« Back to Author Index

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.

Articles by this Author

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.

Articles by this Author

  1. Computerized-investing »

    iWalk Amour Earphone with Mic and Multi-Function Remote Control

    Earphone headset with remote microphone and multi-function remote for smart devices.

    March 2013 | Computerized-investing

  2. Computerized-investing »

    ZAGGkeys PROplus Keyboard for iPad 2, 3 and 4

    Detachable, backlit Bluetooth keyboard for the iPad.

    March 2013 | Computerized-investing

  3. Computerized-investing »

    Eton FRX3 Safety Radio

    Multi-powered, multi-function, device-charging, weather alert radio and flashlight.

    March 2013 | Computerized-investing

  4. Computerized-investing »

    Swissvoice ePure Mobile Bluetooth Station (BH01u)

    A Bluetooth handset and speakers for making calls and listening to audio.

    February 2013 | Computerized-investing

  5. Computerized-investing »

    Plantronics BackBeat GO

    Featherweight Bluetooth stereo headset for taking calls and listening to audio.

    February 2013 | Computerized-investing

  6. Computerized-investing »

    iBattz Mojo Hi5 Power Bank Case for iPhone 5

    A snap-on battery case for iPhone 5.

    February 2013 | Computerized-investing

  7. Computerized-investing »

    Philips Wake-up Light Operated by iPhone App (HF3550)

    Sunrise simulation wake-up light with gentle alarm options and iPhone/iPod control.

    January 2013 | Computerized-investing

  8. Computerized-investing »

    Motorola Talkabout MS350R Two-Way Radios

    Rugged, waterproof two-way radio with 35-mile range.

    January 2013 | Computerized-investing

  9. Computerized-investing »

    Twitter for iOS

    The official iOS app from the popular social media service for sending tweets and monitoring your tweeps.

    January 2013 | Computerized-investing

  10. Computerized-investing »

    Phiaton PS 210 BTNC Wireless Bluetooth 3.0 & Noise Cancelling Earphones with Microphone

    Wireless “half in-ear” noise cancelling headphones for audio and hands-free calling.

    January 2013 | Computerized-investing

  11. Computerized-investing »

    Looking Back, Looking Ahead

    A review of the trends of 2012 and what might be in 2013.

    January 2013 | Computerized-investing

  12. Computerized-investing »

    The Top Technical Analysis & Charting Websites

    Comparing the best online technical tools for their charting options, technical indicators and educational resources.

    January 2013 | Computerized-investing

  13. Computerized-investing »

    Bond Prices, Returns and Volatility

    Part Two of our series on bond calculations focuses on Excel functions for measuring value and comparing bonds.

    January 2013 | Computerized-investing

  14. Stock Screens »

    2012 Year-End Screens Review: Investors Caught in Political Cliffhanger

    More than 50 of the 64 screens tracked on AAII.com posted positive returns last year, led by the value-oriented Piotroski: High F-Score screen.

    January 2013 | Journal

  15. Computerized-investing »

    Qlocktwo Classic & Qlocktwo Touch

    An analog wall and desk clock that puts time in words.

    December 2012 | Computerized-investing