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Wayne Thorp

author Image Wayne A. Thorp is a vice president and senior financial analyst at AAII and 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

Biography:
Wayne A. Thorp is a vice president at AAII and the editor of Computerized Investing, a newsletter considered to be the premier publication covering the use of personal computers for financial planning, investment analysis and portfolio management. As a financial columnist for AAII, Thorp has written a column for the AAIIJournal on technical analysis as well as articles on stock screening and analysis. He is also product manager for the Stock Investor Pro computerized fundamental data 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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  1. Computerized-investing »

    Netatmo Urban Weather Station

    Personal weather station for tracking indoor & outdoor environmental elements from your smartphone.

    July 2013 | Computerized-investing

  2. Computerized-investing »

    Tech Valuations Belie Market Heights

    The S&P 500 index hitting a new all-time high has some fretting that the market is becoming overvalued. When looking at technology stocks, however, the story is very different: Tech stocks are trading at their lowest valuations since 2006.

    July 2013 | Computerized-investing

  3. Computerized-investing »

    The Ulcer Index of the AAII Stock Screens

    Calculating the downside risk of the stock screening methodologies tracked at AAII.com.

    July 2013 | Computerized-investing

  4. Computerized-investing »

    Google Chromebook Pixel

    Touchscreen laptop running the Chrome operating system.

    June 2013 | Computerized-investing

  5. Computerized-investing »

    PowerSkin PoP’n Charger

    External battery pack for iPhone 5.

    June 2013 | Computerized-investing

  6. Computerized-investing »

    TravelPro Crew 9 Business Brief

    Checkpoint-friendly laptop briefcase.

    June 2013 | Computerized-investing

  7. Computerized-investing »

    Eton Clipray Self-Powered LED Flashlight with USB Cellphone Charger

    Crank-powered, clip-on flashlight and smartphone charger.

    June 2013 | Computerized-investing

  8. Computerized-investing »

    Portable Bluetooth Speaker Comparison: Braven BRV-1, Jabra Solemate and SuperTooth Disco Twin

    Head-to-head comparison of three portable Bluetooth speaker systems.

    June 2013 | Computerized-investing

  9. Computerized-investing »

    PowerSkin for iPhone 5

    One-piece silicon rubber battery case for iPhone 5

    May 2013 | Computerized-investing

  10. Computerized-investing »

    NUU MiniKey for iPhone 5

    Slide-out Bluetooth keyboard case for the iPhone 5.

    May 2013 | Computerized-investing

  11. Computerized-investing »

    Satechi Smart LED Desk Lamp with USB Charger

    LED desk lamp with touch-control dimmable lighting, one-hour timer and USB charging port.

    May 2013 | Computerized-investing

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    Jabra REVO Wireless Headphones

    Wireless, on-ear headphones with enhanced Dolby Digital Plus sound.

    May 2013 | Computerized-investing

  13. CI in the Journal »

    Interpreting the Sharpe Ratio

    The Sharpe ratio measures the extent to which investors are compensated for taking on additional risk.

    May 2013 | Journal

  14. Computerized-investing »

    Cloud-Based File Synchronization Services

    An in-depth look at the major cloud services that synchronize your files for access on any of your computers or devices.

    May 2013 | Computerized-investing

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    mophie juice pack for Samsung Galaxy S III

    Battery case for Samsung Galaxy S III smartphone.

    April 2013 | Computerized-investing