Steve Alexander

Steve Alexander is the founder and editor of MagicDiligence.com, a site that analyzes stocks appearing in hedge-fund investor Joel Greenblatt's Magic Formula Investing screens. Alexander is a private investor with more than a decade experience in the market.

Recent Articles By The Author

High Piotroski Scores in Magic Formula Investing

High Piotroski Scores in Magic Formula Investing

The economic professor's system filters out low price-to-book stocks unlikely to survive and prosper, leaving a number of potentially attractive investment opportunities.

Is Travelzoo Stock a Good Deal?

Is Travelzoo Stock a Good Deal?

The company has a good business but there is a ton of competition, much of it from established and highly trafficked sites.

Fluor vs. Foster Wheeler: Which One Works?

Fluor vs. Foster Wheeler: Which One Works?

When comparing the two engineering and construction stocks, Magic Diligence says Fluor comes out ahead of Foster Wheeler. Here's why.

Cracking Open Two Magic Formula Oil Refiners

Cracking Open Two Magic Formula Oil Refiners

Recent conditions in the oil markets have led to highly desirable conditions for two refiners.

Cyclical Stocks and Magic Formula Investing

Cyclical Stocks and Magic Formula Investing

Magic Formula Investing will identify a lot of cyclical stocks. It's important to examine the cost structure of these companies.

For Stock Market Success, Buy C-R-A-P

For Stock Market Success, Buy C-R-A-P

Finding quality investments requires a willingness to get a little dirty with the research, using this four-point guide.

Nature's Sunshine Could Be the Next Big Thing: Opinion

Nature's Sunshine Could Be the Next Big Thing: Opinion

The first steps of a turnaround are well under way. Now it's time for Nature's to re-ignite revenue growth.

Top 10 Fastest Growing Magic Formula Stocks

Top 10 Fastest Growing Magic Formula Stocks

Strong revenue growth makes companies with solid fundamentals and low share prices even more attractive.

Growth Challenges Surround Dolby

Growth Challenges Surround Dolby

Dolby is a great company, but given other considerations, the price is a bit too high to recommend.

5 Ways Apple's Stock Could Rise Even More

5 Ways Apple's Stock Could Rise Even More

The iPhone maker's steep revenue growth should flat-line soon, right? Wrong.