Tim Melvin is a writer from Stevensville, Maryland. In addition to writing about the markets, he manages accounts for family and friends. He has written serveral articles and collaborated on several investment books. Prior to striking out on his own he spent 20 years a stockbroker, the last 15 as a Vice President of Investments with a regional firm in the Mid Atlantic area. He specializes in deep value investing as well as special situations and activist stocks, and is the author of the Junior Chamber Course on Value Investing, as well as numerous articles in various publications on the subject of value investing, the stock market and the world around us.
Recent Articles By The Author
My Early Christmas Gift: An Activist Bank Investor's 13F Filing
PL Capital's filings have been the source of a wealth of good ideas over the years, and this one is no exception.
A Few Other Blue Chip Stocks Investors Should Avoid
Buying blue-chip stocks in a bear market is a brilliant strategy. But this is not a bear market.
Blue Chips Are the Most Dangerous Stocks Right Now
Investors who jumped on the Blue Chip dividend train five years did well, but now they are expensive.
These REITs Have the Right Fundamentals
Here are 5 righteous REITS, plus 32 more names with strong F-scores.
A Man Walks Into an Ulta... and Changes His Mind on the Stock
3 market darlings for growth-oriented investors -- yeah, growth.