Wayne A. Thorp, CFA

Vice President, Senior Financial Analyst, AAII

Wayne A. Thorp, CFA, 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.

You can follow him on Twitter: @WayneTAAII

Recent Articles by Wayne A. Thorp, CFA


September 19, 2015

A unique chart overlay that indicates the amount of volume for a particular range of closing prices.

Jabra STEP Wireless Earbuds

August 15, 2015

Bluetooth in-ear headphones.


August 15, 2015

CI’s fearless editor hands off the baton.

Mortgage Refinancing Resources

July 18, 2015

Check out these useful websites before embarking on a mortgage-refinancing quest.

Windows 10 Launch

July 18, 2015

What to expect from Microsoft’s newest operating system upgrade.

WaterField Designs Rough Rider 15-Inch Messenger Bag

June 20, 2015

A high-quality leather carrying case built to last.

Hacking the National Pastime

June 20, 2015

Latest data breach comes from inside the sacred world of baseball.

Equivolume Charts

June 20, 2015

Integrating volume with price plots makes it easier to verify the trading volume for price tops and bottoms, for support and resistance breakouts and more.

Dial-Up Users Are Ignored, But Still Exist

May 16, 2015

Verizon may overlook AOL’s dial-up customers in its bid to buy the company, even though these subscribers make up almost a quarter of overall sales.

ibattz Mojo Refuel Invictus & OtterBox Resurgence Power Case

May 16, 2015

Two battery cases for iPhone 6, one offering better protection and the other with greater battery capacity.