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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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  1. Computerized-investing »

    Apple iPad Air

    Redesigned iPad is the smallest, lightest and most powerful ever.

    November 2013 | Computerized-investing

  2. Computerized-investing »

    ROCCAT Ryos MK Glow Illuminated Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

    Customizable mechanical gaming keyboard.

    November 2013 | Computerized-investing

  3. Computerized-investing »

    Satechi Smart Travel Router

    Travel router/adapter fits four of the most common international plug configurations and features four different modes for wireless networking.

    November 2013 | Computerized-investing

  4. CI in the Journal »

    The Top Financial Apps

    A description of some of the current best financial apps for iOS and Android devices.

    November 2013 | Journal

  5. Computerized-investing »

    PC Buyer's Guide 2013

    This annual guide updates you on the latest happenings in the computing industry and helps you make an informed purchasing decision.

    November 2013 | Computerized-investing

  6. Computerized-investing »

    Phiaton Chord MS 530 Bluetooth 4.0 Noise-Canceling Headphones

    Wirelsss on-ear headphones with Bluetooth 4.0 and active noise-canceling technology.

    October 2013 | Computerized-investing

  7. Computerized-investing »

    Cambridge Audio Minx Go Portable Audio System

    Portable high-fidelity Bluetooth speaker with built-in battery.

    October 2013 | Computerized-investing

  8. Computerized-investing »

    Left Field Designs KeyClip

    Store your keys, cards, cash and USB drive in metal housing the size of a credit card.

    October 2013 | Computerized-investing

  9. Computerized-investing »

    New Trent PowerPak Xtreme NT120R 12,000 mAh battery backup

    Rugged 12,000 mAh battery pack for smartphones and tablets.

    October 2013 | Computerized-investing

  10. Computerized-investing »

    Witness to Computer Evolution

    Twenty years ago this month, the editor headed to Chicago with a Brother word processor to begin college. At that time, few could have imagined the computing power we would be carrying in our pockets or purses today.

    October 2013 | Computerized-investing

  11. Computerized-investing »

    Screening for Quality Growth, Value & Momentum

    Translating the Novy-Marx approach for finding quality value stocks into a screen using Stock Investor Pro and Excel.

    October 2013 | Computerized-investing

  12. Computerized-investing »

    Excel 2013/Office 365 Home Premium

    A look at the fundamental changes that have taken place with Office 2013 and some new features offered in Excel 2013.

    October 2013 | Computerized-investing

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    Outdoor Technology Turtle Shell Bluetooth Speaker

    Rugged, dust-proof and water-resistant Bluetooth speaker.

    September 2013 | Computerized-investing

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    Phiaton Bridge MS 500 Over-Ear Headphones

    In this age of wireless this and wireless that, the traditionalist in me appreciates running across an “old school” gadget such as wired headphones.

    September 2013 | Computerized-investing

  15. Computerized-investing »

    Morning for iOS

    App integrates the time, your calendar, news, commute time and weather into a single dashboard.

    September 2013 | Computerized-investing