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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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    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

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    iRobot Roomba 780 Vacuum Cleaning Robot

    Programmable vacuuming robot.

    May 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    Satechi ST-69BTS Audio Cube Bluetooth Speaker

    Exceptional audio quality in a compact, wireless package.

    May 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    Griffin Stylus + Pen + Laser Pointer

    Write, tap and point with this all-in-one tool.

    May 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    mophie juice pack plus—iPhone 4 & 4S Battery Case

    Ergonomically designed hard-shell case that extends the battery life of your iPhone.

    May 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    Tracking the Analysts

    Tracking earnings expectations, and their changes, is an important and a potentially rewarding strategy for stock investors.

    May 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    Head-to-Head: Toshiba USB Mobile Monitor Versus AOC Portable USB Monitor

    A direct comparison of two portable USB monitors.

    April 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    Yurbuds Ironman Inspire Pro—Dry Mic Earphones

    Sweat-proof, water-resistant earphones with three-button control and mic.

    April 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    Incase Travel Kit Plus

    Perfect carrying case for your tablet, power cords and Bluetooth keyboard.

    April 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    Bracketron Mushroom GreenZero Wall Travel Charger

    Portable USB charger with automatic shutoff and zero idle power.

    April 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    When “Unlimited” Really Isn’t

    Thoughts on AT&T's redefining of unlimited data plans by throttling the speeds of its top data users on mobile devices and tablets.

    April 2012 | Computerized-investing

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    booq Mamba catch S

    Laptop shoulder bag with oodles of pockets fits 13-inch laptops.

    March 2012 | Computerized-investing