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Wayne Thorp

author Image Wayne A. Thorp is a vice president and the senior financial analyst at AAII and former editor of Computerized Investing. Follow him on Twitter at @WayneTAAII.

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Areas of Expertise: computerized investing, stock analysis, stock screening, technical analysis

Twitter Feed: @WayneTAAII

Topics Presented in Speeches: “How to Analyze a Stock,” “Finding a Stock Winner: First Step Screening,” “Computerized Stock Screening & Analysis” and “Stock Screening Using Stock Investor Pro


Wayne A. Thorp is a vice president and the senior financial analyst at AAII and the former editor of Computerized Investing. As a financial columnist for AAII, Thorp has written extensively on technical analysis, stock screening and stock analysis. He oversees the CI Market Dashboard—a collection of market, valuation and economic indicators that help gauge the direction of the market—and writes its commentary. Thorp is also is the product manager for the Stock Investor Pro computerized fundamental database and screening program and serves on the Stock Superstars Report (SSR) and Dividend Investing (DI) advisory committees.

Thorp is a graduate of DePaul University in Chicago, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in finance. He was awarded the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation in 2002. He has been with AAII since 1997.

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    V-MODA Crossfade M-80 Shadow On-Ear Headphones

    Stylish on-ear headphones built to military specifications

    August 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    Cellink Iā€”Mobile Charger and Card Reader for iPhone/iPad

    All-in-one backup battery, USB charger, data transfer & sync cable, and card reader.

    August 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    Otterbox Defender iPhone 4/4S Case

    High-impact polycarbonate protection for your smartphone.

    July 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    Asus Zenbook UX31E

    Windows 7 Ultrabook

    July 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    Satechi 10000 mAh Portable Energy Station

    Dual-USB battery charger pack for iPad, iPhone, or any other USB-powered smartphone or tablet.

    July 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    HP Folio 13-1020us

    Windows 7 Ultrabook

    July 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    Password Strength Across Age Groups

    Why it may be time to update your user passwords.

    July 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    The Top Web-Based Fundamental Stock Screening Services

    An in-depth look at the best of the online services that help filter through a database of stocks.

    July 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    Common Size Financial Statements

    A template from AAII that uses balance sheet, income statement and cash flow statement data to make financial comparisons.

    July 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    Braven 600 Bluetooth Speaker

    Portable, wireless speaker with speakerphone functionality and device charging capabilities.

    June 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook

    Windows 7 Ultrabook

    June 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    SuperTooth Crystal Bluetooth Speakerphone

    Sleek, compact hands-free kit for making calls and listening to GPS directions while in the car.

    June 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    Lenovo IdeaPad U300s

    Windows 7 Ultrabook.

    June 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    Plantronics Voyager PRO HD

    Bluetooth headset that knows when you are wearing it.

    June 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    Weather Channel iOS App

    The Weather Channel iOS app delivers local weather forecasts, alerts and maps to your iPhone or iPod touch.

    May 2012 | Computerized-investing