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

Invest Like Warren Buffett and Find Stocks With Pricing Power, Here's a Guide

Invest Like Warren Buffett and Find Stocks With Pricing Power, Here's a Guide

Inflation is ultra-low, but don't think that it can't re-emerge. Here are options to combat that possibility.

Maximus Should Benefit From Outsourcing of Health Benefits Work

Maximus Should Benefit From Outsourcing of Health Benefits Work

An aging population and an increasingly complex U.S. insurance system could be a boon for the name.

Here's Why to Buy These 3 Stocks With Solid Businesses Right Now

Here's Why to Buy These 3 Stocks With Solid Businesses Right Now

Many companies are stockpiling cash, but investors need to find ones that can effectively earn strong returns on their capital and retained earnings.

Sales Are Flowing for Small-Cap Biotech

Sales Are Flowing for Small-Cap Biotech

LeMaitre Vascular is a good fit for 2 investing strategies.

4 Stock Picks for an Increasingly Upbeat Housing Market

4 Stock Picks for an Increasingly Upbeat Housing Market

The housing market has recovered significantly since the financial crisis, and builders are confident about growth prospects. Here are four stocks that should benefit continued improvement in the sector.

Here Is Why GMO's Jeremy Grantham Likes Natural-Resources Stocks

Here Is Why GMO's Jeremy Grantham Likes Natural-Resources Stocks

GMO makes a compelling case for natural-resources stocks, despite the short-term volatility that they can experience. Here are six companies that look good based on the underlying fundamentals.

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.