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 Top Stocks Investment Guru Joel Greenblatt Would Love

5 Top Stocks Investment Guru Joel Greenblatt Would Love

His magic formula is no magic bullet, but these companies offer attractive valuations and high returns on capital.

Get a Charge Out of Costco's Credit Card Switch

The warehouse club is not the only winner in this change and my guru strategies support this view.

5 Utility Stocks to Buy When the Markets Are Tanking (See: Brexit)

5 Utility Stocks to Buy When the Markets Are Tanking (See: Brexit)

Utility stocks often outperform when markets are volatile, and they pay dividends. Here are five of the best utility stocks to buy now.

3 Stocks to Benefit Under Piotroski's Method

You may have never heard of Joseph Piotroski, but this Stanford University accounting professor's stock selection method is likely to work very well on these three stocks. 

5 Top Restaurant Stocks With Solid Prospects and Fundamentals

5 Top Restaurant Stocks With Solid Prospects and Fundamentals

This industry is ultra-competitive, but these companies earn high scores based on investment strategy metrics.

3 Apparel Stocks for the Well-Dressed Portfolio

PVH, Michael Kors and Oxford Industries are suitable picks.

4 Value Stocks to Buy Now as the Cycle Reverses Away From Growth

4 Value Stocks to Buy Now as the Cycle Reverses Away From Growth

it's been 10 years of growth over value stocks, but times are changing. Here are four value picks, along with two growth recommendations.

4 Stocks That Score High on Free Cash Flow and Other Fundamentals

4 Stocks That Score High on Free Cash Flow and Other Fundamentals

Taking a page out of investor Peter Lynch's playbook, companies that have lots of cash on hand can be attractive targets for investors.

3 Small Biotechs That Look Very Healthy

Peter Lynch and other market legends would love these names.

5 Top Financial Stocks That Value Investor Chris Davis Would Love

5 Top Financial Stocks That Value Investor Chris Davis Would Love

Taking a piece from Chris Davis' value investing playbook on financial stocks, we've identified five financial stocks that look attractive at current prices.