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

PhoneSuit Flex XT Pocket Charger for iPhone and iPod

April 18, 2015

Highly portable charging solution for iOS devices comes with integrated Lightning connector.

Time Will Tell Whether Apple Watch Dominates

April 18, 2015

It remains to be seen who will end up leader in the smartwatch arena and whether the device becomes as ubiquitous as the smartphone.

Bullish Percent Index

March 21, 2015

How to read the signals of a multipurpose indicator based on point & figure charts to identify possible overbought and oversold conditions, as well as possible market tops and bottoms.

CI Changes: A Look Back and a Look Forward

March 21, 2015

We mark the first anniversary of CI going digital with a review of new features that have been implemented and some that are in the works.

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.

Braven BRV-X Rugged Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker

February 21, 2015

Bluetooth speaker with an IPX7 waterproof rating and shockproof rubber exterior.

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.