Tim Melvin

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

Private Equity Putting Money Into Health Care

Private Equity Putting Money Into Health Care

Psychemedics and Span-America show promise for long-term growth.

Fonar: A Health Care Stock Even a Value Investor Can Love

Fonar: A Health Care Stock Even a Value Investor Can Love

The MRI maker's results are solid and the company has exciting products under development as well.

Some Divine Investing Ideas From Apollo Global Management

Some Divine Investing Ideas From Apollo Global Management

APO's 13F filing shows the firm is skeptical about valuation and price, but here are my takeaways.

Here's What Blackstone Bought and Sold in the Fourth Quarter

Here's What Blackstone Bought and Sold in the Fourth Quarter

Private equity firms' publicly traded equity holdings are a valuable source of ideas for growth and value investors, alike.

Here's What Blackstone and KKR Are Buying

Here's What Blackstone and KKR Are Buying

Private equity firms' publicly traded equity holdings are a valuable source of ideas for growth and value investors, alike.