Wayne A. Thorp, CFA


Vice President, Senior Financial Analyst, AAII

Wayne A. Thorp is a vice president at AAII and the editor of Computerized Investing, 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 AAII Journal on technical analysis as well as articles on stock screening and analysis. He also is 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.

You can follow him on Twitter: @WayneTAAII

Recent Articles by Wayne A. Thorp, CFA

Online Privacy: Oxymoronic?

February 21, 2015

In the wake of continued news of major cybercrimes, as well as reports of government “snooping,” the concept of online privacy is losing its meaning.

Satechi F3 Smart Monitor Stand

February 21, 2015

Adjustable monitor stand doubles as a USB 3.0 hub.

Point & Figure Charting

January 17, 2015

An overview of a unique charting technique that ignores the element of time to better highlight trends as well as support and resistance levels.

CES 2015: What Happens in Vegas Doesn’t ALWAYS Stay in Vegas

January 17, 2015

Thoughts on this year’s International Consumer Electronics Show.

Philips Brilliance LCD Monitor (241B4LPYCB)

December 20, 2014

Wide-screen, 24-inch LED display with PowerSensor to save energy, built-in speakers and USB hub.

Net New Highs

December 20, 2014

Tracking the cumulative net new highs can help you identify changes in momentum as possible market reversals.

The Year in Review

December 20, 2014

A look back at events both at Computerized Investing and the markets during 2014.

Black Friday Pales in Comparison to China’s “Singles’ Day”

November 15, 2014

As consumers in China celebrate their biggest shopping day and the U.S. prepares for the holiday shopping season, we offer our annual PC Buyer’s Guide.

PC Buyer’s Guide 2014

November 15, 2014

Which computer system is best for performing investing-related tasks such as analysis, research and tracking? Our annual update can help you decide what you need.

Das Keyboard 4 Professional Mechanical Keyboard

November 15, 2014

Updated mechanical keyboard with dedicated media hardware and high-speed USB port.