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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 »

    Plantronics Voyager PRO+ Bluetooth headset

    The Voyager PRO+ headset offers excellent noise-canceling capabilities and also allows you to stream audio from Advanced Audio Distribution–enabled (A2DP) devices. Best of all, the Voyager PRO+’s comfort fit allows you to wear it for hours without any trouble.

    May 2011 | Computerized-investing

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    MEElectronics SP51P Sound Preference In-Ear Headphones With Microphone

    The MEElectronics SP51P headphones come with interchangeable tuning ports, which allow users to adjust the sound to fit their tastes. In addition, the SP51P model sports an in-line microphone and remote for hands-free talking for iPhones and many other mobile phones.

    May 2011 | Computerized-investing

  3. Computerized-investing »

    i.Sound Power View Pro

    Charging and viewing dock for Apple iPad, iPod and iPhone.

    May 2011 | Computerized-investing

  4. Stock-investor-pro »

    Tweedy, Browne’s “What Has Worked in Investing”

    May 2011 | Stock-investor-pro

  5. Computerized-investing »

    Magellan Roadmate 9055

    GPS Navigator with seven-inch wide video graphics array (WVGA) display.

    April 2011 | Computerized-investing

  6. Computerized-investing »

    Reader Benefits

    A reminder of the many extra benefits CI subscribers may be overlooking.

    April 2011 | Computerized-investing

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    Using Relative Strength Analysis to Invest in ETFs

    A look at Leslie Masonson’s approach to constructing a portfolio of exchange-traded funds based on how they rank on relative strength.

    April 2011 | Computerized-investing

  8. CI in the Journal »

    Favorite Online Spreadsheet Service

    Zoho lets you access a spreadsheet from any computer and share it with others.

    April 2011 | Journal

  9. Stock Screens »

    Tweedy, Browne: “What Has Worked in Investing”

    Mutual fund company Tweedy, Browne takes a Benjamin Graham approach by looking for smaller companies trading at low valuations.

    April 2011 | Journal

  10. Computerized-investing »

    Mercury Extreme Pro SSD

    Ultra high–performance solid-state drive (SSD).

    April 2011 | Computerized-investing

  11. Computerized-investing »

    Livio Radio Featuring Pandora

    Access your personal Pandora radio account and over 20,000 Internet radio stations without the need for a computer.

    March 2011 | Computerized-investing

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    Staying in Front of the Market With the “Stock Market Dashboard”

    Leslie Masonson believes that monitoring changes in market direction allows you to see exactly where it is going. His Stock Market Dashboard uses a combination of freely available indicators that signal when to buy, sell or stay on the sidelines.

    February 2011 | Computerized-investing

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    MEElectronics M9-SL Hi-Fi Sound-Isolating In-Ear Headphones

    February 2011 | Computerized-investing

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    Popular Stock Screen Undergoes Change

    For the January 2011 release of Stock Investor Pro, we made a modification to one of the more popular predefined screens. The *Piotroski, Joseph screen has been renamed *Piotroski: High F-Score screen and the underlying criteria has been modified.

    February 2011 | Stock-investor-pro

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    'Tis the Season

    Musings on the year that was and the year ahead.

    January 2011 | Computerized-investing