to Be

Basic Materials Basically Are a Good Place to Be

Chemical companies, lumber producers and other sectors that should benefit from capital spending look to do well going forward.

Want to Profit by Investing Like a Great Contrarian? Here's How

Want to Profit by Investing Like a Great Contrarian? Here's How

It can be lonely being a contrarian, but over time finding unloved stocks can be profitable. We've uncovered four value stocks using a model based on famous investor David Dreman.

What Warrants Buffett's Loyalty to Banks?

What Warrants Buffett's Loyalty to Banks?

They hew to one of his long-term investment principles.

Billionaire Warren Buffett Loves These 4 Small-Cap Stocks, Should You?

Billionaire Warren Buffett Loves These 4 Small-Cap Stocks, Should You?

Ride the Oracle of Omaha.

4 Blue-Chip Health-Care Picks on Sale (and the Portfolio Is Up 163% Since 2006)

4 Blue-Chip Health-Care Picks on Sale (and the Portfolio Is Up 163% Since 2006)

Demographic trends that boosted big gains in prior years haven't gone away.