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

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.

Watch Brazil for More Than Just the Olympics

Watch Brazil for More Than Just the Olympics

Look beyond the economic and political struggles to see the world's eighth-largest economy.

4 Stock Picks Using This Market-Beating Manager's Low P/E Method

4 Stock Picks Using This Market-Beating Manager's Low P/E Method

John Neff managed the Windsor Fund for more than 30 years, and he beat the market by focusing on boring, low-valuation stocks. Here are four Neff-like picks for value investors.

Get Some Insurance for (and in) Your Portfolio

Such companies tend to perform well over the long term.

Cash in on Pokémon and Augmented Reality with these Four Stocks

Cash in on Pokémon and Augmented Reality with these Four Stocks

Pokémon Go is a huge hit. A few blue-chip tech companies with sound fundamentals look poised to benefit from augmented reality now and in the future.