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

4 Value Stocks Legendary Investor Joseph Piotroski Would Love

4 Value Stocks Legendary Investor Joseph Piotroski Would Love

Joseph Piotroski back-tested a stock selection model that combined value investing with improving accounting metrics. The results: a 23% p.a. return. Here are four names that make the cut.

You've Got the Brains, I've Got the Book, Let's Make Lots of Money

You've Got the Brains, I've Got the Book, Let's Make Lots of Money

Emulate Graham and Buffett with Greenblatt’s 'Magic Formula' screen.

Warren Buffett's Defense Anchors This Must-See, All-Star Stock Portfolio

Warren Buffett's Defense Anchors This Must-See, All-Star Stock Portfolio

A well-positioned portfolio requires both offensive and defensive holdings. Famed investors Warren Buffet, Benjamin Graham, John Neff and others can guide a strategy that includes both types of stocks.

3 Regional Banks to Bank On

3 Regional Banks to Bank On

Peter Lynch and other market 'gurus' would love these stocks.

5 Stocks the World's Greatest Investors Would Love

5 Stocks the World's Greatest Investors Would Love

A look at a few of the more popular fundamental criteria used by great investors, including Graham and Buffett. Plus, five top-scoring stocks to consider.