John Reese

John P. Reese is founder and CEO of, 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

2 Solid Stocks With Good Payouts

PacWest and Cal-Maine are both financially solid with good dividend yields, well suited to today's turbulent market.

Boeing's Nosedive Could Offer High-Flying Upside

BA is a buy: The stock has dropped 20% this year, but its fundamentals are sound.

3 Stocks My Asset-Management Strategy Loves

This computerized strategy is based in the investing of Peter Lynch.

3 Pharma Stocks to Heal Your Portfolio

Dividend yield is the determining factor in this strategy.

James P. O'Shaughnessy-Style Strategy Strongly Recommends IBM

It could be a timely moment to step into the Big Blue.

The Force Is With Disney Shares

Why you should consider buying the shares right now.

Betting on Fallen Angels Could Be Heavenly

If you have an appetite for risk, there are buying opportunities.

'Fishing' For Super Stocks Snags 2 Proven Winners

Mueller Industries and Sanderson Farms meet all the criteria of my Ken Fisher-based strategy.

Dial Up AT&T, Verizon to Ring In the New Year Right

The nation's dominant telephone giants are bedrock companies with solid dividends.

Horton, Lowe's and Wells Fargo: Riding the Housing Market's Coattails

The Fed' s rate increase shouldn't affect the sector's  2016 growth.