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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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    Griffin PowerDock 5

    Store and charge up to five mobile devices at once from a single power source.

    August 2013 | Computerized-investing

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    iBattz Mojo Refuel Removable Battery Case for iPhone 5

    iPhone 5 battery case with removable battery.

    August 2013 | Computerized-investing

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    AOC Q2963PM UltraWide LED Monitor

    29-inch UltraWide LED monitor with screen-splitter for viewing from multiple devices.

    August 2013 | Computerized-investing

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    Cambridge Audio Minx Air 200 wireless speaker system

    High-end speaker with wireless music streaming via Bluetooth and AirPlay.

    July 2013 | Computerized-investing

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    Plantronics Legend

    Updated Bluetooth hands-free headset with improved voice recognition, battery life.

    July 2013 | Computerized-investing

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    Netatmo Urban Weather Station

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

    July 2013 | Computerized-investing

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    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

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    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

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    Google Chromebook Pixel

    Touchscreen laptop running the Chrome operating system.

    June 2013 | Computerized-investing

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    PowerSkin PoP’n Charger

    External battery pack for iPhone 5.

    June 2013 | Computerized-investing

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    TravelPro Crew 9 Business Brief

    Checkpoint-friendly laptop briefcase.

    June 2013 | Computerized-investing

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    Eton Clipray Self-Powered LED Flashlight with USB Cellphone Charger

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

    June 2013 | Computerized-investing

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    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

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    PowerSkin for iPhone 5

    One-piece silicon rubber battery case for iPhone 5

    May 2013 | Computerized-investing

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    NUU MiniKey for iPhone 5

    Slide-out Bluetooth keyboard case for the iPhone 5.

    May 2013 | Computerized-investing